Our unique CommUnity Impact opportunities allow families to discover a global perspective. By participating in a community's efforts with environmental, ecological, social and cultural issues, our hope is that our children will learn that there are many ways to solve issues and contribute to a flourishing community.

Our CommUnity Impact opportunities allow families to actively engage in a variety of experiences that bring people. places or things to life. These are not necessarily volunteer experiences, but rather opportunities to see how others are addressing social issues. If possible your family will be invited to participate. where that is not possible, there will be an opportunity to support the organization financially.

 

All opportunities are sourced based on availability at the time of your travel. Below is a sampling of our CommUnity Impact offerings.

Brazil
Brazil
Observe this grassroots social project in a desperately poor community which has restored hope and self esteem to many youth in the neighborhood.
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Ireland
Ireland
This mission of this organization is to transform the quality of lives of donkeys, mules and people around the world by creating a greater understanding and appreciation of these animals.
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Peru
Peru
In the heart of Bairro Alto the nuns of this convent take care of the house, but mainly take care of 30 handicapped girls that have been abandoned by their families.
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Russia
Russia
Engage in deeper understanding of urban development while riding the urban-metro railway that encircles historical Moscow. You will learn about the fall and restoration of urban development in Moscow.
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Peru
Peru
Quechua cultural expert Holly Wissler will come to the Sacred Valley with a family from Q’eros, a highly traditional indigenous group that lives in the remote Andes Mountains.
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Ecuador
Ecuador
This group of local boys and girls celebrate their heritage while participating in projects to protect and maintain the local ecosystem.
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China
China
The Giant panda, a Chinese national treasure, is one of the rarest animal species in the world. Volunteer as a panda keeper take of some of the chores and care taking of these beautiful animals
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Cambodia
Cambodia
École Paul Dubrule is a nonprofit organization that prepares 300 young Cambodians every year for a dynamic career in the hospitality and tourism industry.
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Jordan
Jordan
This initiative aims to bring communities closer together so they may learn to accept one another, bridging the socio-economic gap through engagement activities.
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Costa Rica
Costa Rica
Visit our partner wild animal rescue center for a tour that allows you to experience a unique opportunity to not only be near the wild animals, but also help in their rehabilitation.
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Egypt
Egypt
Learn about how the food bank is fully integrated in the community and its unique programs that allows citizens to engage.
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Italy
Italy
Learn the importance of fresco preservation, not only to preserve it's beauty but the teach the history and the legacy of the rich Italian culture.
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News

7/23/2017

How a Family Can Enjoy Traveling Together

Austin-based travel entrepre­neur Keith Waldon believes the best way to create global citi­zens is to start when they're young. With this mission in mind, he and business partner Christie Holmes of Nashville have intro­duced Global Community.

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