This particular service program offers students the opportunity to participate in several different service initiatives including teaching and improvement of both the school and dormitory facilities. The experience will provide students with a new perspective on the obstacles that are preventing growth in these rural communities and allow them to practice implementing solutions to these challenges first hand.
I have never been outside the U.S. - never even on a plane! I want to start traveling and do community service outside of the U.S.– Nicole, Student
Volunteering in a foreign community will be rewarding and more educational than volunteering in a familiar environment. I am eager to see Greece and see places I have only read about.– Chloe, Student
I want to explore the culture and language in Peru.– Jacob, Student
I want to show my students the power of sustainable service and emphasize the importance of global education.– Amy, IB Coordinator
I want to impact the lives of those in Greece while they impact mine. I think the BLV program promotes global citizenship and provides an incredible learning experience.– Cassidy, Student