They range from human to environmental based, and most of our programs incorporate a combination of the two. This, in turn, leads to a rewarding experience for all involved. Whether participating in a turtle tagging and release project, removing plastics from shorelines or brightening a school with a fresh coat of paint in the Galapagos, the rewards are huge. The number of service hours awarded for our BVI programs is dependent on the Adventure and ranges from 20 to For those looking for a more diverse range of service offerings, consider our sister program, GoBeyond Student Travel. As the service adventure arm of ActionQuest, these summer community service projects for teens go beyond ordinary high school travel programs and build cross-cultural experiences geared to a range of global interests.
Teen Summer Travel Programs for High School and Middle School Students
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Sustainable food gardens in South Africa. Build a home in Costa Rica. Care for elephants in Thailand. With so many meaningful projects on five continents, we are literally out to change the world. Have real contact with the communities you visit. The biggest adventures come when you do something bigger than yourself.
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Learn More. GLA crafts each program to be immersive and multidimensional by combining three key components: Community Service , Hands-on Learning and Adventure. Global Leadership Adventures operates summer volunteer programs for high school students , exclusively in authentic, non-tourist communities.
Community service summer programs for middle and high school students include all types of teen volunteer opportunities, ranging from international travel programs to day programs close to home. Students who want to do community service can combine it with travel, language immersion, STEM science, technology, engineering and math , or the performing and visual arts. Volunteers work on projects focused on topics such as English as a Second Language; water quality; animal conservation; habitat restoration; environmental sustainability; housing; childcare; community building; and economic and social justice. We have listings for community service summer programs in both rural and urban areas that fit all schedules, interests and budgets. There were a few things I knew for certain