June 2020

The Amizade Talk Show is here to stay

The Amizade Talk Show is here to stay

What started as a way to push Amizade’s Solidarity Campaign…

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5 artists to connect you to Brazil’s culture

5 artists to connect you to Brazil’s culture

Isolated at home? Luckily, there are ways to explore a…

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COVID-19: Taking action miles away from home

COVID-19: Taking action miles away from home

Daniel Alexander is Amizade’s Marketing and Communications Coordinator. Originally from…

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Alternative Break in the Amazon: Get to Know Santarém

Alternative Break in the Amazon: Get to Know Santarém

In May 2019, Sierra Viands traveled to Brazil to serve…

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GSAA’s Inaugural Cohort

GSAA’s Inaugural Cohort

The Amizade team is excited to share that we’ve have…

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Reflecting on 26 days in Brazil with Amizade

Reflecting on 26 days in Brazil with Amizade

Last month, Rudy Sanchez, along with 8 other students from…

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Health and Safety: Zika Virus

With over 9,000 safe placements over the past 22 years,…

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20 photos for 20 years: Amizade celebrates two decades

20 photos for 20 years: Amizade celebrates two decades

Amizade was officially incorporated 20 years ago today. Amizade is the brainchild of founder Daniel Weiss; the result of never-ending efforts by communities around the world; and it is an ongoing global movement by over 7,000 volunteers, staff, and board members. Amizade will mark its 20 years with its Celebration and Fundraiser event on November 1. But for today, we here at Amizade scoured the archives and found 20 pictures from our vibrant 20 year history, ranging from epic, funny, bizarre, and beyond. We hope you enjoy and we will see you on November 1!

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The 2014 Winter Olympics: Sochi Edition

The 2014 Winter Olympics: Sochi Edition

The 22nd Winter Olympics got started Friday in Sochi, Russia, the first Olympics held in the Russian Federation since the breakup of the USSR in 1991. During the games, there will be 98 events in 15 different winter sports, with 12 new competitions, including: biathlon mixed relay, women’s ski jumping, mixed-team figure skating, mixed-team luge, half-pipe skiing, ski and snowboard slopestyle and snowboard parallel slalom.

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