Erin Michelson



adventure philanthropist

Erin provides strategic advisory services to help
citizen sector and for-profit institutions grow their philanthropic business.

Erin’s writing reflects her approach to positive philanthropy
and how we can incorporate giving into every aspect of our lives.

A seasoned professional speaker, Erin has an open, lively style,
and her presentations are filled with personal stories and insider tips.

The original Adventure Philanthropist, Erin hosts workshops on
fundraising and nonprofit strategy around the world.

Living a nomadic life, Erin continues
to consult, volunteer and travel widely.

Erin’s  travels and philanthropy
have been profiled in major media outlets.

Through her work and writing, Erin Michelson shares with us how engaging in philanthropy can enrich our lives both personally and professionally.

Christened “The New Philanthropist” by National Geographic Traveler magazine, Erin is author of the Adventure Philanthropist Series and a frequent speaker on strategic philanthropy at corporations, schools, and civic organizations.

Consulting with nonprofit organizations worldwide, Erin lives a nomadic life. She volunteers and travels widely, writing about her adventures on her blog: