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Global Brigades

Description

Having student volunteers fundraise to provide critical resources and travel overseas to set up free medical and dental clinics, design and build schools and health centers, design and implement clean water projects, run educational programs to improve public health and sanitation, and design and help implement small business plans, provide access to loans, savings, and financial literacy, provide legal consulting, and assist in recycling, reforestation, and composting programs, in a variety of under-served communities under the direction of licensed professionals and community health workers.

Constitution

Officers

Campus Chairperson: Sophia Lopresti
E-mail: soph3@umbc.edu

Medical Program Director: Ajay Jani
E-mail: ajani1@umbc.edu

Dental Program Director: Emily Huang
E-mail: ehuang4@umbc.edu

Human Rights/Microfinance Program Director: Gabi Salas
E-mail: gabsa1@umbc.edu

Environmental Program Director: Sarah Douglas
E-mail: sarahd2@umbc.edu

Public Health Program Director: Mignot Aklilu
E-mail: zk52490@umbc.edu

Advisor

Luis M. Pinet Peralta
E-mail: lpinet1@umbc.edu

myUMBC group

global-brigades

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/GlobalBrigadesUmbc

Twitter

@umbcgb

Group Email

gbumbc@gmail.com

Mailbox

87

Cabinet

43