Discover. Volunteer. Experience.

Combine social impact and new experiences in the Dominican Republic.

Our Vision

Our projects and programs are 100% driven by you, the volunteer.

The 4North Project is a 501(c)(3) that works with grassroots organizations and communities while providing a real world volunteering experience.

Whether you are a seasoned traveler or a first time volunteer, step outside your comfort zone and join a journey designed for you. 

Our approach
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Plan & fundraise

your selected assignment

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Travel abroad

with other volunteers

Support communities

in developing worlds

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Share your story

of giving back

Upcoming Programs

Journey to Baní, Dominican Republic

The city of Bani is the capital of the Peravia province; its residents also know it as the home of poets. The province’s population is relatively small with ~170,000 people. 

We’ll be traveling to outside communities providing food assistance, education, and empowerment programs. Learn more on how you can help us on this upcoming journey!

Shelley Cameron

“..just having more people out there telling the story and getting the need out there is just a huge asset for us.”

Shelley Cameron
Founder, Papillon Marketplace


“This program (eye exams) has made an amazing change for these people. We would love 4North to return because the people here need it.”

Aleyca Ruiz Martinez
Translator / On-site volunteer

4North Volunteer

“ see those numbers grow every single day and to see them waiting at the gate was such an incredible and empowering experience.”

Carrie Miculka
Teacher, Owosso Public Schools