3 Key Points Of The Service Learning Experience

Weeks spent volunteering abroad are filled with activity; it is often difficult for volunteers to find time for reflection. Blue Bridge trips are structured to include time for reflection so that students can maximize their experience on our trips and utilize the...

How To Volunteer Abroad And Change Your Life

Ask anyone who has ever volunteered abroad about their experience and you’ll often hear the phrase life changing.  Unfortunately, there are significant information and financial barriers that keep more people from participating in this meaningful activity....

What Motivates Students To Volunteer?

A recent study found that among the nearly half of teenagers and young adults who reported volunteering last year, most did so because their friends also were involved. According to research by DoSomething.org, which included tips to help nonprofits get students...

Scouting Has A Positive Influence On Society

“There is no shortage of examples or anecdotal accounts that suggest Scouting produces better citizens, but now there is scientific evidence to confirm the prosocial benefits of Scouting or earning the rank of Eagle Scout.” One hundred years after Arthur Eldred of New...