Guadeloupe

Projects | Guadeloupe 2018

Projects | Guadeloupe 2018

Our French immersion program finished up strong, completing a variety of community service projects and exploring the cultural and natural beauty of the Caribbean. See photos and details of projects completed by our team of high school volunteers and talented leaders…

Spotlight: Amanda Pincock

Spotlight: Amanda Pincock

Global citizen and longtime VISIONS Director Amanda shares a little about her world… “Having the opportunity to be placed in a community and live there for a summer, and being accepted by and working with people who have sometimes spent their lives there, was a blessing I will never take for granted…”

Guadeloupe Service Projects

Guadeloupe Service Projects

Caribbean Island Summer VISIONS participants have completed some fantastic service projects over the years in Guadeloupe. See a few highlights below and read more about the program here. Community Center Service Project We built picnic table benches, designed a mural,...
Bonjour from Guadeloupe!

Bonjour from Guadeloupe!

better destination than Marie Galante, Guadeloupe, if you want to work on your French skills and also exert yourself with meaningful projects. VISIONS teen volunteers on this French immersion program have been happy campers, and gathered for a group photos during one...

Improve Your French or Spanish Language Skills this Summer

Roll up your sleeves and join us for a French immersion program in Guadeloupe or on one of our Spanish immersion programs! French Immersion: In Guadeloupe, you will improve your French skills while also working on a blend of construction projects, environmental...

Community Service Programs Include Work with Children

VISIONS community service programs are perhaps best known for the high-quality and high-impact building projects that our teen volunteers have completed over the course of 28 summers. We also do environmental labor projects, from water conservation systems to clean...

Quotes & Reviews of VISIONS Service Adventures

VISIONS teen summer programs are almost 30 years-old, and our focus has remained unchanged over the years. When you make the decision to join VISIONS, you know you are choosing one of the highest-quality options for what we do: community service in a cross-cultural...

Around the World & Around the Web: October 2015

A Look at What We’ve Been Reading Around the VISIONS Headquarters This Month Each month, we will take a look at some interesting articles that our VISIONS staff and office crew have been passing around. Many pertain to our program sites and communities....

2015 Service Project Highlights

From Building Classrooms to Building Community Relationships It’s often hard to grasp just how much VISIONS teen volunteers accomplish in a summer. This past summer, for instance, we built structures big and small, ranging from classrooms in the Dominican Republic to...

Guadeloupe II Teen Volunteers Share Photos

The VISIONS Guadeloupe II teen volunteers are getting towards the end of their 2-week island-based French immersion program. Based on the beautiful­ island of Marie-Galante, the group has been working on community service projects that range from environmental work,...

Project Update from VISIONS Guadeloupe I

Our teen volunteers on the VISIONS Guadeloupe I program have wrapped up a successful week of hard work, cultural experiences, and seaside adventures. Based on the beautiful­—and less touristy—island of Marie-Galante, VISIONS Leader Christopher Weslosky reports: “We...