Category Archives: Press

New Beginnings For LOOTB

Life Out of the Box update 2017

Hello friends! It has been a long time since we have updated you on our journey. A lot has happened, a lot has changed–but we’ve missed you all and are very excited to share the big things we’ve been working on. The last update on the blog was an announcement about the great news of […]

LOOTB Named 2015 USA Creative Business Cup Runner-Up

  We are happy to announce that ‪Life Out of the Box was recently chosen as the 2015 USA Creative Business Cup runner-up! LOOTB will be one of two companies to represent the United States in Copenhagen, Denmark during Global Entrepreneurship Week in November. While we were in Guatemala, we were notified by several supporters that […]

The Life Out of the Box Tedx Talk

Earlier this month, we were invited to share our story of creating Life Out of the Box and our idea that others can use business to do good in the world on the TEDx stage. It was an experience of a lifetime and we were honored to be able to share our journey. Reflecting on our beginnings makes […]

Life Out of the Box in Oklahoma

  As you all know, a few months ago, Jonathon and I made the big decision to take our business into Oklahoma State University’s incubator to grow the business to new heights. Since we’ve been here, there have been a lot of exciting things happening within the company and our growth has been huge. We […]

Life Out of the Box + Entrepreneur on Fire

Creating a social venture from scratch requires hours of labor into our business. Though it has been a wild ride, we still wake up excited everyday as we attempt to progress the business one step closer to our dream. One thing that keeps us motivated through it all is listening to podcast interviews with other […]

LOOTB on House Hunters International in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

Tomorrow evening (May 27th at 7pm EST) the beginning of our story when we moved to San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua to start Life Out of the Box will be shared, once again, on HGTV’s House Hunters International. We’ve come along way since we left everything behind in California to pursue our dreams of traveling […]

Zero to Travel Podcast Interview With LOOTB

We are proud to share with you all our most recent podcast interview with Zero To Travel. We had a great time sharing our adventures of traveling around the world as well as describing the inner workings of our social venture Life Out of the Box. You can listen to the podcast & view the show notes […]

LOOTB in The Pine Cone Newspaper

We’re excited to share with you all an article about Life Out of the Box that was featured in the newspaper publication, The Pine Cone. It tells the story of how we started in Nicaragua all the way through Morocco and where we are now. We’ve come a long way since we left California back […]

Life Out of the Box + Generosity Philosophy Podcast

We’re excited to share with you all an interview we did for a wonderful podcast called Generosity Philosophy.  Kim Trumbo, the host of the show, started Generosity Philosophy to make a more meaningful difference in the world by sharing inspirational stories of people doing good things around the world. So when she asked us to […]

LOOTB Presents to Universities

Our goal in the USA was to spread LOOTB in person to as many people as possible. After being back in the states for a few weeks we realized that there were a lot of other people who wanted the same things as us: to go after their dreams, explore the world and help others […]