Our Edmonton Chapter is proud to work with various agencies, organizations and individuals all over Northern Alberta. We take applications from Edmonton, Red Deer, all communities North of Edmonton and newly, the North West Territories. In order to participate, the child must:
- Be between the ages of 8 – 13.
- Financially the child or family would not have the opportunity to travel at this time or have NOT travelled at all in the past 12 months.
- Be a Canadian citizen – NO EXCEPTIONS
- Be able to legally enter the United States.
- Be medically, mentally, physically, socially or emotionally challenged.
- Have never been to Universal Studios, Disney or like theme park.
- Be able to communicate orally or in sign language.
- Be able to function in a group situation and be able to endure an extremely long day.
- Attend the mandatory Orientation Meeting before the Day of Flight.
- The parents of the child(ren) are NOT employees of Air Canada.
President’s group – outside of the above criteria a few seats are saved each year for local youth to share with them the benefits of volunteering.
- We only accept application forms between December 31st until January 31st
- Forms will not be carried over from one year to the next. If a child is not selected, a new application must be submitted the following year