The Greenpeace Semester Spring Break is an alternative spring break program designed to train young adults in the skills necessary to make a difference for their communities and for the planet. It's located at the Greenpeace headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Alternative Spring Break
Want to spend your spring break making a difference for the planet? Greenpeace is excited to offer an alternative spring break program in 2014! This is designed for those who have some experience in civic engagement and/or activism. For one week, participants are immersed in environmental and social justice workshops and trainings, getting a crash course in effective campaigning, strategic communication, and creative activism. Through group projects participants hone important leadership skills and form lasting relationships. Lively and engaging discussions with staff open doors to future career opportunities.
Session 1: March 10-14
Session 2: March 24-28
Room/board: Free - $250 (varies depending on housing needs)
Travel: Varies depending on distance to Washington, D.C.