Global Leaders Empowers Students

To create positive, sustainable change at home and abroad through social, environmental and educational service.

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Global Leaders is working hard to empower the young leaders of today to become changemakers in their local communities and abroad. Find out how GL is getting involved in your area, and what our leadership Class of 2014 is up to!

Meet the 2014 California Executive Board!

These young leaders have been unleashed! They are hard at work finding service opportunities, mentoring peers, and helping 2014/2015 GLers transform from a group, to a team, to a family. Learn more!

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From The Blog

A Teenagers Thoughts

By: Ashley C., GL ’15   That is a quote by Dr. Seuss that helps me a lot in my life. It talks about how our world is built by people who make the things that are said to be “impossible,” possible, and try to laugh off their smaller struggles during that journey. When I […]

Life in Guatemala

This journey is not all work!  GL has been living in the community of San Miguel Escobar for the first time this year, and has been welcomed warmly.  On a daily basis, we are greeted with new sights, sounds, and smells, as we walk through the city, travel to our work sites, learn salsa, or […]

Building Change

The bulk of students’ mornings are spent at their worksites. , After seven days of work Thursday was the last day for students to work at their individual sites, so we asked them to talk about what that experience had meant. Charlie: “I have been most challenged by working with people I don’t know, but […]

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