Special T Travel founder Jerry Fields, Sr., started his Florida-based business to capitalize on the niche market of affordable vacation packages and cruises. Launching the company in 1993, he operated the privately held business, served as its Chief Executive Officer, grew the company, and withstood economic downturns until his death in the spring of 2011. Today, ownership lies with Mr. Fields’ two children, who have turned to longtime friend Tisha Sloop Smith to lead Special T Travel’s daily operations.For more than two decades, Special T has ensured that vacation dreams come true for people with travel budgets of all sizes. Licensed in the state of Florida, this travel agency based in Casselberry provides various types of vacation trips for travelers from around the world. Individuals and families who are seeking affordably priced packages can call toll free at 1-800-861-0854. If calling from outside the United States, dial 1-407-896-8680. The official company website, www.special-t-travel.com, also lists a host of information, including testimonials from clients.A philanthropic individual, Mr. Fields built a culture of caring and giving back to the community. Jerry Fields’ children and grandchildren, as well as the Special T associates, continue to honor his longstanding passion for mission work and community activism. Special T Travel supports the work of numerous nonprofit organizations, including The American Cancer Society Relay for Life and The Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation. Additionally, the company lends compassionate support to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and numerous other cancer treatment and research facilities. Recipients of the company’s support also include addiction treatment programs, an area of importance to the company’s late founder.