An 'Alternative to Alternative Spring Break': San Francisco-Based Global Health Nonprofit Launches Spring Break Seminar Programs

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Child Family Health International (CFHI), a United Nations recognized nonprofit organization that has provided transformative global health experiences to over 10,000 participants since 1992, today announced the launch of Spring Break Global Health Seminars as an “Alternative to Alternative Spring Break” programs. Unlike Alternative Spring Break programs that offer participants the opportunity to work or volunteer in global settings for one week, CFHI Spring Break Seminars challenge students to question the “savior” mindset often associated with global health volunteer work, and instead allow participants to learn from local experts in global health settings in order to broaden their cultural and medical frames of reference.

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