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Community Development in the Dominican Republic


Dominican Republic: Rural Areas, Santo Domingo

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Starting at $950 per person (includes all-country expenses; excludes airfare)

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Microfinance
  • Public Health
  • Small Business Development
  • Women
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Our programs operate as group programs, and we are unable to accept individual volunteers. We invite groups from colleges and universities, workplaces, faith-based groups and community groups.

This Program is open to

Worldwide, Asian, South African, Australian, Canadian, European, American and Kiwi Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 10-20

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 day