Global Works | Summer Programs

Global Works


Global Works offers environmental and service-based travel programs that include language learning and home stay options. Programs operate in Peru, Ecuador, Thailand, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, the Fiji Islands, France, Panama, Nicaragua, Zambia, China and Argentina. Service projects include construction of community centers and playgrounds, reforestation, habitat restoration and conservation work. When not working on projects, participants take part in adventure activities and make visits to cultural and historical sites.

General Info

Name Global Works
Location Boulder, CO
Year-round Contacts 303-545-2202
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Basketball, Bicycle Tours, Boating, Caving, Community Service, Crafts, Creative Writing, Dance, Exploration, Farming, French, Hiking, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Mountain Trips, Music, Outdoor Education, Painting, Peace/Cross-cultural Studies, Photography, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Rugby, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Sea Cruises, Soccer, Spanish, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Watersports, White-water Rafting, Yoga
Grade Range (rising grades) 9-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 14-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Erik Werner, Executive Director
Residential Fee $3975-6995 (+airfare), 2-4 weeks.
Year Established 1990
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 25 sessions, 2-4 weeks long


Erik Werner, Executive Director