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Vision & Mission

Brigades Def'n. Groups of passionate volunteers who mobilize toward positive social change.


Global Brigades is the world’s largest student-led global health and sustainable development organization. Since 2004, Global Brigades has mobilized tens of thousands of university students and professionals through skill-based programs that work in partnership with community members to improve quality of life in under resourced regions while respecting local culture.


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Our Vision 

To improve equality of life by igniting the largest student-led social responsibility movement on the planet.


Our Mission 

To empower volunteers and under-resourced communities to resolve global health and economic disparities and inspire all involved to collaboratively work towards an equal world.