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  • Erik Tilkemeier

    What a GREAT program, and experience for the participants! Makes me wish I was 30 years younger.

      • Erik Tilkemeier

        Would love to, unfortunately I can't be away for an extended trip. I have, however, offered to share some insights on community discovery with the participants.

        • Alessandra Rizzotti

          Happy to connect you with the program coordinator via email if you'd like!

          • Erik Tilkemeier

            That would be great, Alessandra! Thanks.

    • Chris Garrett

      Well, Erik, gather up some 35+ somethings and get on it!!

      • Erik Tilkemeier

        Yeah, I wish. Make that 55+ somethings!

  • Mallory Baches

    What a valuable experiential learning opportunity, of the variety that we so rarely get once we reach adulthood! I particularly love how the participants get the chance to spend time in the often-overlooked smaller cities and be inspired by them/their citizens. Kudos on a brilliant program!

  • Sacha Simmons

    Great write up Pat. I loved being on the first journey and I can't wait for the second one!!

  • Mayer Dahan

    This is beautiful, compassionate and heart warming. Thanks for sharing!

  • Patrick McDonnell

    I'm a big fan of the Millennial Trains Project. I followed your twitter feed through out last year's trip. I'm definitely applying this year!

    • Alessandra Rizzotti

      Ooo what's your idea Patrick? Excited for what you come up with. I have a feeling it would be really great. Civic hacking around America?

        • Patrick Dowd

          Hey Patrick! It would be great to have you on board -- you should definitely apply!