Learning The World

$5,730 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 58 people in 37 months
Hello everyone,

My name is Heidi Holmes and I am 24 years young. In April I have worked at Wild Pitch Sports Bar in Frisco for 5 years (formerly 3rd Base aka "Third"). The whole time I have been at Third I have worked both full-time and gone to school full-time. I have my Associates in Arts from Richland College and this December I am graduating from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor in Science for Integrative Studies with focus in Business, Sociology, and Learning Technologies along with a minor in Philosophy. It has been a beautiful but bumpy road along the way.

Last year I had originally planned to spend Spring Break visiting a friend in Europe. However, the opportunity has risen for me to backpack across Europe for almost a month. It seems things have fallen into place because my professors and Third have arranged to let me go embark on this journey of a lifetime.

That being said, this new experience is accompanied by unforseen costs. The money raised will help house and feed me while I am over there and help to pay bills here while I'm away. It is also in case of emergencies should any extra costs arise. This is going to be a learning experience that shapes me into the person I am intended to be (a better me). During this time, I will keep a daily blog so that you all can watch me grow, change, and aspire. I will be backpacking, living minimally, and staying in hostels with a friend(s). In addition to this, whoever donates will receive a personal "thank you" postcard from me from somewhere in Europe.

Should there be any money leftover, I plan on putting it towards school expenses or savings for a business I have in mind once I graduate. It will be healthy, happy, good for the planet, and good for people. That's all I can tell you, so rest assured all contributions go towards something greater.

So, please, donate what you can & share my story with your friends, family, and Facebook because without you all, it wouldn't be happening.

Find me on Instagram @LearningTheWorld and stay tuned for my blog link!

Thank you and love you all,

Heidi Holmes
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Thank you again to everyone who has contributed!! ❤️❤️❤️
Don't forget to follow/share my blog at

And follow my
Instagram @LearningTheWorld
Twitter @HeidiMHolmes
Or you can all Email me: LearningTheWorld@ImageVision.com

Also, if you download the Tango app we can text & send pics when I am connected to Wifi ☺️

#LearningTheWorld #GoingGlobal #ImageVision
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Hey everyone, I just wanted to let you know I finally made my first blog post!
Check it out at
to learn where to follow me on Twitter and Instagram!

In addition to that I have been working with a company called ImageVision so that you may view pictures that I post along the way! If you would like for me to answer a question on my blog or keep in contact with me please email me at LearningTheWorld@ImageVision.com

Thank you all so much for your continued support<3
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Hey everyone, I just wanted to let you all know I will have my blog and other accounts up this weekend! Sorry for the delay but please stay tuned for more information!!

Thank you all so much!
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$5,730 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 58 people in 37 months
Created February 18, 2015
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Beth goza
36 months ago

Go get 'em Heidi!

Stuart Schmitz
36 months ago

Heidi, hope that you have the time of your life "Thundering Herd"

jose azcue
36 months ago

Have fun.

37 months ago
37 months ago
Taylor Lozenko
37 months ago

I hope you have the time of your life, prayers for safe travels coming your way!

37 months ago
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