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University of the Pacific Students join us for their 4th Delegation in Mexico

It’s our goal to create an international service learning experience that our participants can remember forever. That’s why we get so excited when they keep coming back. In March, Erin Rausch, Director of The Center for Community Development at University of the Pacific … Continue reading

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Returning Professor shares why she keeps organizing student delegations with Community Links

Erin Rausch, Director of Center for Community Involvement at University of the Pacific in Stockton, California first brought a group of 8 students on a Community Links Mexico Delegation in 2008. In their first trip the students planted trees and helped … Continue reading

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Bio-Construction with Earthbags: Volunteers in February get going!

In February, we were joined by students from Easterbrook Discover School in San Jose, CA and Central High School in Springfield, MA (10th year) to lay the foundation for the Learning Center using Earthbags, sometimes called Sandbags. Frederico joined our … Continue reading

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