About Alternative Breaks
Alternative Breaks provides opportunities for students to learn about social & environmental justice issues faced by members of diverse communities through education, direct service, and reflection. Immersing in new environments enables students to experience, discuss, and understand social & environmental issues in a significant way, ultimately, moving students toward action to make positive impact in their own communities.
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CU Alternative Breaks Mission
"To promote lifelong community leaders and learners that reflect upon and seek solutions to societal problems and continue to contribute to their respective communities."