Alternative Spring Break 2012
ASB: IMPACT LA Service Learning Opportunity in your local community
Join hands with other UCLA students and take action in Downtown Los Angeles, focusing your work on poverty and homelessness. Students will engage in hands-on service projects, to eliminate inequalities in our backyard.
We will focus on hands-on
community service in a variety of fields:
- Build relationships with fellow Hillel Students
- Explore a side of Los Angeles you
have never seen before
- Mentor disadvantaged high school students
- Witness what it’s like to be impoverished on skid row
- Interact with Los Angeles residents from all walks of life
When is the trip? SPRING
7:00 PM March 25, 2012 - 3:00 PM March 29, 2012
How Much? Approximately
$160 (Costs may fluctuate)
How To Apply: Click Here!
Nicaragua - American Jewish World Service
American Jewish World Service (AJWS) is an international development organization motivated by Judaism’s imperative to pursue justice. AJWS is dedicated to alleviating poverty, hunger and disease among the people of the developing world regardless of race, religion or nationality. Through grants to grassroots organizations, volunteer service, advocacy and education, AJWS fosters civil society, sustainable development and human rights for all people, while promoting the values and responsibilities of global citizenship within the Jewish community.
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New Orleans - PJA+JFSJ (Jewish Funds For Justice)
PJA + JFSJ is a national public foundation guided by Jewish history and tradition. We believe Jews have a responsibility to stand with all communities to live secure, fulfilling lives. We believe our most compelling texts, and our proudest moments, are those that reflect our community’s mandate to perfect the world.
Each PJA & JFSJ trip is designed to reflect the organizations and ages of its participants, but all experiences are built around the following core: service work, learning and reflection, integration in the community, speakers, Shabbat and Jewish experiences.
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Buenos Aires - Hillel of Argentina
Hillel at UCLA ASB experience in Buenos Aires works with Hillel Buenos Aires to improve quality of life for children living in the city's many slums. The incredible experience immerses the participant in the local culture through intensive work with individuals in the slums as well as cultural programming across Buenos Aires.
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