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Voluntarism -- United States

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View Resource Global Service Fellowships: Building Bridges through American Volunteers

Throughout the years, the United States has always been on the lookout for ways to improve the country's image overseas. Early in the 20th century, Theodore Roosevelt embarked on a round-the-world journey, and by the 1950s, various jazz ambassadors (such as Dizzy Gillespie and Benny Goodman) were spreading that unique American musical idiom from Islamabad to Moscow. As it turns out, several...

https://www.brookings.edu/research/global-service-fellowship...