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Now at Bradley

These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are designed to answer the questions of those who travel occasionally. This section includes some general tips – most of which are pre-travel planning tips that can be used regardless of how you are traveling or why you are traveling. If you need special attention or assistance while traveling contact […]

Housing and the Homeless

These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are designed to answer the questions of those who travel occasionally. This section includes some general tips – most of which are pre-travel planning tips that can be used regardless of how you are traveling or why you are traveling. If you need special attention or assistance while traveling contact […]

101 Years of Service

The Travelers Aid network was organized 101 years ago to better serve stranded travelers. Our heritage continues to set the standards as we strive to help today’s stranded traveler

Tips for Infrequent Travelers

These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are designed to answer the questions of those who travel occasionally. This section includes some general tips – most of which are pre-travel planning tips that can be used regardless of how you are traveling or why you are traveling. If you need special attention or assistance while traveling contact […]

Journeys, June 2019, Strategic Plan

New Strategic Plan Adopted   In the board meeting prior to the start of the conference, a strategic plan, A Path for Travelers Aid, was adopted for 2019-2022. In adopting the plan, the board updated the organization’s mission statement: Travelers Aid International “is to aid people in transit who are in distress, through our direct […]

Journeys, May 2019, Fundraisers

Fundraisers A 60-day snapshot of future events   June 8, Heartland Alliance, Home and Garden Tour, Michigan’s Harbor Country. Learn more.   June 15, Family Services of Northwest Wisconsin, Butterfly Festival, Downtown Appleton, Learn more.   June 17, Baltimore Catholic Charities, 32nd Annual Blase Cooke Golf Tournament, Baltimore Country Club. Learn more.   June 20, […]

Buggy Service

[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”15″ gal_title=”Buggy”] IDEA EXCHANGE Sharing Best Practices in the Travelers Aid Family Melbourne’s Travellers Aid Expands By Transporting Mobility-Challenged Sports Fans Travellers Aid Australia, based in Melbourne Australia, has recently expanded its operations away from train stations to now serve Australian Rules football fans. The Australian Football League (AFL) season runs each winter from […]

Promoting Your Agency

  IDEA EXCHANGE Sharing Best Practices in the Travelers Aid Family Promoting Your Agency as a Go-To Expert In the early days of the Summer of 2016, Crisis Center of Tampa Bay has been in the news far more than any other Travelers Aid member. The agency worked to get its name and services out […]

Crowdfunding

IDEA EXCHANGE Crowdfunding, peer-to-peer funding How to Tap Social Media to Reach New Donors The Chronicle of Philanthropy in conjunction with the Network for Good reports that human service organizations earn more than any other organization from online donors – twice as much as educational groups. This page is dedicated to exploring online giving – […]