Years of Experience

Construction Projects

Teens Served

Teaching Empathy Through Community-Building

We are proud to be listed by the New York Times as a Top 5 Summer Program for Teens. Most importantly, we are proud of the impact our programs have on our partner communities and on the teens who share in the journey.

Cultural Immersion

You’re welcomed like an old friend in communities where we have worked for 26 to 30+ years!

Impactful Projects

Team up with VISIONS teens & local partners on carpentry, animal welfare, conservation & time with children.

Adventurous Exploration

Discover environments of beauty and wonder while having fun in amazing places.

Dominican Republic

“I LOVED being away from my phone and getting a break from the screen. It opened my eyes to real relationships and the community around me, and it made me appreciate everything so much more.”

—Joshua L.

Montana Blackfeet Reservation

“The openness of the community is still mind blowing. The great friendships and networks that VISIONS has established on the Blackfeet reservation were super valuable.”

—Judy C.


“So many important things I gained from my month in Peru. I made new kinds of friends. I got so close with my peers, community members, and leaders. I am so thankful for this opportunity I had to go to Peru. I am forever grateful.”

—Sophia M.

British Virgin Islands

“VISIONS was probably the best experience of my life so far. It gives you an idea about working for the future and working for other people’s joy and not for yourself.”

—Oscar T.

Powerful Experiences for Every Teen

Students who do meaningful service work in new environments gain exceptional fulfillment and insight. It’s been our program model for 35 years.

Ready to Make an Impact?

Together we can. Contact us to learn more