Dominican Republic

Peace Corps in Dominican Republic

There are more than 150 Volunteers in the Dominican Republic working with their communities on projects in community economic development, education, health, and youth development. During their service in the Dominican Republic, Volunteers learn to speak Spanish. More than 4,630 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in the Dominican Republic since the program was established in 1962.    

Current: 150
To Date: 4630
Program Dates
Official Language

Volunteer Openings in Dominican Republic

View all
There are currently no Peace Corps Volunteer openings in Dominican Republic.

Peace Corps Volunteers "serve", not "help". "Help" denotes a paternalistic idea that we know what is best. Peace Corps Volunteers work with community partners to determine what should be done and how. Without their help, Volunteers cannot accomplish anything.

Elizabeth Haight, 2012-2014

Current Projects in Dominican Republic

Support Projects in Dominican Republic

View all

Contributions to the Dominican Republic Country Fund will support Volunteer and community projects that will take place in Dominican Republic.

Read more and give