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San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce and East County Schools FCU present...

Educator Tours

2020 Educator Tour destination will be to Imperial Russia!

2020 Russia Educator Tour Brochure

Tour dates will be July 8 - 16, 2020

Book now and save $300 per person!

Information Sessions for this tour to be held at the ECSFCU 1069 Graves Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92021

  • Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 6pm - 7pm
  • Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 6pm - 7pm
  • Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 6pm - 7pm

The purpose of these meetings to provide an overview of the itinerary for this trip, discuss any questions pertaining to international travel, and learn more about the “Educators Tour” program.  Refreshments will be served.

If you would like to attend this informational meeting, please RSVP to Steve Lachman, Travel Coordinator for the San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce at (619) 440-6164.

Incredible Russia Itinerary includes:

Moscow, including the Kremlin, the Armoury Museum (think Imperial crown jewels and Faberge eggs), art museums, authentic dishes, many more iconic sights and experiences and then off to St. Petersburg to see the the famed Palace Square, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Peter and Paul Fortress, the magnificent Catherine Palace and for more delicious food and colorful sights! This is the home of Russian tsars, built for Peter the Great!

Designed for the benefit of all East County school employees, educational stakeholders, and the general public, this 9-day trip to Russia is offered for only $3,999.00 (double occupancy), when you register and place your deposit by February 10, 2020 (reservations are made on a first come, first served basis, and our reservation block is restricted to 44 passengers).  To help lower this cost, anyone opening an East County Schools Federal Credit Union 4.00% eChecking Account w/ direct deposit of $500.00 or more, or our 4.00% “Summer Savings Account” by February 10, 2020 will receive a $100 credit towards their final payment.  East County Schools Federal Credit Union is the corporate sponsor of the Educators Tour program, and is open to all East County school employees, volunteers of our East County Schools, and their family members.

One Lucky ECS Member will go to Russia in 2020 for free!

As a way of saying “Thank you” to all East County Schools FCU member-owners that have joined by December 5, 2019, East County Schools Federal Credit Union will be conducting a drawing to send a lucky ECSFCU Member-owner on this trip.  Contest rules and information, along with a short online survey that is required for entry into this contest will be on the East County Schools Federal Credit Union web site no later than November 1, 2019, and will remain until the end of the contest at midnight on December 5, 2019.  Contact Steve Devan, President & CEO of East County Schools Federal Credit Union at 619-873-0108 for details.

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