The City of Marion, in partnership with the Marion Chamber of Commerce, will be selecting adults and students to participate in a week-long trip to Kanie, Japan, in August.
The trip, which will run Aug. 2-7, will be about $2,000 for airfare, plus spending money for students; and $2,500 for airfare, hotel and spending money for adults.
The application deadline is March 1. If more time is needed for getting an application submitted, contact Jared Garrison at 618-993-2657 or Jared@ThePavilionEvents.com.
The application should include a $250 deposit toward travel expenses, and the deposit is tax exempt and is nonrefundable. Checks are to made payable to the Marion Chamber of Commerce Foundation, and an informational meeting is set for 5:30 p.m. March 5 at The Pavilion.