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Stories of Global Glimpse: Shane Ladendale

“I come from a place where most are scared to go outside when it is dark. I come from a place where jail is something that seems inevitable. It is amazing how many odds are against me as a black, fatherless, young leader. But that doesn’t stop me… I make sure I strive.” Growing up ... READ MORE

Recent Posts

The Power of Community: A Transformative CAP Project

This blog was written by Henrietta, a Program Coordinator for Global Glimpse. She’s one of the four in-country staff members in Esteli, Nicaragua, and she works to develop the program itinerary, manage site details, and guide students through their trip in-country. This entry captures the thoughtfulness and hard work that her first... READ MORE

Big Love from a Glimpser Parent

We received this email from Olga Perez, whose son traveled to Constanza in June 2015. We’re so thankful that we get to work with such incredible students, parents, teachers, and communities! Our programs wouldn’t be possible without our amazing group of supporters. Included with the text are photos from the Constanza... READ MORE

JetBlue’s Brave New Traveler of the Month: Chanei Anderson

JetBlue and Global Glimpse are teaming up this summer to recognize outstanding Global Glimpse alumni as Brave New Travelers of the Month! The BNT is a GG alum from New York City who has been inspired to go above and beyond to contribute to their school or neighborhood community after traveling with Global Glimpse. This month JetBlue recognizes... READ MORE

It’s official! We Have Expanded to Chicago!

Global Glimpse has expanded to the Midwest! We are excited to announce that we have launched our Chicago program in partnership with 10 high schools in the Chicagoland region during the Fall of 2015. We will be serving over 100 students and 15 educators from 10 Chicago highs schools this summer and can’t wait to get started! With that said, we... READ MORE