ASEA’s Advancing Life Foundation Focuses on Others for Giving Tuesday


It’s a wonderful time of year, and the most deserving recipients of the spirit of giving are those who make it possible for us to live the way we do. Generally given less attention than highly advertised days like Black Friday or Cyber Monday, perhaps the most important event every holiday season benefitting folks nationwide … Continue reading ASEA’s Advancing Life Foundation Focuses on Others for Giving Tuesday

Champion Triathlete Shawn Burke Finds Healing from Veteran PTSD Through Service in Ecuador


Triathlete Shaw Burke is known for competing in over 200 triathlons and 19 Ironman competitions, winning 50 gold medals and 3 silvers over the course of his career. But behind his tough-guy exterior lived an untold story about his time spent in the military and the ways his experiences during that time have plagued him … Continue reading Champion Triathlete Shawn Burke Finds Healing from Veteran PTSD Through Service in Ecuador

Advancing Life’s ‘Ride for Freedom’ with Orange County Choppers Raises Proceeds for O.U.R. Initiatives


When the Advancing Life Foundation heard that ASEA was pairing up with Orange County Choppers, they jumped at the chance to help organize a special event to raise money for their charitable partners, Operation Underground Railroad and St. Jude’s. The OCC team was on-site at ASEA’s Convention to unveil the custom ASEA bike they had … Continue reading Advancing Life’s ‘Ride for Freedom’ with Orange County Choppers Raises Proceeds for O.U.R. Initiatives

Advancing Life Partners with Vision Cambodia for a New Education Center, ASEA Annual Convention Brings in Record Donations


At the recent ASEA 2019 Global Convention in Las Vegas, the ASEA Advancing Life Foundation announced its newest partnership for breaking the cycle of poverty, suffering, and abuse: The organization is called Vision Cambodia, and their sole focus is improving the quality of life for rural Cambodians. At the convention where the announcement was made, … Continue reading Advancing Life Partners with Vision Cambodia for a New Education Center, ASEA Annual Convention Brings in Record Donations

2019 Ecuador Expedition Offers Villagers & Volunteers a Life-Changing Experience


Every year ASEA volunteers look forward to joining the Advancing Life Foundation for an extraordinary hands-on expedition. With past efforts focused on building the foundation of the Inta-Kara Advancing Life Center—a unique learning institute—in rural Ecuador, this year’s expedition began with enough work completed to see student enrollments just around the corner! On Sunday, 14 … Continue reading 2019 Ecuador Expedition Offers Villagers & Volunteers a Life-Changing Experience

Advancing Life Volunteers Share Heartwarming Stories from Cotacachi, Ecuador


Now in its third year, the work of ASEA Advancing Life in Cotacachi, Ecuador, continued this summer with the first of 2019’s two expedition groups making an unforgettable impact in June. The volunteers who aided in the building of a vocational campus furthered progress toward the end goal of training local villagers with skills for … Continue reading Advancing Life Volunteers Share Heartwarming Stories from Cotacachi, Ecuador

Tracking down Evidence, Preventing Suicide


The ASEA Advancing Life Foundation has funded the training of a third electronics storage detection (ESD) law enforcement dog for Operation Underground Railroad. Once trained, this dog will be able to locate hidden electronic devices as small as thumb drives in the investigative work of bringing child sex traffickers to justice. The dog’s name is … Continue reading Tracking down Evidence, Preventing Suicide

Volunteers Dedicate A Week of Service to Local Community, Sponsored by Advancing Life


Every year, members of the ASEA corporate staff participate in a week of service planned in alliance with the ASEA Advancing Life Foundation, which is dedicated to helping others in need throughout the community. ASEA has been holding service events with the motto ‘Have an Impact, Make a Difference’ for years, and the company has … Continue reading Volunteers Dedicate A Week of Service to Local Community, Sponsored by Advancing Life

Advancing Life Foundation sponsors 3 police dogs to aid in the fight against human trafficking


Funds raised by Advancing Life Foundation donors will now be credited to training amazing police dogs in two different states. Police dogs are helping Operation Underground Railroad track down perpetrators of human trafficking and keep them from harming children. Advancing Life’s favorite dog and sponsee, Banner the dog and his partner, police officer Kathy are … Continue reading Advancing Life Foundation sponsors 3 police dogs to aid in the fight against human trafficking