About the CLIA Charitable Foundation

As a full-service travel agency, Smart Travel and Incentives provides high-quality travel incentives to businesses in order to help them attract customers and increase sales. In addition to travel vouchers, Smart Travel and Incentives provides travel insurance and other travel-related services. Recognized as leaders in the travel industry, Smart Travel and Incentives maintains membership in the Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) and the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA).

Below is a brief overview of the CLIA Charitable Foundation.

Question #1: What is the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)?

Answer #1: With a presence in Asia, Australasia, Europe, and North and South America, CLIA is recognized as the largest trade association in the world for the cruise industry. The organization provides a number of resources, including agent training, marketing communications, and research.

Question #2: What is the Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation (CICF) ?

Answer #2: Established in 1998, (CICF) is the philanthropic arm of CLIA. A nonprofit organization, the CICF supports various programs for youth, including basic life skills, literacy, and good citizenship.

Question #3: On what areas does the foundation focus?

Answer #3: CICF focuses on four distinct areas: community development, educational assistance, the environment, and public health initiatives.