Dominican Republic | Building a Sustainable World

Capital: Santo Domingo  |  Population: 10.4 million

Dive deep into environmental sustainability issues and develop leadership skills to address humanity’s greatest environmental challenges. On this program, you’ll be given the tools and support to design your own projects with your peers on empowering change in a Dominican community as well as your home communities. You will evaluate the role of natural resources in your life and determine the vital purpose they play in the future of the world.

 Program Details

  • Duration: 21 Days
  • Dates for 2017:
    • Jun 26 – Jul 16
    • Jul 20 – Aug 9
  • Student/Staff Ratio: 6 to 1
  • Community Service Hours: 60
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling, first-come, first-served basis. Program slots are filling up quickly, so please contact us to apply!


  • Volunteer to implement ecologically sustainable projects in rural areas
  • Visit Haitian resettlement villages
  • Ride a boat in the Caribbean and explore pristine beaches
  • Meet dynamic leaders and community partners implementing cutting edge social programs
  • Visit a bustling market on the Haitian border

Program Fees

21 Days $4,999

What’s Included:

Program fee includes all in-country expenses including:

  • All educational materials
  • Lodging
  • 3 meals per day
  • All in-country transportation
  • Airport pick-up/drop-off
  • Professional full-time staff and experts from the USA/Europe
  • 24/7 Parent Support Hotline during the program
  • Secondary medical and travel insurance
  • All cultural activities, lectures, and weekend excursions
  • Pre-departure materials and support

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Aspect Foundation

Study Abroad Program
1 800 879 6884
[email protected]