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the gap year (beta)

making transitions meaningful

Photo credit: Warner Sabio Jr.

More than just a volunteer vacation, we are designing our Gap Year program to provoke thought and immerse participants fully in new experiences and African Diaspora cultures for self development. Our goal is full rollout of a 9 month program in 2022.

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2019 Gap year ambassador trip (Beta): Ghana

2019 marks the year of return for those of African descent.

We’re taking 8 scholars aged 18 - 30 for 10 days to Ghana visiting important sites in Accra, Cape Coast, and Kumasi.

Applications will post here on April 15th.

If you’re interested in this trip, fill out our form below to join our mailing list.

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2017 - 2018 gap year ambassador trip (beta)

Our multigenerational ambassadors spent 10 days in Cuba exploring African cultural retention in Havana and Matanzas, Cuba.