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 economic development

Business & Financial Consulting to Better Lives

Global Business Brigades is an international movement of university students and professionals building economic opportunities in the developing world. We work alongside promising entrepreneurs and experienced year-round staff to create financial opportunities in remote, rural, and under resourced areas of Honduras, Panama, Ghana, and Nicaragua.

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The most impactful way to learn and apply business skills in the developing world

Mark Muckerheide, Director at Target Corp

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Apply your passion for global business right from home. Global Business TeleBrigades is the highest impact international sustainable development volunteer program for community service and it happens to be virtual.

Learn about Business TeleBrigades


Participate in 7-8 day business brigades to Panama, Belize, Greece and Ghana. Volunteers facilitate financial literacy workshops and provide consulting to micro-enterprises on topics ranging from marketing to accounting.

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Partnership with Consulting Firms

GBB proudly partners with Top Consulting Firms to increase impact on brigades! Professional consultants provide pre-trip mentorship to our university volunteers to ensure higher quality business guidance for the community members while providing our students with valuable career insight.





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Global Business Brigades Chapters


Global Brigades Volunteers Since 2004



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