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The U.S.-based SSSA leadership team is on professional leave.

Our application portal is closed for our SSSA 2024 & 2025 

10-day program, 6-week program, & faculty-led/affinity group/other programs. If you were planning to join SSSA, please contact Brittni as soon as possible. 

For alternative independent volunteering options with our Ghana partners, please email our director, Brittni Howard
bhoward@umass.edu or bhrbittnihoward211@gmail.com.

Our website will no longer be available after March 28, 2024. Please connect with us on Instagram, TikTok, and LinkedIN. 

Our programs have changed and we are under restructuring.  Please contact Brittni for questions about volunteering with Mamley (PhixCare Public Health) or Padmore (CLED/ Special Education). 

See the world through our eyes

 

Take classes that broaden your understanding of global humanitarian issues and contextualize your hands on community development work

STAR SERVICE & STUDY ABROAD

We provide participants from all backgrounds with hands-on internships, engaged classroom learning and exciting experiences in Kasoa, Ghana. We are revolutionizing the study abroad industry and standing against volunteer tourism. Join us as we make meaningful contributions to the Kasoa community while learning and growing together.

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"The program exceeded my expectations. It was everything I was hoping for and more. I was honestly just really excited to travel and have an internship - but this program exceeded everything I could have dreamed of."

—  2018 Participant,
Public Health Project

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