FFI: The Friendship Connection

August 17, 2020

In this issue…

  • 2021 Board Nominations
  • Gaining and Keeping a Global Perspective
  • 2020 Guidelines for Planning a Virtual Journey
  • 2020 Pen Pals Initiative Guidelines with Translations
  • Planning for 2022
  • Upcoming Friendship Force Virtual Experiences
In case you missed it…
  • Recordings of Previous Friendship Force Virtual Experiences
FEATURED
2021 Board Nominations

With our immediate future assured thanks to the amazing generosity of our members, the Board of Directors is looking to elect two individuals to fill vacancies for a term to begin in 2021.

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Gaining and Keeping a Global Perspective

A short list of some reputable news resources from around the world.

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2020 Guidelines for Planning a Virtual Journey

A Virtual Journey is a FF Virtual Experience that takes place over the course of several weeks, and allows clubs to “visit” one another virtually, using tools like Zoom, email, written letters, video chats, and phone calls. 

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2020 Pen Pals Initiative Guidelines with Translations

All you need is a pen, a piece of paper, an envelope, and a stamp. (Translations are linked directly below the document title.)

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Planning for 2022

A list of key dates for the 2022 Journey Matching process. The process will be a little different this year due to the impact of COVID-19 and postponed Journeys.

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Upcoming FF Virtual Experiences:
Faces and Places: Japan

Sunday, August 23, 2020, 9:00 p.m. JST
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Hosts: Ms. Ono Kazue, FF Setouchi・Hiroshima & Mr. Ryotaro Sakurai, FF Sendai Miyagi

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FF Sacramento: Community Garden Presentation

Sunday, August 30, 2020, 4:00 p.m. PDT
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Host: Pat Ghiglieri, FF Sacramento

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Trivia Quiz

Monday, September 7, 2020, 7:30 p.m. CEST
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Host: Kerstin Hogan, FFI Staff

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India Through the Eyes
of a Friendship Force
Member: Delhi to Mumbai

Monday, September 14, 2020, 8:00 p.m. CEST
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Host: Ina Bornheim, FFI Lübeck

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In Case You Missed It…
Don’t forget: you can scroll down to the bottom of the Friendship Force Virtual Experiences page to find recordings of previous presentations!
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