About Bauer Global Brigades

Bauer Global Brigades is a chapter of the non-profit organization, Global Brigades, at the University of Houston C.T. Bauer College of Business.  Global Brigades is the world’s largest student-led global health and sustainable development organization. Specifically, Bauer Global Brigades works to build economic development by empowering small rural businesses in Latin America and West Africa.

Our Mission

To close the poverty loop and create sustainability in rural communities, locally and abroad, through financial education and empowering micro-businesses to operate more efficiently and independently.

How We Do It

We take members on a week-long trip to Panama to provide financial literacy education along with business development and counseling to micro-entrepreneurs as well as help in the Houston community. Our goal is for everyone to have a better understanding of finances and business as well as how they can improve these aspects of their life.

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