GLA prides itself on its unique organizational ties and its commitment to do good in the word.
Global Leadership Adventures is part of Terra Education, a leader in the field of international teen travel and service-learning.
Terra also operates Discover Corps, vacations with purpose for adults and families.
Additionally, Terra operates Summer Springboard, pre-college summer programs for teens on the campuses of Berkeley, Yale and beyond.
Certified B Corporation
Certified B Corporations are a new type of corporation which uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems.
B Corps, unlike traditional businesses:
- Meet comprehensive and transparent social and environmental performance standards
- Meet higher legal accountability standards
- Build business constituency for public policies that support sustainable business
President’s Volunteer Service Award
GLA has joined with the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation to deliver the President’s Volunteer Service Award. The award is issued by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation, a group convened to help foster and encourage a culture of volunteer service and civic participation among Americans. As a Certifying Organization for the award, GLA is responsible for verifying service hours, nominating potential recipients and delivering the award.