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The Active Citizen Continuum is the driving force behind Alternative Breaks. As illustrated with this developmental model, Alternative Breaks can become much more than memorable volunteer trips. They can be a powerful catalyst, transforming a participant's world view and developing an understanding of lifelong active citizenship. 

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Alternative Breaks serve two purposes: getting needed work done around social issues and changing the volunteer's perspective of their place in society. 

Source: Break Away