Alternative Winter Break


Location: Asheville, NC - in partnership with Asheville Greenworks. Asheville GreenWorks works to enhance the environment and quality of life for all residents of Asheville and Buncombe County through community-based, volunteer-led environmental conservation projects and education programs.

Dates: January 11th - 18th, 2020

Cost: $445.00 **subject to change based on flight costs

Travel Grants and scholarship funding is available and requires a supplemental application located on the main Alternative Breaks page underneath the trip applications. We also recommend several fundraising ideas and provide a fundraising letter which you can use when requesting donations for your trip. Download the AWB Fundraising Letter

Group Size: 10 student spaces are available (including two student trip leaders). Spots will be awarded based on a review of application. However, if you are not accepted onto the trip, you will be put onto a waiting list. If someone drops his or her spot on the trip, you may be pulled from the waitlist.

Transportation: All transportation will be included in the cost of the trip. 

Apply By: 10/11 for Student Trip Leaders, 10/28 for Gemeral Team Members

More Information

Please contact Madeline Liberti at with any questions.