University of Vermont

Alternative Spring Break

2011 trips

2014 TRIPS

A Long Walk Home - Chicago, IL
Their mission is to use art therapy and the visual and performing arts to end violence against girls and women.

American Red Cross Southeastern Michigan Chapter - Detroit, MI
This site is committed to meeting the humanitarian needs of people in the local community, be it in disaster preparedness, disaster relief, first aid and CPR training, or disease prevention.

Cape Hatteras National Seashore - North Carolina
This site preserves and protects the plants and wildlife at a seashore.

Carolina Tiger Rescue - Pittsboro, NC
This site seeks to save and protect wildcats in captivity and in the wild.

Challenged Child & Friends - Gainesville, GA
This site offers a tailored and integrated experience where children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities learn and grow in a full inclusion program with children who have typical development.

The Generous Garden Project - Greensville, SC
This site fights hunger through growing, harvesting, and delivery of fresh grown produce to local agencies.

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity - Minneapolis, MN
This site build and repairs homes in partnership with low-income families and the community.

Hands On Mississippi - Gulfport, MS
Their mission is to inspire, equip, and mobilize people to address critical needs of the Mississippi community through volunteerism.

Long View High School - Denver, CO
This site is a small alternative public high school designed to serve those students whose needs are not met by traditional, comprehensive high schools.

Mid-Atlantic Border Collie Rescue - Chestertown, MD
This site rescues discarded, neglected, abandoned, or stray dogs from an uncertain future and places them into caring, responsible homes.

Moody Forest Natural Area - Baxley, GA
This site protects nature and preserves wildlife in a forest.

Project C.U.R.E - Nashville, TN
This site is the largest provider of donated medical supplies and equipment to developing countries around the world.

St. Bernard Project - New Orleans, LA
This site focuses on rebuilding and affordable housing in disaster-impacted communities.

The Fowler Center - Mayville, MI
This site offers year-round programming at a camp for children, teens, and adults with physical, cognitive, and psychological disabilities.

Urban Oasis Project - Miami, FL
This site is dedicated to increasing accessibility to fresh, healthy, local foods through an urban garden.

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