Menu

randy

About Randy LeGrant

Randy LeGrant is the Executive Director of GeoVisions. At GeoVisions we believe experiences are more important than landmarks.
15 Apr 2016

Feel Happy. Feel Fulfilled. Feel GeoVisions

By |April 15th, 2016|Categories: Life Below the Cloud|Tags: , , |0 Comments

“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all." J.K. Rowling If you want to feel happy, do something for yourself. If you want to feel fulfilled, do something for someone else. During a 75 year old study at Harvard [...]

3 Apr 2016

What Happens When You Decide To Trust GeoVisions?

By |April 3rd, 2016|Categories: Life Below the Cloud|Tags: , |0 Comments

What happens when you make a decision to trust someone?  Or an organization?  How do others earn your trust?  What do we do or write that causes you to trust GeoVisions?  Or, do you "grant" us your trust? Trust emerges when we have a sense that another person or organization is driven by things other than [...]

25 Oct 2015

Welcome To Life Below The Cloud

By |October 25th, 2015|Categories: Life Below the Cloud|Tags: |0 Comments

A couple of months ago, I requested that our web design team set up a second Blog area on the GeoVisions site to give me a spot to write. Years ago, I wrote the GeoVisions Blog by myself and lacking a lot of direction, it was a "free-form" Blog and I pretty much wrote about whatever [...]

1 May 2015

Nick Fradiani Day In Guilford

By |May 1st, 2015|Categories: Work Abroad|0 Comments

We're celebrating Nick Fradiani Day here in Guilford.  Who is Nick?  Well, he's made it into the final four of American Idol ... and he's from Guilford, just like GeoVisions.  We'll be posting photos and video all day as all the schools in Guilford celebrate with a parade up Whitfield Street and then an American [...]

24 Apr 2015

Our Newest GeoVisions Travel Video Has Arrived

By |April 24th, 2015|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

It is always very exciting around here when a new GeoVisions travel video arrives.  We try to produce 3 to 4 new videos a year ... so when a new one debuts we are always excited and we try our best to sit back and be a little patient as comments roll in.   Find [...]

1 Apr 2015

We Believe Your Life Has Purpose

By |April 1st, 2015|Categories: Latest News|Comments Off on We Believe Your Life Has Purpose

We believe your life has purpose.  We want to share an incredible photo of one of our Au Pairs in France who is leaving later this month to return to her home here in the U.S.  The photo is of Aubrey and the four children she took care of as an Au Pair for the [...]

27 Mar 2015

Preparing The Best Volunteer Abroad Programs

By |March 27th, 2015|Categories: Volunteer Abroad|Tags: , |0 Comments

As the Executive Director of GeoVisions, it's my job to make sure all of our programs are safe.  That is paramount.  And once we know safety issues are met, the next thing we look for to deliver the best volunteer abroad programs is uniqueness. Last week, I made my pilgrimage to the WETM / IAPA [...]

12 Mar 2015

Six Travel Grants Available For South Africa

By |March 12th, 2015|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

No matter where you live in the world, there’s something special about kids and summer camp:  the smiles, the laughter, and the memories to last a lifetime. GeoVisions is awarding six travel grants to deserving participants for our newest Camp Counselor summer program in Zululand, South Africa. If you are passionate about making a difference [...]

14 Feb 2015

Help Us Win A FedEx Grant

By |February 14th, 2015|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

GeoVisions has made it into the next level of the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. We're trying to win a $25,000 grant, which will provide 50, $500 travel grants to deserving volunteers, au pairs and teachers going abroad in 2015 and 2016. Just click the Vote For GeoVisions link above. We are now in the [...]

13 Feb 2015

When Working Abroad Valentine’s Day Is Global

By |February 13th, 2015|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: |0 Comments

So where did the world get this holiday named Valentine’s Day? Most sources say it’s a day named for a Christian martyr and dates back to the 5th century but has origins in the Roman holiday Lupercalia. The roots of St. Valentine’s Day lie in the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalia, which was celebrated on [...]