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.
|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|
|Director||Erik Werner, Executive Director|
|Residential Fee||$3975-6995 (+airfare), 2-4 weeks.|
|Dates & Sessions||June-Aug; 25 sessions, 2-4 weeks long|