Polly Letofsky left her home and headed west across 4 continents and over 14,000 miles - by foot - to become the first woman to walk around the world.
As an awareness campaign for breast cancer strangers welcomed her into their homes. But is was never an easy road; Polly struggled with earthquakes, muggings, languages, even religious riots. The ultimate challenge came in the middle of Polly’s journey when September 11 flung us all into a crossroads in world history.
Your audiences will walk away with a renewed commitment to achieve the seemingly unachievable, determined to move past the unexpected obstacles and embrace a new spirit towards their lives and work.
Polly delivered her inspirational, challenging story in a down home, neighborly way. All of us walked away with new skills to overcome adversity and still [More]
Polly inspired our team to not focus on how to quit, but rather how to restructure and reach out –when facing your difficult issues. She is an example of strength and perseverance [More]
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"Our members took the message of commitment, dedication and overcoming obstacles into the workplace, which has boosted our collective energy. Thank you so [More]
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"Polly was just what our women’s division was looking for...an intelligent, engaging and humorous speaker. All ages, 25-88 yrs old, were unanimously mesmerized by her [More]
"Polly spoke to a crowded house leaving the audience captivated for 45 minutes. She received a standing ovation, something that has never happened for any of our [More]
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