New York, NEW YORK
Organization: NY Sun Works: A sustainable urban farm and environmental education center on the Hudson river
Project: Build a new roof for the greenhouse, help maintain the solar and wind energy systems and education kids on sustainability and green energy. Volunteering on the Science Barge which is a floating Hydroponic Farm. . We would also help educate kids on sustainibility and green energy
Learn more about NY Sun Works
St. Louis, MISSOURI
Issue: Special Education
Organization: Epworth Schools: An organization that provides special education services for adolescents diagnosed with severe learning disabilities, emotional disorders and/or behavioral disorders to help them successfully complete their education.
Project: Work with different classrooms throughout the week.
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See photos from our past trips.
Issue: Healthy Lifestyles
Organization: FLIPANY: An organization that works to combat obesity and promote healthy lifestyles
Project: Healthy Lifestyles Camp for disadvantaged kids (ages 8-14) that involves mountain biking, sports, healthy eating and making healthy snacks, leadership skills, environmental education, and more
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Issue: Refugee Assistance
Organization: Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC): An organization that assists refugees and immigrants as they reestablish new lives
Project: Week-long STEM and Career camp geared towards middle and high school aged refugee students
Learn more about the ECDC
South Boston, MASSACHUSETTS
Issue: Substance Addiction
Organization: The Gavin Foundation: A community center that runs residential programs for teens and adults recovering from substance addiction
Project: Interact with the community members in recovery through field trips and dinners as well as aid the Gavin Foundation in areas such as social media
Learn more about the Gavin Foundation