Squads Abroad is a 501c3 non-profit organization under our parent company Global Brigades, a Platinum Level Guidestar member for Financial Transparency. Since 2004, our organization has collectively mobilized more than 70,000 international volunteers to help resolve global health and economic disparities around the world.

How to Promote

[mk_page_section bg_stretch=”true” video_color_mask=”rgba(248,245,239,0.6)” sidebar=”sidebar-1″][vc_column][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][mk_fancy_title color=”#f26733″ size=”35″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”35″ size_tablet=”32″ size_phone=”28″ font_weight=”900″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”0″ font_family=”none”]4 easy steps to start your squad[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://squadsabroad.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/header-line-full.png” image_size=”full” align=”center”][mk_padding_divider size=”20″][mk_fancy_title color=”#403b35″ size=”22″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”22″ size_tablet=”20″ size_phone=”24″ font_weight=”600″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none”]Follow these steps to embark on your journey of a lifetime![/mk_fancy_title][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][/vc_column][/mk_page_section][mk_page_section layout_structure=”half_right” bg_image=”http://squadsabroad.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/enroll-step2.jpg” bg_color=”#f8f5ef” bg_stretch=”true” video_color_mask=”rgba(248,245,239,0.6)” min_height=”600″ full_width=”true”][vc_column][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][mk_fancy_title color=”#ce534e” size=”35″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”35″ size_tablet=”32″ size_phone=”28″ font_weight=”900″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”0″ font_family=”none”]Step 1
GET A PROPOSAL[/mk_fancy_title][vc_column_text]Fill out our quick online Squads Abroad Trip Proposal Form or just contact us us with an inquiry! We’ll provide you with a customized trip proposal and pricing for your group. Work with our Director of High School Programs, Erik Werner, to determine the destination, number of days, budget, and activities that are right for your group. Group airfare quotes also available upon request.[/vc_column_text][mk_padding_divider size=”100″][/vc_column][/mk_page_section][mk_page_section layout_structure=”half_left” bg_image=”http://squadsabroad.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/enroll-step1.jpg” bg_color=”#f8f5ef” bg_stretch=”true” video_color_mask=”rgba(248,245,239,0.6)” min_height=”600″ full_width=”true”][vc_column][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][mk_fancy_title color=”#33a19c” size=”35″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”35″ size_tablet=”32″ size_phone=”28″ font_weight=”900″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”0″ font_family=”none”]Step 2
GET PROMOTING[/mk_fancy_title][vc_column_text]Squads Abroad provides you with all the materials you need to get administrative and parental approval. Squads provides additional documentation such as PowerPoint Presentations, Safety and Security Measures, Liability Insurance Declaration, Country and Volunteer Partner Fact Sheets, Lodging Information, and Country Contact Sheets.[/vc_column_text][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][/vc_column][/mk_page_section][mk_page_section layout_structure=”half_right” bg_image=”http://squadsabroad.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/enroll-step3.jpg” bg_color=”#f8f5ef” bg_stretch=”true” video_color_mask=”rgba(248,245,239,0.6)” min_height=”600″ full_width=”true”][vc_column][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][mk_fancy_title color=”#f26733″ size=”35″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”35″ size_tablet=”32″ size_phone=”28″ font_weight=”900″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”0″ font_family=”none”]Step 3
GET ENROLLED[/mk_fancy_title][vc_column_text]Squads provides promotional materials and an easy online group enrollment.  Each group has its own trip web page with specific details about the program and the ability to fundraise as individuals and as a group.    Each student has access to a online portal with country information, packing lists, forms, fundraising tools, and financial information.[/vc_column_text][mk_padding_divider size=”100″][/vc_column][/mk_page_section][mk_page_section layout_structure=”half_left” bg_image=”http://squadsabroad.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/enroll-step4.jpg” bg_color=”#f8f5ef” bg_stretch=”true” video_color_mask=”rgba(248,245,239,0.6)” min_height=”600″ full_width=”true”][vc_column][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][mk_fancy_title color=”#4bd1a0″ size=”35″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”35″ size_tablet=”32″ size_phone=”28″ font_weight=”900″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”0″ font_family=”none”]Step 4
GET READY TO GO![/mk_fancy_title][vc_column_text]Squads provides professional pre-trip training and consultation to prepare your group for the volunteer and cultural experience ahead. Upon arrival in country, our team handles all the logistical details so teachers and students can immerse themselves in the profound educational experience.[/vc_column_text][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][/vc_column][/mk_page_section][mk_page_section bg_image=”http://squadsabroad.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/mountain-range.jpg” bg_position=”center center” bg_stretch=”true” sidebar=”sidebar-1″][vc_column][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][mk_fancy_title color=”#ffffff” size=”35″ force_font_size=”true” size_smallscreen=”35″ size_tablet=”32″ size_phone=”28″ font_weight=”900″ txt_transform=”uppercase” letter_spacing=”3″ margin_bottom=”0″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]READY TO GET STARTED?[/mk_fancy_title][mk_padding_divider size=”20″][mk_button dimension=”outline” size=”large” url=”/request-info/” align=”center” margin_right=”0″ outline_skin=”custom” outline_active_color=”#ffffff” outline_active_text_color=”#ffffff” outline_hover_bg_color=”#ffffff” outline_hover_color=”#cd514f”]REQUEST A TRIP PROPOSAL[/mk_button][mk_padding_divider size=”80″][/vc_column][/mk_page_section]

Squads are passionate groups of volunteers who mobilize abroad to create positive change. Each Squad type has a skill-based focus area that support the education, health and economic development objectives of community partners. Faculty choose their dates, duration (typically 1-2 weeks), and their site location from one of our six program countries.
 
Upcoming Faculty Ambassador Trips

Squads are passionate groups of volunteers who mobilize abroad to create positive change. Each Squad type has a skill-based focus area that support the education, health and economic development objectives of community partners. Faculty choose their dates, duration (typically 1-2 weeks), and their site location from one of our six program countries.

Squads Abroad is a 501c3 non-profit organization under our parent company Global Brigades, a Platinum Level Guidestar member for Financial Transparency. Since 2004, our organization has collectively mobilized more than 70,000 international volunteers to help resolve global health and economic disparities around the world.