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  • 1. Access to the World through Travel and Exchanges South African Student Exchange Trips Walter Payton College Prep Sam Dyson July 11, 2008
  • 2. Timeline 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2000 First Zulu Seminar Scouting Trip Spring Trip Chicago-to-Durban Fall Trip Durban-to-Chicago Payton opens Casablanca Exchange Found Vukuzakhe HS
  • 3. Defining Success
    • Ubuntu
  • 4. Ubuntu by means of other people.” Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu. Umu ntu ngumu ntu ngaba ntu . “ A person is a person
  • 5. Defining Success
    • Ubuntu--a focus on relationships
    • Two-way exchange
  • 6. Achieving Success Educationally Logistically • Students as ambassadors • Space to struggle and reflect • Collaborative partnerships • Planning Team: parents, chaperones, travel agent, treasurer • Scouting Trip
  • 7.  
  • 8. Fundraising Summary
  • 9. Trip Cost Comparison Chicago to Durban Durban to Chicago
  • 10. Trip Cost Comparison Types of Costs
  • 11. Four Basic Fundraising Tips • Target individual donors • Create a compelling letter • Use tax-exempt account • Involve students in writing “thank you” notes Five • Use spreadsheets and “mail merge” to save time