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Cause Area

  • Animals
  • Education & Literacy
  • Environment
  • International
  • Race & Ethnicity


770 River Road#381Edgewater, NJ 07020 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Our mission is to inspire responsible, impactful, sustainable and ethical travel through education. We envision a world where travel is a force for positive transformation for both travelers and travel destinations.


  • We offer online educational programs in sustainable travel for college students and young professionals, as well as study tours and travel scholarships.
  • We collaborate with academics and professionals in tourism, social justice, animal protection, and environmental sustainability to empower young travelers to create a positive impact on host communities and the local environment.


Would you recommend RISE TRAVEL INSTITUTE?
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by Dorcas A. from NJ (April 22, 2023)
I have volunteered with RISE for an entire year now. It has been an incredible journey. Great team members with amazing and visionary leadership. Team relationships and day-to-day operations reflect the company's mission and values. An awesome place to volunteer.
by Nicole M. (April 21, 2023)
I have been volunteering with RISE Travel Institute since this past fall, and it is the third all volunteer led organization I've worked with in the past 6 years. I LOVE what RISE has to offer. Amazing training, excellent teamwork and management, and a fantastic group of amazing volunteers from around the world. I highly recommend this organization if you are interested in Responsible, Impactful, Ethical, and Sustainable travel.

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