Alternative Breaks

At the Heart of Service Lies Community

About Us

Alternative Breaks is a student-led service-learning program that facilitates educational social justice spring break trips to New York City, Lake Placid, Boston, and Florida. Join one of the teams of students to learn more about and engage with one of our partners agencies who work on various social justice issues.

Social Justice Issues

  • commercial sexual exploitation
  • LGBTQIA+ homelessness
  • domestic violence
  • food insecurity & food deserts
  • educational opportunity gap
  • destigmatizing mental illness
  • tenant organizing
  • single mothers in need
  • therapeutic horsemanship program
  • high quality education for at-promise youth