Panther Breakaway Domestic

Leadership opportunities are now available!
Panther Breakaway is part of the national alternative breaks program, that organizes community service trips for college students during their winter, spring and summer breaks. Civic Engagement offers both international and domestic trips.

Students who are looking for a meaningful way to spend winter or spring break can join Civic Engagement and other students for a week of volunteering activities in cities across the southeast United States.

Winter Trips
Dates: December 8-14, 2019
Cost: $300
Cities and Focus Area: 2019 Topics and Locations TBA

Spring Trips
Dates: March 15-21, 2020
Cost: $350
Cities and Focus Area: 2020 Topics and Locations TBA

Trip Details

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
  • Each trip cost includes all transportation, lodging and meals.
  • Students, faculty and staff can pay for Panther Breakaway alternative break trips online through Marketplace.

Trip Leaders
Civic Engagement is currently accepting applications for site leaders for 2019-2020. Site leaders receive a $50 discount on the price of their trip.

Interested faculty and staff may apply.

How to be a Leader
Students, faculty and staff who are interested in serving as part of the Panther Breakaway leadership team or being a site leader for 2019-2020 trips should contact Assistant DirectorByron Jones, 404-413-1552.