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VISIONS is PVSA Certified!

VISIONS is PVSA Certified!

VISIONS Service Adventures is now a PVSA-certified organization, offering certified hours to teens volunteering on their summer programs.

Your Impact Lives On

Your Impact Lives On

Since our inception in 1988, VISIONS continues to offer some of the best volunteer opportunities for high school students there are. Projects are ambitious and real, and have an impact that lasts on the community. And you—our alum—are part of that legacy.

100% Tech-Free Volunteer Opportunities for High Schoolers

100% Tech-Free Volunteer Opportunities for High Schoolers

VISIONS offers 100% tech-free summer volunteer opportunities for high schoolers. Tech-free programs for kids are an essential counterpoint to the barrage of screens—and an opportunity to reset—and the best part is that teens are on board.

Santos Ramos: The Patron Saint of VISIONS Dominican Republic

Santos Ramos: The Patron Saint of VISIONS Dominican Republic

Meet Santos Ramos, our “Saint” of VISIONS Dominican Republic. Since 1991, Santos has been an integral part of VISIONS, dedicating his life to serving communities, building schools, and providing homes. Read on to discover his remarkable story and lasting impact.

Spotlight: Rosa Maria Espino, Community Partner

Spotlight: Rosa Maria Espino, Community Partner

Meet Rosa Maria Espino, a devoted Community Partner in Cotui, Dominican Republic, whose love for her family and community shines through her work with VISIONS Service Adventures.

Learn More About Our Custom Volunteer Programs for Groups

Learn More About Our Custom Volunteer Programs for Groups

In addition to our mainstay summer programs, VISIONS also runs custom volunteer trips for groups! These customized service adventures are available year-round, for participants of all ages and at all VISIONS program sites.

Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equity for All

Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equity for All

VISIONS Service Adventures has always had diversity, equity and inclusion at the heart of this teen service organization. Read on to see what that looks like in action, from the beginning, and how it has evolved over the years.

VISIONS Baseball Drive: Passing the Torch and Expanding Our Reach

VISIONS Baseball Drive: Passing the Torch and Expanding Our Reach

Daniel successfully organized a baseball equipment drive to collect gear for kids in the Dominican Republic, where he spent part of his summer as a teen volunteer in our Spanish immersion program. Read more to learn how it’s growing, and how you can be part of it!

Top 10 Ways to Survive Without Technology

Top 10 Ways to Survive Without Technology

Traveling, volunteering abroad, or simply being in our own home environments are vastly enriched experiences for both teens and adults when we disconnect from technology.