Alternative Spring Break

Alternative Spring Break Programs

2009 Service Trips


  • Habitat for Humanity:

Location:  Florida

Activities:  Building affordable housing for low income families.

  • Rotaract & Grassroots:

Location:  Mason Neck State Park – Lorton, VA (Beach site)

Activities:  Wildlife habitat restoration, removal of invasive species, clean ups, and other projects provided by State Park.

  • Circle K:

Location:  Kiptopeke State Park – Virginia Beach, VA (Beach site)

Activities:  Wildlife habitat restoration, removal of invasive species, clean ups, and other projects provided by State Park.

  • NOC (Non-Violence On Campus):

Location:  The University of Rochester (River Campus)

Activities:  The Fellowship of Reconciliation's Youth and Militarism Program is offering a 4-day training for youth in nonviolence, nonviolent direct action, anti-oppression tactics, and creative and artistic organizing. FOR is an international, interfaith peace and justice organization.   For more information about FOR: www.forusa.org

  • Catholic Newman Community:

Location:  Baltimore, Maryland and DC area

Activities:  Volunteer to work with inner-city children, volunteer at soup kitchens, and attend speakers & presentations on poverty in the Baltimore/DC area.

  • Protestant Chapel Community:

Location:  Rochester, NY area

Activities:  Paint, haul tree limbs, clean out storage rooms, wash windows — whatever is needed for area churches and their members.