Alternative Breaks

A commitment to social justice, community engagement, and racial equity.

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About Us

Alternative Breaks is a student-led service-learning program that facilitates educational social justice spring break trips around the country. Join one of the student teams to learn more about social justice issues and engage with our partners agencies.

Social Justice Issues

  • Commercial Sexual Exploitation
  • LGBTQIA+ Homelessness
  • Domestic Violence
  • Food Insecurity & Food Deserts
  • Educational Opportunity Gap
  • Destigmatizing Mental Illness
  • Tenat Organizing
  • Single Mothers in Need
  • Physical Disability & Therapeutic Horsemanship
  • High Quality Education for At-Promised Youth

Community Agencies

For over 20 years Alternative Breaks has worked with community agencies located in New York City, Lake Placid, Florida, Boston, Virginia, Cape Cod and More