DB 054: Adaptive Training Foundation Founder David Vobora On New Beginnings & Finding Purpose

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TODAY’S GUEST

Eva and Olga are thrilled to welcome David Vobora to the Dream Big Podcast.  David is former NFL linebacker who was forced to retirement after a career-ending shoulder injury.   After struggling to find his new life purpose, David found meaning by starting his gym Performance Vault and founding the Adaptive Training Foundation where he works with athletes of all types – professional, Olympic, collegiate, tactical forces and adaptive athletes.

David and Travis Mills, a retired United States Army Staff Sergeant and quadruple amputee, are doing incredible work through the Adaptive Training Foundation by offering training to our wounded warriors who have suffered life-altering injuries.   Their mission is to empower the human athlete, restore hope through movement, and redefine the limits of individuals with disabilities.   David’s enthusiasm and optimism is contagious, and we know you will be inspired after listening to this interview!

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • David talks about his hometown and his first career as a football player.
  • How David coped with his shoulder injury and how he found his life’s purpose.
  • The event that inspired him to start Adaptive Training Foundation.
  • David shares the most rewarding aspect of starting the Adaptive Training Foundation.
  • David’s favorite physical exercise.
  • David’s daily routines and how he spend most of his mornings.
  • What David considers his greatest achievement so far.
  • David’s advice to his 10-year old self.
  • David’s family mantra.
  • David’s BIG DREAM for the future.
  • An overview on David’s upcoming book, The Hope Dealer.

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The sponsor of today’s episode is Datevitation.com where you can create a custom love coupon book full of fun activities to do with the ones you love.  We love the selection of over 500+ activity ideas — and Datevitation has great options for books for kids to their parents, for parents to their kids, and for of course the classic romantic book for grown-ups to each other.   They even have an option to upload your photos and you can add your face to the adorable illustration options.  Eva made me a Datevitation book for my birthday last year and it was my favorite gift by far.  We had so much fun doing the activities in the book together and creating lifelong memories.

Special Deal – For our Dream Big community, Datevitation is offering a custom Datevitation book starting at just $15 including free shipping.   That’s $15 for a completely custom gift — including shipping.   You get to pick the cover of your choice, 5 date activities, and can even add your photos to the illustrations.  If you would like to add more than 5 pages, you can do that for $1 each.  Just use the code DREAMBIG at checkout to take advantage of this amazing deal for a limited time only. You can get started here.

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DB 053: 13-year-old Lokaa Krishna, Happy Hearts Happy World Founder, On Inspiring Change and Spreading Love

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TODAY’S GUEST

This week, Eva and Olga welcome Lokaa Krisha, who is 13-years-old making her our youngest guest ever.  But as you’ll see Lokaa is already dreaming big and making a huge difference in the life of orphans in India.  Lokaa is the daughter of Preeta Ji who was on our show in Episode 38 and shared a powerful meditation that our audience loved. We were thrilled when Preeta Ji suggested we have Lokaa on as our guest.  

Lokaa is the founder of Happy Hearts Happy World, a foundation with a vision of having children from all races, all cultures, and all nations to come together to serve the needy children of the world.  HHHW is run and led by children between ages 5 and 15 who are drawn from many nations and set their own service projects and creatively cooperate with each other for the fulfillment of their mission.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • Lokaa explains what an orphanage is.
  • The inspiring story behind Lokaa’s decision to start Happy Hearts, Happy World, a foundation that helps orphans in India.
  • The first thing Lokaa did when she decided that she wanted to help the kids in the orphanage.
  • Lokaa’s big dream for Happy Hearts, Happy World.
  • Lokaa’s new project, Healthy Food for Healthy Mind.
  • Things Lokaa does for fun!
  • How often Lokaa travels with her parents.
  • Lokaa’s best advice to kids about making friends.

RESOURCES

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THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR, DATEVITATION

The sponsor of today’s episode is Datevitation.com where you can create a custom love coupon book full of fun activities to do with the ones you love.  We love the selection of over 500+ activity ideas — and Datevitation has great options for books for kids to their parents, for parents to their kids, and for of course the classic romantic book for grown-ups to each other.   They even have an option to upload your photos and you can add your face to the adorable illustration options.  Eva made me a Datevitation book for my birthday last year and it was my favorite gift by far.  We had so much fun doing the activities in the book together and creating lifelong memories.

Special Deal – For our Dream Big community, Datevitation is offering a custom Datevitation book starting at just $15 including free shipping.   That’s $15 for a completely custom gift — including shipping.   You get to pick the cover of your choice, 5 date activities, and can even add your photos to the illustrations.  If you would like to add more than 5 pages, you can do that for $1 each.  Just use the code DREAMBIG at checkout to take advantage of this amazing deal for a limited time only. You can get started here.

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If you received value from our podcast, we would greatly appreciate if you could take a minute to leave us a review on iTunes review on iTunes here. This helps us get more exposure for the podcast and in turn allows us to inspire more people to dream big. We read each and every review and are so grateful to our listeners who have taken the time to write us one. For a limited time only, as a way to say thank you for taking the time to leave an honest review, we will mail you 48 free personalized stickers! Follow the instructions at DreamBigPodcast.com/bonus to get your free stickers!

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