Each year, women from around the globe compete in the Mrs. International Pageant competition, where they are given a platform to speak out about a cause they are passionate about. This year’s candidate from Minnesota, Stephanie Welter, Mrs. Minnesota International 2017, is a true leader in advocating opportunities for children and families affected by Autism…

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Carrousel engaged in some friendly office competition as we hosted a Food Drive. The office was divided into four teams, each fighting for the highest number of donations. In the end, we came together to collect over 2,300 food items, personal care items and household products! Thank you to everyone who donated!

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Talk about a rewarding experience! One of our team members, Jenifer, has sponsored children in need for nearly two decades. She recently discovered a heartwarming connection between the children. Here’s what she had to say: “I began sponsoring a boy from Ecuador thru Child Fund when he was six years old. Johnathan and I wrote…

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Our team had so much fun volunteering at Feed My Starving Children this past winter that we decided to pack food again this week. In total, we helped prepare over 18,000 meals to help those most in need around the globe. That’s enough food to feed 51 children for an entire year!

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Our team at Carrousel is always finding ways to give back. Our Air Specialist, Terry, recently attended a great event to benefit a boy in his community. Here is what Terry had to say: “Rylee is a 13-year-old eighth grader with Type 1 Diabetes – diagnosed six years ago. He has struggled with his daily…

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A few Carrousel Travel employees teamed up to participate in the Animal Humane Society’s Walk for Animals last Saturday, May 6th. The event raised over $1,000,000 to help provide food and shelter for animals. We saw dogs of all shapes and sizes, cats in baby carriers, 2 goats, and 6 bunnies all walking with their…

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One of our Senior Travel Consultants, Gene, volunteers for A Rotta Love Plus, an organization that is dedicated to re-homing Rottweiler’s and pit bulls in Minnesota, raising breed awareness, educating the public about responsible pet ownership, and advocating for the humane and equal treatment of all dogs without prejudice. This organization is run 100% with…

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One of our Travel Consultants, Carmella, just came back from a two week mission trip to Kenya. A member of her church started a home and school for teen moms and their babies. Fellow church members visit Kenya throughout the year to work with the moms and encourage them, and also do fundraisers here at…

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Carrousel Travel opened its doors in 1977 in Minneapolis, Minnesota with two employees. We recently caught up with Rob Harris and Neal Kraemer, two guys who met in college, formed a life-time friendship, and are now the owners of Carrousel Travel. This is the story of how Carrousel came to be one of the largest,…

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In December, Carrousel’s staff volunteered at Feed My Starving Children, a non-profit organization committed to feeding hungry children around the globe. Each meal is hand-packed with rice, soy, dried vegetables and a nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals, and then boxed and sent around the world to communities in need. In just a few hours, Carrousel Travel helped…

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