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Client Spotlight: Steve James with Kenya Relief

During the fall of 2001, Steve James and his wife received the most crushing phone call a parent could fathom. Their 19-year-old daughter, Brittney, was found unresponsive in her college apartment. Though devastated, the couple focused their grief on a way to give her death purpose, to keep her memory alive. At the time, she had been sponsoring a child in...

Augusta University’s Exploration of Genetics and Biology in Iceland

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Over the years, we've had the pleasure of working with Augusta University on a variety of international programs. The University's mission is to inspire and build world citizens who are international leaders in service, research, and teaching. They encourage and support study abroad, and we're thankful for the opportunity to help create these memorable travel experiences. Last year, we partnered...

Church Leaders’ Vision Trip to Romania

Fellowship Travel is offering group leaders an opportunity to travel with us this September to see how God is at work in Romania.  The goal is to network churches who have a heart for missions with our ministry partner who is in need of incoming teams. During the trip, visit project sites where your teams can work with local...

Employee Spotlight: Tish Marrero-Stone

In April of 2012, we added Tish-Marrero Stone to the FTI family. She previously worked in the travel industry for more than 15 years as a tour guide, United Service Director, and flight attendant. Tish is known around the office for her moxie and dedication, but above all, love for her family. She's brought so much life and laughter to the...

Tried & True Fundraising Ideas for Your Students

You’ve corralled a group of eager students for a short-term study abroad or service trip and the first training session is about to commence. The biggest question on your mind (and your students') is how they're going to pay for it. The 3 keys to fundraising are: Creatively informing potential donors about the cause Keeping the process simple, thoughtful, and...

New Year Updates From FTI

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The entire team at FTI would like to thank you for choosing us as your travel partner in 2017. As always, it’s an honor to be able to plan trips that change lives! We’d like to take a moment to share some of the exciting things that have been happening. FTI Team Members In 2017, we celebrated two milestone work anniversaries! Joan...

Gift Ideas For Humanitarian Travelers

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Everyone knows that one friend or family member who spends their vacations volunteering around the world. They can be the hardest to shop for. After all, what gift do you get for someone who has dedicated their lives to giving? Lucky for you, we've put together the ultimate gift guide for the humanitarian traveler in your life! 1. A Way to...

The University of Scranton’s Dedication to Service Trips

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We recently spoke with Barbara King, the International Service Programs (ISP) Coordinator at the University of Scranton. FTI has worked with Ms. King to plan a variety of ISP trips. Her passion for what she does inspired us to learn more about her experiences and perspectives on service learning. ISP trips are 7-10 day service projects that address the needs of the marginalized in developing...

Oberammergau Packages Still Available for Your Group!

Held only once a decade, the Oberammergau Passion Play will be performed 102 times from May through October 2020. This biennial event sells out up to a year in advance, much like the World Cup, Olympics, and Superbowl. The History During the 17th century, the people of Oberammergau, Germany made a vow to God that if He spared them from the...

Meet with us at Synergize 2018!

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Fellowship Travel will be exhibiting at Billion Soul's Synergize Conference 2018 this January! 800 pastors & church leaders will come together in Orlando, Florida to mobilize their congregations & fulfill the Great Commission. See you there! Our founder, Wayne Lawhorn & Group Sales Manager, Jeff Compton will be available to answer any questions you may have. Set up an appointment through...