Barabara Jacobson

A Pioneer Remembered

Barabara JacobsonIt is with a heavy heart that we at Flying Wheels Travel inform you of the passing of Barbara Jacobson who died on Sunday, Feb. 18 at the age of 78. She and her husband Judd- who proceeded her in death – were pioneers in providing travel for...

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25th Annaul Judd and Barbara Jacobson Awards Winners Announced

Gaelynn Lea Tressler, Cheryl Bemel and Bob Wilsie receive award

25th Annaul Judd and Barbara Jacobson Awards Winners AnnouncedFor 25 years, the Judd and Barbara Jacobson Award has recognized the pursuit or achievement of a business entrepreneurial endeavor by a person with a physical disability or sensory impairment.

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Help celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit!

Nominate someone for the Judd Jacobson Memorial Award

Help celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit!The Judd Jacobson Memorial Award is named for the late founder of Flying Wheels Travel and outstanding Minnesota business leader who became a quadriplegic because of a diving accident.

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TSA announces holiday travel tips

TSA announces holiday travel tipsIf you are planning on holiday travel this year, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has just released some tips for holiday travelers. We at Flying Wheels Travel wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season.

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2011 Judd Jacobson Memorial Award receipient announced

2011 Judd Jacobson Memorial Award receipient announcedFlying Wheels Travel founder Judd Jacobson along with his wife Barbara, began the company in 1970. When he died, a foundation was established in his memory to provide grants to people with physical disabilities who share his entreprenneurial spirit.

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Flying Wheels Travel Featured in National Publications

Flying Wheels Travel Featured in National PublicationsFlying Wheels Travel is mentioned in the April issue of Travel and Leisure in the ask T + L section. We are also pleased with our continued partnership with PN/Paraplegia News magazine, the national publication for the Paralyzed Veterans of America.

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Judd Jacobson Memorial Award presented to Lynn Lehman

Award recognizes entrepreneurial achievement

Judd Jacobson Memorial Award presented to Lynn LehmanBarbara and Judd Jacobson founded Flying Wheels Travel 40 years ago. Judd, who was a quadriplegic and business leader passed away in 1991. The Judd Jacobson Memorial Award was established in 1992.

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Gardens along the Sea of Galilee
Peterhoff - St. Petersburg
Shopping in Taormina
Accessible ramp across canal bridge - Gothenburg, Sweden
The harbor at Messina Sicily


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