Summer Exchange Chaperone Needed
Red Wings Sister Cities Commission is searching for a chaperone for the 2023 Ikata Exchange.
Join a group of Red Wing High School students on the adventure of a lifetime by applying to be a chaperone for the 2023 summer exchange trip to Ikata, Japan, one of Red Wing's sister cities.
Applications are open until Monday, October 24th.
Trips to Ikata are usually 10-13 days and scheduled for late July.
The group visits Tokyo, Hiroshima and Kyoto prior to the homestays commencing in Ikata.
The chaperone is responsible for the students during the trip as well as helping them prepare by organizing and participating in fundraising and coordinating preparation gatherings with the assistance of the Ikata Student Exchange Committee.
The trip costs approximately $3,000. In the past the chaperone has received $1,500-2,000 in assistance from the commission for travel fees.
Get more details about the trip and find the chaperone application at https://www.red-wing.org/.