Jefferson Memorial, Capitol Building, Washington Monument, Washington, D.C.

Sarah Wyland

Learn More About Our Helping Hands Scholarships

WorldStrides’ employees are committed to giving every student the opportunity to travel with us to amazing destinations. That’s why we work hard each year to raise money for the Helping Hands Scholarship, now available for students traveling with both our Discoveries and OnStage programs. Fu... Read More

Jefferson Memorial

Sarah Wyland

Download: WorldStrides Fundraising Guide

We picked the brains of both WorldStrides employees and teachers for their best suggestions on useful fundraising campaigns to help raise money for educational travel opportunities. Download the WorldStrides Fundraising Guide below for all sorts of ideas, whether you’re headed to a music festival,... Read More

Take your students to Madrid and Barcelona, Spain

Sarah Wyland

Fundraising Hall of Fame: Alex Wheeler

As part of our inaugural Fundraiser Hall of Fame series, we’d like to introduce to you to our first inductee, Alex Wheeler! Alex traveled with WorldStrides in March of 2014 to Spain and France. Now a junior at Murray State University, Alex was inspired to double major in history education and Span... Read More

Happy Students Traveling

Sarah Wyland

How To Send a Gift of Education e-Card

WorldStrides is committed to giving every student the opportunity to travel with us to amazing destinations. We offer several fundraising and financial assistance tools to help students make their trip a reality, including our most successful fundraising tool, the Gift of Education e-cards! Gift of... Read More

Worldstrides Sarasota, Florida

Sarah Wyland

Fundraising Ideas From Our Program Leaders

Fundraising is a great way for groups to offset trip costs and allow more students to the opportunity to travel. We’re always looking for new and creative ways to raise funds to share with our program leaders, parents, and students. We recently asked our program leaders to share some of their be... Read More

Airport Arrival to Washington, D.C.

Sarah Wyland

5 Tips For Choosing A Fundraiser For Your Trip

Many groups that travel with us choose to hold fundraisers to offset trip costs and allow as many students as possible to experience the benefits and excitement of educational travel. Some of the unique fundraising opportunities we’ve heard of lately have included benefit performances, face painti... Read More

Fundraising

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Fundraising (Part 2)

If you read the first part of this blog, Fun-d-raising (Part 1), then you know I view fundraising as more than raising funds. The key points I covered were: raising funds (obviously!) personal growth in responsibility, organization, entrepreneurship, and self-respect communication to the community a... Read More