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Amizade

http://amizade.org/

Amizade is a program provider offering 9 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad, Internship, Volunteer, Intensive Language, Traveling/Tours/Non-credit Excursions, and High School abroad programs in 8 countries such as Jamaica, Bolivia, Brazil, and Tanzania.

Amizade Global Service-Learning has been empowering individuals and communities through worldwide service and learning since 1994. Over 6,000 individuals have served with local community leaders in 9 countries on 4 continents with 11 partnerships. From working with women and girls on rainwater harvesting initiatives in rural Tanzania to running at-risk youth camps in Jamaica, Amizade volunteers have transformed and been transformed.

We give people the chance to make a difference through community-driven volunteer programs and service-learning courses for university credit. Our service-learning courses will be unlike any course you’ve ever experienced. They includes all of the traditional learning that occur in any classroom and then deepens it, catalyzes it, and contextualizes it by connecting you and your professor with the local people, place, and issues that you’ve been reading about.

Study Abroad with Amizade

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Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Tanzania
Amizade: Tanzania

Amizade volunteers will live within the community of Karagwe and serve with our partner community organizations. Volunteering frequently relates to supporting the installa...

5.0

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Jamaica
Amizade: Jamaica

Amizade volunteers have the opportunity to learn about local history and culture; explore the beauty of Ja...

4.8

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Bolivia
Amizade: Bolivia

You will stay in or near Cochabamba, Bolivia (the third largest city, encircled by the breathtaking Andes ...

5.0

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Washington D.C.
Amizade: Washington D.C.

The United States of America is one of the world’s wealthiest nations, especially when it comes to the agr...

5.0

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Ghana
Amizade: Ghana

Amizade volunteers live in the overgrown village of Jukwa, about 20 miles north of Cape Coast. A little over a decade ago, Jukwa had no electricity, it had no public water...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Northern Ireland
Amizade: Northern Ireland

The backdrop to this program is Northern Ireland’s stunning and fascinating beauty. Experience the richnes...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: The Navajo Nation
Amizade: The Navajo Nation

Amizade volunteers have the opportunity to learn about Navajo life and culture, work on a community-led service project, and explore the natural beauty of the area. One o...

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Brazil
Amizade: Brazil

The Tapajós region is located in the western part of the state of Pará, Brazil. The region comprises 25 municipalities, over one million people, and covers 722,358 square ...

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0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Amizade: Poland
Amizade: Poland

Through visits to historic sites in Germany and Poland, Amizade participants learn about the Holocaust and become a stronger part of the community committed to remembrance...

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0 reviews