Going Greenheart Tour

Check out the Going Greenheart Tour and learn about the various Greenheart Projects completed along the way.

Employer and SWT participants volunteering

Greenheart Exchange staff hit the road on Going Greenheart Tours to visit participants, employers, politicians, and other program stakeholders. During these trips, we complete Greenheart Projects with community organizations. Our Greenheart Projects leave a positive impact in the communities where our participants work and live.

2017 Going Greenheart Tour Destinations

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Bangkok, Thailand Jan. 12-16 Hiring and Giving Back in Thailand
Almaty, Kazakstan Jan. 17-20 Job Fair in Kazakhstan is a Learning Experience for All
Accra, Ghana Jan. 20-23 Summer Work Travel Alumni Group Begins in Ghana!
Bucaramanga, Colombia Feb. 11-14 Greenheart’s Job Fair in Colombia: “La ciudad bonita”
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Feb. 14-17 CCI Greenheart in Santo Domingo: Bringing a Smile with Song
Kingston, Jamaica Feb. 17-20 Jamaica: Greenheart’s Second Home
Sofia, Bulgaria Feb. 15-18 Volunteering Translates Across Cultures in Sofia, Bulgaria
Amman, Jordan Feb. 26-March 1 Returning to Jordan: A CCI Greenheart Job Fair Adventure
Chengdu, China Feb. 27-March 2 Discover Chengdu: There’s More to China than Beijing
Guangzhou and Sanya, China March 4-9 Work and Travel Job Fair in China: Leaving a Green Mark
Lublin, Poland March 6-9 A Successful Trip to Lively Lublin
Iasi and Bucharest, Romania March 22-27 5 Reasons to Visit Romania!
Prague, Czech Republic March 24-27 Connecting Cultures in the Heart of Prague

 

Click to see the 2016 Going Greenheart Tour Destinations

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China, Guangzhou & Nanchang Jan. 16 & 18 Happy Chinese New Year!
Thailand, Bangkok Jan. 21 Communi-Thai Service
Moldova, Chisinau Jan. 28 CCI Greenheart Meetings in Moldova
The Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo Feb. 4 DIY Beach Cleanup
Jamaica, Kingston Feb. 7 Jamaican Some Memories at the Job Fair
Bulgaria, Sofia Feb. 12 Digging through the layers of Sofia, Bulgaria
Bulgaria, Sofia Feb. 13 From Sofia to Eskishier
Turkey, Eskisehir Feb. 16 An Excursion in Eskishier
Jordan, Amman Feb. 28 Bridges between the United States and Jordan
Poland, Lublin & Warsaw March 4 Treasures of Poland
China, Changchun & Dalian March 8 & 11 Planing Seeds of Friendship in China
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania April 12-14 Katy’s top 5 favorite memories of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Orlando, Florida June 14 Sunny days in Orlando: CCI Greenheart supports J-1 Participants in Florida
Door County, Wisconsin June 14 The Cape Cod of the Midwest: Ariana’s trip to Door County
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware June 15 Rehoboth Beach welcomes Summer Work Travel participants
Cape Cod, Massachusetts June 22-24 CCI Greenheart gives back to families in Boston
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin July 15 CCI Greenheart joins participants in Lake Geneva
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania July 16-17 CCI Greenheart visits Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Minneapolis, Minnesota July 20-21 CCI Greenheart volunteers at Second Harvest Heartland
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina July 25 Discovering the joy of volunteering: How a CCI Greenheart project inspired J-1 participants to do more
North Dakota and South Dakota July 29-Aug. 1 Impacting the Everyday: A Going Greenheart Tour in the Badlands
Cordova, Alaska Aug. 1 J-1 participants in Alaska learn about our oceans
Monroe City, Missouri Aug. 6 A parade in Perry: CCI Greenheart visits Missouri
Orange Beach, Alabama Aug. 9 Work and Travel participants help clean local beach
Sevierville, Tennessee Aug. 16-17 Going Greenheart Tour visits Sevierville, Tennessee
New York, New York Aug. 18 5 amazing things to do in NYC
Jacksonhole, Wyoming Aug. 22 The Gift of Volunteering: The National Parks Turn 100
Houston, Texas Aug. 24-25 International participants up to bat with the Houston Astros
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin Aug. 24-26 Going Greenheart Tour visits Wisconsin participants, host organizations
Manila, Philippines Nov. 1-6 CCI Greenheart Visits the Philippines
Kiev, Ukraine Nov. 18-21 Getting Creative in Ukraine: A CCI Greenheart Job Fair
Harbin and Changcun, China Dec. 9-15 My First Authentic Chinese Cuisine

Click to see the 2015 Going Greenheart Tour Destinations

Location Dates Tour Highlights
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Tour Highlights

Kiev, Ukraine October 27 Hands-Only Citizen CPR
Kiev, Ukraine December 6 Santa Claus in Kiev
Chisinau, Moldova December 9 Inside view into Moldovan culture
Bangkok, Thailand January 9 Communti-Thai Service
Kingston, Jamaica January 27 Shoes, Rock, Reggae
Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic
January 29 DIY Beach Cleanup
Colorado February 11 Exploring culture and community in Colorado
Bulgaria February 12 From Sofia to Eskisehir
Poland February 16 Spotkanie z obcokrajowcami (in Polish)
Eskisehir, Turkey February 17 From Sofia to Eskisehir
Amman, Jordan February 18 Bridges between the United States and Jordan through cultural exchange
China March 14 Planting Seeds of Friendship in China
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania April 16 Global Youth Service Day: Volunteering at a Food Bank
Minneapolis, Minnesota June 2-3 Joining forces to fight hunger in Minneapolis
Boston, Massachusetts June 25 Greenheart Service with Boston Ronald McDonald House
Old Orchard Beach, Maine June 25 Welcome to the Maine Event!
Monroe City, Missouri July 16 Going Greenheart Tour: Missouri Adventures
Estes Park, Colorado July 23 Exploring the World in One Night
Medora, North Dakota July 23 Greenheart Gets International in Medora!
Virginia Beach, Virginia July 23 “Beach Clean” Stickers Grab Virginia Beach’s Attention
Custer, South Dakota July 25 Going Greenheart Tour “Zips” Through South Dakota

 

Read about previous years’ Greenheart Tour destinations on our blog, A Global View.