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

The largest student-led movement for global health

Healthy Home Infrastructure for Families

Public Health Brigades1 is 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.

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An innovative model to improve health outcomes of rural families in low-resource countries.

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On Campus

Student leaders create Public Health Brigades clubs that mobilize ideas and action for global health equality.


Volunteers work with families to improve their health through building in-home infrastructure projects.

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Global Brigades Volunteers Since 2004


Households Benefited with Public Health Projects


Empowered Communities
1 “Public Health Brigades” is a program of Global Medical Brigades, Inc. and fiscally sponsored by Global Brigades, Inc., a California non-profit organization exempt under IRC 501(c)(3).

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