Doing Business in the Dominican Republic

Would you like to be part of a group that does projects like the following

Research the demand and demographics for how to work with villagers in the Dominican Republic to provide Clean Water, Healthcare and Education.

Develop a business plan for implementing an internet cafe in a rural area.

Identify how to market Vanilla beans grown in the DR into the US.

Develop a marketing plan for selling art for students in one of premier art and fashion schools in the Caribbean.

Develop a strategic plan for a new cultural center in La Romana.


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Life Changing Experience – Millikin



If Yes then this is the class for you

This course is a 10 week class at Millikin and followed by an 8 day trip to the Dominican Republic.

The class typically begins at the end of Sept or first of Oct.

We leave for the DR on the first Sunday after the new year.

Our agenda is to see the city of Santa Domingo, the capital, the first day

Then we work on the projects over the next 5 days.

Presentations to the client are on Friday evening or Saturday morning

Saturday we begin to enjoy ourselves by going to a great beach called Bayhibe.

Sunday we go to another beach in Punta Cana, a resort community.

Monday we fly home


While in the DR you will eat local food, see a very diverse culture and did I mention the weather is in the upper 70s or low 80s.

Check out some pictures from previous trips.  Click Here

Dominican Projects for Fall 2017



`Process for Registering for Class

Does this sound like something you want to do then contact Dr Stapleton in ADM-Scovill 310D.