The Temple White family jumped out of a perfectly fine middle class rut, got rid of their stuff, grabbed their backpacks, and volunteered around the world for nine months on an uncharted journey. It was an idea seeded fifteen years before through a conversation on a plane and two simple words – What If?
With the words “You’re crazy!” echoing in their ears, John, Jody, Riley, 16, and Allison, 11, waved goodbye to life as they knew it and took the leap into global travel without prior experience. Their only agenda was to learn through experience – to learn about the world, themselves, and each other – and to volunteer where they could. The low-budget, high-adventure trip covered over 60,000 miles and took them to 24 countries and 85 cities.
Read more about the family here.