BACKPACKING WITH A PURPOSE: Study Abroad Opportunities!

operation-groundswell-2016Operation Groundswell is a non-profit organization that runs international volunteering programs, focusing on social justice issues and working alongside local activists, organizations, and communities. We are looking for globally conscious and socially active students who want to explore some of the most complex and beautiful countries in the world!

If you’re into cultural exchange, meaningful community service, and off-the-beaten path adventure, apply by November 17th to secure an interview for one of your top choice programs!

*Financial assistance is available for all students on our 35- and 40-day programs.

Check out where we go: 


 Summer programs are open in the following countries and regions:

India – Education or Gender Rights

Southeast Asia – Conservation or Youth Empowerment

Middle East – Human Rights

Ghana – Global Health

Tanzania – Social Innovation

Guatemala – Fair Trade Justice or Peace & Conflict

Peru – Environment and Health

Can’t travel in the summer? Join us for our alternative breaks in the winter and spring! 

Constance Dupuis

University Outreach Representative




tw: @OGbackpackers

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