The NWC
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Responsible Travel • Volunteer Projects • Opportunities to make a positive impact

The NWC is a Canadian social enterprise that celebrates the importance of the human connection by connecting you directly with our partner communities across the world and providing convenient avenues to make positive impacts in the lives of those who need it the most.

Make a difference with The NWC:

Harnessing the power of responsible tourism, The NWC connects you directly with local and international communities to have a raw, real travel experience.

In a nutshell: Fun, authentic travel experience built from the community up, where travelling is a way of positively impacting communities.

  • For: Responsible tourists

  • CLOUD connections are a fun, cool way to travel while making a positive impact.
    • Join a pre-made trip or customize your own with a minimum of two people
    • Experience the actual country and communities you’re visiting—see and experience what other tourists won’t
    • Trip costs include flights, meals, experiences, accommodations and a $100 gift to CLOUD projects, money which goes directly to our partner communities
    • Each CLOUD connections trip includes a day-long CLOUD project experience
  • Trips start at
    $1,850*
  • What are you waiting for?

Purchase ethically-made products from local and international artisans and entrepreneurs, providing an avenue for economic development.

In a nutshell: Buy ethically-made products knowing a portion of all sales go to our partner communities.

  • For: Ethical consumers

  • The Market offers an eclectic mix of products from local and international artisans, many of which live in the partner communities our participants are helping with our CLOUD projects nonprofit.
    • At least 10% of the proceeds of sales are invested back into our partner communities
    • An avenue to make financial gifts to our partner communities or to support CLOUD project fundraising goals
    • Products include our very own Dominican Dreams coffee blend, hand-made greeting cards, Kenyan necklaces, and Re-beer glassware
  • Products start at
    $9
  • What are you waiting for?

 
*’Starting at’ prices reflect the lowest average cost of trips—trip prices are affected by many factors, including destination, time of year, and number of participants.

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