Our mission is to expose urban youth to social, political, and cultural realities through international travel.

BAYGI is a non-profit organization founded by Bay Area educators who believe in the power of international travel to transcend the walls of the classroom. The focus is the educate young people in a way that opens their minds and hearts to the world around them.

1. All young people should have the opportunity to travel

2. International travel provides transformative education

3. Tomorrow's leaders and change makers should be globally aware