Rotary District 5890 has two opportunities for Rotarians to participate in a Rotary Friendship Exchange (RFE) this October.

Swedish Inbound Friendship Exchange: Oct. 2-13  Needed: Host Families and Drivers!
This is your opportunity to develop friendships with Rotarians from around the world.  

Leipzig, Germany Outbound Friendship Exchange: Oct. 25 - Nov. 5 
Join fellow District 5890 Rotarians as they participate in a Friendship Exchange to Leipzig, Germany. 

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Swedish Inbound Friendship Exchange: Oct. 2-13  Needed: Host Families and Drivers!
This is your opportunity to develop friendships with Rotarians from around the world. District 5890 is participating in a Friendship Exchange with Rotarians from Sweden, October 2-13, 2012. We are currently looking for Rotarians to host these visitors in their home for four to five (4 - 5) days during this time.  Additionally, if you cannot host a couple we need assistance in driving the Swedes to the various events planned during their stay.

The Friendship Exchange Team has already planned a series of great events for our Swedish visitors with highlights including:
* Visit to NASA
* Houston Ship Channel Tour
* Tour of the Downtown Tunnel System
* Visit to the Blue Bell Creamery in Brenham

If you are interested in participating contact Lindsey Kroll at L.Kroll@ieee.org - 281-630-7750 for additional details.

Leipzig, Germany Outbound Friendship Exchange: Oct. 25 - Nov. 5
Join fellow District 5890 Rotarians as they participate in a Friendship Exchange to Leipzig, Germany. Participants will travel October 25-November 5, 2012. During this time they will enjoy getting to know the culture and citizens of Leipzig. 

Highlights of the Leipzig exchange will include:
* Tour of Porsche Factory in Leipzig (optional and requires reservation and payment early)
* Walking tour of the city of Leipzig
* Bus tour of Dresden
* Tour of Buchenwald

A brochure on the trip can be found at the download links on the District website or accessed here, Leipzig brochure.

If you are interested in participating in this trip complete the RFE Leipzig application available in the download links on the District website or accessed here, Leipzig application.

If you are interested in participating contact Irene Hickey, Phil Cezeaux or Lindsey Kroll at houstonleipzig@gmail.com or call 281-693-7162 for additional details.