Exchanges

Atlantic Bridge organizes many exchanges in Europe and the United States for Bridgebuilders.

 Spring Europe

  • The host country is in Europe. For instance: the Netherlands, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Sweden, Iceland, Hungary.
  • The trip lasts about 10 days.
  • You travel with a group of 8 to 10 Bridgebuilders. You prepare for the trip together and you meet at least once a month.
  • Accompanied by one or two youth leaders trained by Atlantic Bridge.
  • You visit schools and hang out with local youth.
  • You learn about the religion of a place.
  • You stay in different host families to experience the local culture

 Summer Europe

  • The host country is in Europe. For instance: the Netherlands, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Sweden, Iceland, Hungary.
  • The trip lasts between 10 and 21 days.
  • You travel with a group of 8 to 10 Bridgebuilders. You prepare for the trip together and you meet at least once a month.
  • Accompanied by one or two youth leaders trained by Atlantic Bridge.
  • You hang out with local youth and do a project together.
  • You learn about the religion of a place.
  • You stay in different host families to experience the local culture.

 Spring USA

  • The host country is the United States. Taking place in states like New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Massachusetts.
  • The trip lasts about 10 days.
  • You travel with a group of 8 to 10 Bridgebuilders. You prepare for the trip together and you meet at least once a month.
  • Accompanied by one or two youth leaders trained by Atlantic Bridge.
  • You visit schools and hang out with local youth.
  • You learn about the religion of the culture.
  • You stay in different host families to experience the local culture.

 Summer USA

  • The host country is the United States. Taking place in states like New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Massachusetts.
  • The trip lasts 10 to 21 days.
  • You travel with a group of 8 to 10 Bridgebuilders. You prepare for the trip together and you meet at least once a month.
  • Accompanied by one or two youth leaders trained by Atlantic Bridge.
  • You hang out with local youth and you may participate in a service project.
  • You learn about the religion of the culture.
  • You stay in different host families to experience the local culture.

 Discovery Trips

  • These are short, low cost trips into a European country near you (not for USA Bridgebuilders) such as the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Croatia, UK.
  • The trip lasts 3 to 4 days (usually a weekend)
  • You travel with a group of 8 to 10 new Bridgebuilders. You get to know each other on the trip
  • Accompanied by one or two youth leaders trained by Atlantic Bridge.
  • You hang out with local youth.
  • You learn about the religion of the culture.
  • You stay in host families to experience the local culture.