Brigade Information

Dates: June 17 - June 23, 2014

Country: Honduras

University of California Santa Barbara is a chapter of Global Public Health Brigades, an international movement of university students working to improve health conditions in the developing world. Through an evidence-based model, we work alongside local community members to build projects that tangibly improve lives in Honduras, Nicaragua and Ghana. Volunteers work with local masons and families to build eco-stoves, latrines, concrete floors, showers, and/or water storage units. To ensure long-term sustainability and maintenance, the Public Health program team trains and empowers local community leaders in the formation of a Basic Sanitation Committee. The Basic Sanitation Committee is responsible for carrying out in-home assessments and monitoring the status of the projects. nnIn conjunction with our Public Health Program, Global Brigades also supports communities with healthcare, economic development and clean water projects, and uniquely implements these programs in a holistic model to meet a community’s health and economic goals. Our model systematically builds community ownership and collaboratively executes programs with the end goal of sustainably evolving to a relationship of impact monitoring. To learn more, please visit

Brigade Fundraisers (19)

Volunteers by most donations raised

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Site Updated | 1070 days ago
Hans Lund donated $77.00 | 2950 days ago
Adam Lee Lota donated $747.00 | 2952 days ago
Jenneca Lund donated $500.00 | 2952 days ago
Tatum Ohana donated 522.0000 | 2953 days ago
mark j herbert donated $747.00 | 2954 days ago
Erica Sule donated $500.00 | 2954 days ago
Erica Sule donated $207.00 | 2954 days ago
Patricia Vicari donated $1,232.00 | 2956 days ago
Andrew Hu donated 747.0000 | 2956 days ago

UC Santa Barbara Public Health June 2014 Honduras

Public Health Brigades at University of California Santa Barbara


$26,170  raised of $29,583 goal







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