Emmy Award-winning Journeys For Good™ Announces Corporate Voluntourism Program
SAN FRANCISCO - July 11, 2016 - PRLog -- Journeys for Good™, in partnership with leading voluntour operator Globe Aware, has announced an innovative program which combines global charitable projects with multi-platform storytelling for rich and rewarding employee engagement.
The program is a unique combination of voluntourism and original video content produced by San Francisco video production company Bayside Entertainment. The videos tell the story of each volunteer adventure from beginning to end, providing context and celebrating participants' efforts.
Executive Producer Joanie Wynn explained, "We know firsthand how transformative volunteer trips are and original video is a great way to amplify and share the experiences. We've had success with our public television programs and are now bringing the concept to companies who want to offer these rewarding trips to their employees."
Journeys for Good™ corporate programs offer sustained engagement through multiple touchpoints before, during and after the trips. Human resource and CSR managers can tap into these customized programs to enhance their employee engagement, team building, recruitment and incentive efforts. The trips foster company pride, community connection & personal growth, all while celebrating goodwill and global citizenry.
Creative Director Steve Wynn added, "Many companies today need innovative ways to attract and retain employees - especially millennials. This generation, and the ones that follow, embrace different motivations and are looking for companies that take a different approach to reach & retain them."
ABOUT JOURNEYS FOR GOOD™
Multiple Emmy and Telly award-winning Journeys for Good™ is a travel series like no other, combining the adventure of global travel with the rewards of giving back.
As volunteers travel to participate in service projects around the world, cultural differences disappear as they work with locals to create positive change. Though the change may seem small, the process awakens new perspectives and brings benefits far beyond the trip itself.
With a diverse set of locations and projects, Journeys for Good™ tells compelling stories about building connections and breaking down barriers, finding yourself through helping others, giving back and receiving so much more in return.
Journeys for Good™ has profiled volunteer trips in Tanzania, Cambodia and Nicaragua. The resulting award-winning content has been featured on public television and the web.
ABOUT GLOBE AWARE
Globe Aware, a non-profit 501(c)(3), develops short-term volunteer programs in international environments that encourage people to immerse themselves in a unique way of giving back. An experienced voluntour industry leader, Globe Aware operates trips around the globe, offering a wide selection of opportunities throughout Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe and the Caribbean.
ABOUT BAYSIDE ENTERTAINMENT
Bayside Entertainment, LLC is a San Francisco video production company and creative agency. The company has provided its storytelling savvy and production expertise to clients around the world for the past twenty years, producing award-winning content for broadcast and corporate marketing.