Thursday, July 24, 2014


Indiana Campus Compact Members Spend Their Breaks Helping Others

Alternative Spring Break-Urban Plunge Group Picture


United Way Alternative Spring Break: Urban Plunge - Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana - Northeast, and the University of Saint Francis Read article 

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Cesar Chavez Day of Service in the Potawatomi Greenhouse Community Garden. - Indiana University South Bend
Check out the IUSB service-learing facebook page.


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Alternative Break Service Trip to Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic
- Indiana State UniversityRead article


IUPUI Rosebud Indiana Nation



Mission, South Dakota, Rosebud Indian Reservation, Lakota Tribe - IUPUI - Read article


IUPUI Detroit



Detroit, Michigan, Cass Community Social Services - IUPUI - Read article

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Altternative Break Resources

Hillel:  Repairing The World, One Week At A Time: A guide for alternative break trips and follow-through  

Campus Compact:  Programs models for alternative break trips.  

Break Away:  Break Away's mission is to train, assist, and connect campuses and communities in promoting quality alternative break programs that inspire lifelong active citizenship.  

Established Programs:


The Great Hostel Give Back

Hostelling International USA is piloting a program this winter called “The Great Hostel Give Back”. In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 40 Days of Service, participating hostels are giving away overnights in January and February. To qualify, a group must fill out an application form online and have 10 (ten) or more people who commit to at least 2 (two) hours of community service during their trip for each night they plan to stay at the hostel for free.

More details can be found online at
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Indiana Campus Compact is grateful to Lilly Endowment Inc. for significant funding in support of programs, training,and resources for our member campuses that allow them to deepen their commitment to community engagement and service-learning.