“YOU TAKE THE VACATION, WE MAKE THE DONATION!”

“YOU TAKE THE VACATION, WE MAKE THE DONATION!”

by Epaminondas Dimitriadis

How would you feel knowing that every time you book a hotel, rent a car, cruise, airfare or resort vacation 50% of the booking commission goes to the charity of your choice? Like someone who cares? Who makes an impact? Someone who can finally make a change in the world? If the answer is yes, then you should join Megan Maloney founder of Charity Pro Travel an international travel site powered by the Priceline Partner Network that raises money for charities and organizations around the globe.

Charity Pro Travel is based on an idea Megan Maloney had at […]

This Travel Site Donates Half its Commissions to Charity

This Travel Site Donates Half its Commissions to Charity

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At only 19 years old, Megan Maloney founded Charity Pro Travel, an international travel site that donates 50 percent of the commission to charities and organizations around the globe.
The idea began as an “aha moment” at age 11 when, after losing family members to cancer, Megan went to her father with the thought of raising money for cancer research through travel. At the time, a simple proof of concept showed that it wasn’t going to work, so they put the idea on the shelf until recently when she partnered with now-CEO Keith Hudson, a family friend […]

Local Girl Raises Money for Charities through Her Website

Local Girl Raises Money for Charities through Her Website

Started Website When She Was 11-Years-Old

By: Lauren Langer

PEKIN, IL – A young entrepreneur is fueling her passion to help others through a website she created when she was just 11-years-old.

Megan Maloney founded Charity Pro Travel.

After seeing family members diagnosed with cancer, she was inspired to find a way to raise money for charities.
It’s her efforts that make her a CI Hero.

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Stand Up 2 Cancer – CBS Interview

Stand Up 2 Cancer – CBS Interview

An interview by CBS on Megans ambition, Check it out!

“No family should have to go through this big disease.” As a remarkable 11 year old who likes to shop and play sports but what sets her apart from other kids her age is her passion to mix business with charity to find a cure for cancer.  This experience has strengthened her relationship with her father who has a passion for people, travel & marketing.  Wouldn’t it be awesome to tie in your travel site with helping to raise funding for caner research.

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Hollywood Takes A Stand & Unites For An Unprecedented Television Broadcast

Hollywood Takes A Stand & Unites For An Unprecedented Television Broadcast

July 29, 2008 – An extraordinary line-up of actors, musicians, athletes and journalists have banded together for Stand Up To Cancer (www.standup2cancer.org) the ground breaking initiative aimed at raising funds to accelerate cancer research and bring new therapies to patients more quickly in order to end cancer’s reign as a leading cause of death. Harnessing the power and influence of the media, many of the world’s most renowned entertainers have pledged their full support for this historic, nationally-televised program, simultaneously broadcast live and commercial-free on ABC, CBS and NBC on September 5, 2008 at 8pm EST and PST. In addition, […]