MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Studying abroad can be an incredible learning experience for students.
But, there are risks that students and parents need to be aware of.READ MORE: Motorcyclist Airlifted After Fatal Crash In Douglas County
Sheryl Hill wants to make sure that students and parents have the travel safety tools they need.READ MORE: Romez Coleman Charged With Violating No-Contact Order, Prompting Standoff At Bloomington Hotel
Sheryl and her husband Allen started “Depart Smart” after their son, Tyler, died in Japan while he was on an Ambassador Group program in 2007.
The Around the World Safely Benefit 2017 supporting Depart Smart is this Thursday, from 6 to 10:00 p.m. It’s at the Minneapolis Event Center.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Police Investigate Suspicious Death
For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit Depart Smart online.