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Flying Samaritans at UCLA Colonia Margarita Moran: Health Starts Here
UCLA Flying Samaritan's mission is to provide medical care access and health education to a small underprivileged community in Mexico: Colonia Margarita Moran.
Fundraising for a Cause Colonia Margarita Moran, Mexico College, Graduate School or University photos 39 Vote   Send
Gonzaga College High School Operation Hawkeye: Spider '90 (benefiting the Kristensen Scholarship Fund at Gonzaga College HS)
Honoring fallen US Navy SEAL LCDR Erik S. Kristensen and supporting the Erik S. Kristensen Scholarship Fund
Fundraising for a Cause National High School photos 29 Vote   Send
The College of William and Mary Medical Outreach and Sustainability in the Dominican Republic
SOMOS partners with a community in the Dominican Republic to provide biannual clinics and simultaneously conduct research in order to find sustainable solutions to improving health and health-care.
Other Paraiso, Dominican Republic College, Graduate School or University photos 19 Vote   Send
University of Central Florida Burnett Honors College Achieve a College Education (ACE) Day
650 fifth grade students come to the University of Central Florida's campus to be exposed to all aspects of college life in order to incentivize them to perform well school so they can go to college.
Mentoring University of Central Florida College, Graduate School or University photos 8 Vote   Send
Vassar College Vassar Haiti Project: March 2015 trip to Haiti
A group of students involved with the Vassar Haiti Project will travel to Haiti to meet the people of the village that the organization supports through various sustainable development initiatives.
Haiti Assistance Chermaitre, Haiti College, Graduate School or University photos videos 0 7 Vote   Send
Shaker Heights High School Learning Garden
Inclusive experiential learning space focused on food justice, environmental awareness, social responsibility, and collaborative interdisciplinary learning.
"Green" Shaker Heights High School High School photos 6 Vote   Send
Augustinian Volunteers Augustinian Volunteers
Augustinian Volunteers serve in educational, social service and health care settings across the US and abroad in Peru and South Africa.
Other Chicago, IL; Lawrence, MA; Philadelphia, PA; San Diego, CA; Ventura, CA; Chulucanas, Peru and Durban, South Africa Other Non-Profit Organization 4 Vote   Send
Gilmour Academy Gilmour Academy - Global Outreach
Twice a year Gilmour Academy students, parents and faculty travel to Nuevo Paraiso, Honduras to help Sociedad Amigos de los Ninos.
Construction Nuevo Paraiso, Honduras High School photos 4 Vote   Send
University of California, Riverside/Rhythm And Brains Choir For Homeless Youth
Providing homeless youth in Riverside an outlet for expression and empowerment through a choral community.
Fundraising for a Cause Path of Life Shelter, Riverside, CA College, Graduate School or University photos 3 Vote   Send
Randall Area Youth Service (R.A.Y.S.) Council Patriots Day Memorial
The entire school creates a hand-made memorial to each victim of the September 11th attacks.
Teaching Lithia, FL Other Non-Profit Organization photos videos 0 3 Vote   Send
OperationFistula Mountains for Moms - Northwestern University
Mountains for Moms is a student global health initiative aiming to elevate awareness and advancement of restorative obstetric fistula surgeries through a student-organized climb of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Fundraising for a Cause Tanzania, Malawi, and Chicago, IL College, Graduate School or University photos videos 0 3 Vote   Send
University of Rhode Island URI Habitat for Humanity & URI SAVES Alternative Spring Break Trips
Since 2009, the fully student organized, funded and led URI Habitat & URI S.A.V.E.S. Alternative Spring Break trips have engaged 167 leaders in over 8000 hours of life and community changing service.
Other Rhode Island & Across the US (4 trips) College, Graduate School or University photos 3 Vote   Send
Nourish International Community Concerns Uganda (CCUg) Chicken Project
CCUg created the chicken project in an effort to increase the incomes of over 100 women in the communities of Nakalanga Village, Maga Maga and Wairaka.
Career Skills Uganda, Africa Other Non-Profit Organization photos 2 Vote   Send
GlobeMed Water Access, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH)
GlobeMed at UCLA's WASH Project aims to expand water access to the Nama sub-county in Uganda and educate the community on proper water sanitation and hygiene practices.
Fundraising for a Cause Mpoma, Uganda College, Graduate School or University videos 0 2 Vote   Send
University of Louisville UofL Habitat for Humanity Home
We're building a house from scratch!! We're going to raise the funds and then raise the roof with the first UofL student financed and sponsored Habitat for Humanity home!
Construction College, Graduate School or University photos 2 Vote   Send
Rosman High School RHS Senior Service Day
Rosman HS seniors leave school for a day and work in the community. Started two years ago, this day is quickly catching on in our small town as the day to get out and do something for others!
Cleanup Rosman, NC and surrounding communities High School photos videos 0 2 Vote   Send
Nourish International CCUg Health Education Program
Community Concerns Uganda trained eight interns to visit different schools for 6 weeks teaching about various topics relating to specific age groups.
Teaching Uganda, Africa Other Non-Profit Organization photos 1 Vote   Send
Transylvania University Transylvania University AWB 2014 - St. Bernard Project
After completing fall term finals, Transylvania students will spend a week providing disaster relief to the New Orleans area through the St. Bernard Project.
Construction New Orleans, LA and surrounding area College, Graduate School or University photos 1 Vote   Send
University of Louisville The Giving Tree
The Giving Tree is a student organization that strives to raise awareness of local poverty by working with local organizations to provide gifts during the holiday season for underprivileged children.
Fundraising for a Cause University of Louisville College, Graduate School or University photos 1 Vote   Send
Fellowship for International Service and Health International Community Service and Health
FISH works with the community of Maclovio Rojas by setting up free health clinics, facilitating english lessons and preparing public health modules. We recently built a community center for residents.
Fundraising for a Cause Maclovio Rojas (Tecate/Tijuana), Mexico College, Graduate School or University photos videos 0 1 Vote   Send



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