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Humanitarians, nonprofits, philanthropists, and startups with a global mindset are working to improve lives and conditions in the developing world.

People to Know

Brandon Blache Cohen
Brandon Blache-Cohen

Social entrepreneur, service learning advocate, world traveler

Katie Baucco
Katie Baucco

Toddler tantrum negotiator. Stationery enthusiast. Receipt bounty hunter

Tyisha Burroughs
Tyisha N. Burroughs

Chai aficionado, Travel Enthusiast, Community Development Champion

photo of Laurel S. Murray
Laurel S. Murray

Intersectional feminist, global citizen, wannabe Wonder Woman

photo of Maria Taylor
Maria Taylor

Leader, learner, advocate

Ways to Get Involved

Family Volunteer Days at Global Links

Help Global Links create packages of lifesaving items

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Make a difference in the lives of a Bolivian community

Fair Trade Learning
Fair Trade Learning

An international education exchange ideal pioneered by Amizade

Pillar Institutions

Brothers Brothers Foundation
Brother's Brother

Brother’s Brother Foundation is a gift-in-kind charity that focuses on medical and educational needs around the world.

Global Links
Global Links

Sharing surplus, Saving lives.

Haitian Families First
Haitian Families First

We know that children thrive in their families. We aim to keep them there.

Aligned Organizations

Building New Hope

Partnering for sustainable development in Central America

Thomas Merton Center
Thomas Merton Center

Working to build a consciousness of values and to raise the moral questions involved in the issues of war, poverty, racism, classism, economic justice, human rights, and environmental justice

Thread International

Sustainable Fashion Starts with Responsible Fabric

Work (formerly Team Tassy)

Work accompanies families in Haiti out of poverty through good, dignified jobs

The Yemen Peace Project
The Yemen Peace Project

Empowering Yemenis, advocating for peace and justice