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Richmond, Virginia, US
Zim volunteer crop
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...
University of Scranton students participating in a service trip to Nicaragua.
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...
Professors trekked through the inside of a glacier during an exploratory trip.
My name is Jenny Burkholder and I’m a Tour Coordinator at Fellowship Travel International (FTI). This January, I had the honor of hosting an amazing group of faculty and staff on an exploratory trip to Iceland. The group represented 13 colleges and universities across the country that were interested in developing a short-term program in Iceland. Together, we toured Reykjavik,...
Each month, we choose a member of our team to brag about, so you can learn about who we are here at FTI. This month, we're shining the spotlight on our Vice President, Jeremy Lawhorn, known for his kind heart & passion for people. We are grateful for his many years of service & look forward to what’s in...
Professor in Havana, Cuba teaching in front of a blackboard.
Cuba is education focused. As a result, its people are exceptionally receptive to educational groups. People-to-people trips allow you to engage in open discussion with the Cuban people, while studying an array of academic foci. In addition to Cuba’s vibrant culture & complex history, students can study a variety of subjects ranging from Political Science to the Arts. 1. Healthcare...
Indianapolis, IN
Fellowship Travel International will be exhibiting at the 29th Nazarene General Assembly in Indianapolis. This quadrennial event draws a crowd of nearly 20,000 church leaders & goers, ready to serve the world & fulfill the Great Commission. We are looking forward to meeting with Work and Witness teams, universities, group leaders & individual missionaries who are committed to expanding their...
Tubing 2016
The entire team at FTI would like to thank you for choosing us as your travel partner in 2016. 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. New FTI Team Members Last year, seven new employees joined the FTI family!...
2015 Jenny Israel FAM
The entire team at FTI would like to thank you for choosing us as your travel partner in 2015. It was an honor to help our clients in their efforts to help the less fortunate, assist in community development projects & offer students experiential learning opportunities, among a number of other worthwhile endeavors. We love to hear about the...
Traveling is wonderful in many ways, but sometimes it can weaken your immune system, making you more susceptible to illness. It's important to take extra precautions to keep yourself healthy, so we've made a list of tips to remember for your next trip. Wash Your Hands Whether you're on a plane, train, or coach, the best way to make sure...
Travel App Map
Whether you purchase one of our international cell phones or decide to buy one of our SIM/Data cards to use in your unlocked phone, tablet or laptop, we think you'll love these travel apps! Trip Lingo Sound like a local with Trip Lingo! This app allows you to select relevant phrases for your upcoming trips. It will show you the formal or casual ways to say...