Go beyond the beach and help build a path to education

Be welcomed into a community in the heart of the province of Puerto Plata and work alongside community members on a sustainable development project. Meet families of Haitian citizens who are living in the Dominican Republic, and learn how their refugee status impacts their day-to-day lives. Experience local culture and history, and take part in dynamic discussions and workshops to transform your group’s perspectives on the world as they learn about pressing local issues. Give your group the inspiration and leadership skills to lead change in their school and community.

Trip Overview


Not travelling with a school or group? Learn more about our University, Youth, Family, Adult or Corporate trips.


 

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Speak to a volunteer travel expert

Start your group’s world- changing journey by speaking with us to get advice, tips, tricks and all your questions answered. Our team of travel experts are always just a phone call or email away!

Craft the perfect program

We’ll work with you to customize your trip’s itinerary and tailor your experiences to your group’s interests, learning needs and budget. We’ll give you advice and resources on fundraising, putting a group together and more—we’re here to craft the ultimate trip for your group!

Get packing

From the moment you decide to travel, to your return home (and beyond), we’ve got your back. We’ll go over packing lists, help set up parent presentations and tell you everything you need to know to make your trip a success. On the ground, we’ll be there to help make this the best life-changing trip possible!

Start your journey

An unforgettable and meaningful group adventure begins! Soak up a new culture, explore a beautiful landscape and volunteer on a development project—we’ll be there to share it all with you.

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Learn about the challenges faced by Haitian citizens living in the Dominican Republic and how their refugee status has an impact on their access to essential services such as education and health care.

Indian mother and daughter

Explore how a lack of access to sustainable sources of income has an impact on rural communities in the Dominican Republic.

Indian mother and daughter

Why ME to WE Trips are different


Each ME to WE Trip takes place in a community where our charity partner puts its 21-year history of holistic, stuatinable development to work. Find out more. or contact a service-learning expert at: + 1 (855) 959-8330