Break Free Expeditions Limited was set up to provide cost effective travel options connecting people with poverty projects around the world. If you have ever felt you wanted to do more to help the worlds poor than donate money, then Break Free Expeditions are for you!
We give you the opportunity to help break the cycle of poverty first hand by actually hammering in the nails of a new home and feeding the hungry. You just need a willingness to help as
Our projects include:
Mexico, where we build homes for the poor in the slums of Tijuana on the Baja Peninsula.
Uganda - where we partner with TEAR FUND at Watoto Children's Village to look after orphaned babies at Baby Watoto.
Fiji - where we partner with a local training school to build homes for the poor
Cambodia - where we partner with Tabitha Foundation to build homes for the rural poor
Vanuatu - where we partner to build homes and toilets and showers for the poor around Port Vila.
Peru - where we partner with Fuller Centre for Housing to build for the poor.
Break Free Expeditions was founded by Diana Judge in 2008. Prior to this Diana was CEO of Global Tribe, the aid organization for the US based, #1 Christian touring band, newsboys. During 2007, Diana helped raise over US$1.0m in aid to help the plight of the poor, as well as leading teams to build 5 homes and 2 school classrooms in Mexico. Prior to this, Diana held a number of senior global and regional executive roles with Royal Dutch Shell subsidiaries in New Zealand, Australia, the Asia Pacific Region and the United States. She also brings management experience from the finance and commercial construction industries, and serves as a director on several private company boards. Passionate about helping people escape from the plight of poverty, Diana brings her wide corporate and international travel experience, along with hands on aid work to Break Free Expeditions. Diana currently resides in Papamoa Beach, New Zealand.