Think Bigger Than Band-aids! Why WASH is a Vital Component of Sustainable Development

Learn more about how GB’s WASH programming addresses the root issues that create poor health and lack of economic mobility in under-resourced communities.

A New Approach to the Same Mission: Global Brigades Summer 2021 Highlights

In June, Global Brigades welcomed back in-person brigades for the first time since early 2020. Check out a few of our favorite 2021 summer highlights!

Vote For Our CEO To Speak At SXSW EDU

Your vote can help bring Global Brigades’ CEO Dr. Shital Vora to next year’s SXSW EDU Conference & Festival in Austin, Texas. Here’s how to cast your vote!

Defining Empowerment: Reexamining Community, Volunteer, and Staff Perspectives

Through the Monitoring & Evaluation team’s “Defining Empowerment Project” we discover the community, volunteer, and staff perspective on empowerment and how it propels our organization’s mission.

In The Trenches: Community Leaders Behind Global Brigades’ WASH Programming

Former GB Honduras Program Associate Madison Dutson proves why community leaders are the key to success behind Global Brigades’ WASH programmimg.

When Challenges Arise in International Development Work: Highlights from Fathayha Begum’s “Pandemic Pivot”

Hear from Global Brigades’ CEO Shital Vora about how we found new ways to continue to make impact in our programming countries amidst pandemic challenges.

Meet GB Business TeleBrigade Mentor Amir Alinaghian

Amir Alinaghian, Product Manager at Oracle and long-time GB volunteer, reveals how his experience in Global Brigades helped jumpstart his career.

10 Soft Skills You Unknowingly Gain as a Chapter Leader

Have you ever considered the unique soft skills you can develop as a Chapter Leader with Global Brigades? Let’s learn more about these 10 unique skills that have the potential to guide your future leadership style.

7 Unexpected Benefits of Going on a Medical Brigade

Joining a Global Medical Brigade is a great opportunity to explore the field of global health, shadow physicians, and support GB’s ongoing sustainable development efforts. Though the possibilities are endless, we’ve compiled a list of 7 unexpected benefits of volunteering with Gl…

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Our Staff Joined a TeleBrigade – Here’s What We Learned!

As staff members we were curious (and perhaps a bit skeptical) about how a TeleBrigade operates, so we decided to hop on a couple of TeleBrigades alongside student volunteers and GB staff. Here’s what we learned!

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