Global Brigades is an international non-profit that empowers communities to meet their health and economic goals through university volunteers and local teams.

Privacy Policy & Legal Notice

Thank you for visiting the official Web site of *Global Brigades.

For additional information about this site or about Global Brigades, please contact us at:
Global Brigades
1099 East Champlain Drive Suite A176
Fresno, CA 93720

Telephone: +1 206 489 4798


Statement of Purpose

This Web site is an educational and informational electronic publication of Global Brigades. Its purpose is to share the story of Global Brigades’ international affiliates. Global Brigades vision is to improve equality of life, by igniting the largest student-led social responsibility movement on the planet. Global Brigades’ mission is to empower volunteers to facilitate sustainable solutions in under resourced communities while fostering local cultures.

Legal Notice

This site was developed and is maintained by Global Brigades Association Inc.

“Global Brigades” is a registered service mark owned by Global Brigades Association Inc. and may not be used without permission.

Reprint Information

Permission generally is granted to reprint articles from this Web site for educational, noncommercial purposes. Requirements for reprinting are as follows:

Writer’s byline, if applicable
© Global Brigades
Reprinted, in its entirety, with permission of Global Brigades
For permissions or to advise of links to this site, e-mail

Upon print publication of material from this site, for our records we require that a copy be sent to: Webmaster, Global Brigades International, 1099 East Champlain Drive Suite A176, Fresno, CA 93720, USA.

Privacy Policy

Global Brigades is committed to respecting the privacy of online visitors and pledges its best efforts to that end. In general, you can visit Global Brigades on the Web without telling us who you are or revealing anything about yourself.

Our Web server automatically recognizes each visitor’s domain name, but does not automatically collect personally identifiable information. There are times, however, such as when you place a product order or register for an event, that we will collect specific information. If you choose to provide personally identifiable data, you may receive future information from us–by mail, electronically or by telephone–advising you of upcoming Global Brigades events, services, new products, or volunteer and support opportunities. If you do not wish to be contacted with such information, please let us know by writing or sending e-mail to the addresses at the top of this page. Those who provide personally identifiable data also may receive information from other reputable organizations. You can, however, have your name put on our do-not-share list by e-mailing or writing to us at the addresses above. Please make sure to provide your full name and address for exclusion from “future contact” or “share” lists.

A “cookie” is a small piece of data stored on your computer’s hard drive when you visit our Web site. Global Brigades uses cookies to analyze our Web site’s overall traffic patterns and improve our visitors’ online experience. We do not use cookies to store or collect any personal information. Many browsers provide an option to block or remove cookies. You can visit successfully while blocking Global Brigades cookies, but leaving cookies enabled in your browser will help us to improve our site’s usability and effectiveness.

In order to provide a more comprehensive and useful site, the Global Brigades Web site contains links to other Web sites. Global Brigades is not responsible for the privacy practices of these sites.

Note to Parents

We are pleased when young people visit the Web site of Global Brigades to learn more about the organization and our movement for global health and sustainable development. Global Brigades does not knowingly solicit data from children and does not knowingly market to children.

Credit Card Information

Global Brigades has contracted the services of a banking partner to process credit card donations submitted online. Our banking partner’s secured server encrypts your credit card information so that it may be safely transmitted over the Web. Your credit card information will not be released by Global Brigades or its banking partner to any other party.

Feedback Invited

Again, thank you for visiting the Web site of Global Brigades International. We welcome your feedback.

*“Global Brigades” refers to one or more Global Brigades entities, each of which is a separate and independent legal entity; “Global Brigades USA,” “Global Brigades Canada,” “Global Brigades Germany,” “Global Brigades Switzerland,” “Global Brigades Ireland,” “Global Brigades UK,” “Global Brigades Ghana,” “Asociacion Global Brigadas de Honduras,” “Fundacion Brigadas Globales de Panama,” and “Fundacion Brigadas Globales de Nicaragua, S.A.”