Backpacking With a Purpose: Operation Groundswell

1429143852_luggage-128Operation 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!