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JetBlue’s Brave New Traveler of the Month: Chanei Anderson

This month JetBlue recognizes Chanei Anderson from Brownsville, Brooklyn, a recent graduate of Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies. Chanei will be attending Cazenovia College next year; the first in her family to graduate from college. Last summer she traveled to Estelí, Nicaragua with a group of twenty peers with Global Glimpse. Like many Global Glimpsers, this was Chanei’s first time out of the country without her family. ... READ MORE

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New Flight Departure Information

Parents & Guardians, Due to weather related conditions at JFK,  the groups original flight (JetBlue flight 1801) was delayed. This would have caused the group to miss their connecting flight in Florida and their are no other flights to Quito this evening. In order to get the group to their connecting flight on time they have taken a private... READ MORE

Boeing and United jet CPS students across the globe

CHICAGO, Ill., (Feb. 9, 2017) – Yesterday, The Boeing Company and United Airlines hosted “Chicago Goes Global” to formally announce an unprecedented, cross-sector partnership to support Chicago Public School (CPS) students enrolled in the Global Glimpse program! Boeing and United’s joint partnership commitment includes support for after school,... READ MORE

The Power of Community: A Transformative CAP Project

This blog was written by Henrietta, a Program Coordinator for Global Glimpse. She’s one of the four in-country staff members in Esteli, Nicaragua, and she works to develop the program itinerary, manage site details, and guide students through their trip in-country. This entry captures the thoughtfulness and hard work that her first... READ MORE

Big Love from a Glimpser Parent

We received this email from Olga Perez, whose son traveled to Constanza in June 2015. We’re so thankful that we get to work with such incredible students, parents, teachers, and communities! Our programs wouldn’t be possible without our amazing group of supporters. Included with the text are photos from the Constanza... READ MORE

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