Welcome To International Volunteering

There are many great causes to support. But there is nothing quite so meaningful as going somewhere to actually help someone in need.

This inspired TRIP Canada to start volunteer building trips to Sri Lanka following the devastating tsunami of December 2004.

Through international volunteering TRIP provides Canadians with the opportunity to experience the adventure of going to help people in developing countries. Our volunteers spend two weeks rebuilding schools and homes in a small community in south west Sri Lanka.

You will have a meaningful experience, work hard, and contribute to a continuously improving community. Our program creates memories for a lifetime and enhances the lives of our volunteers by giving them the opportunity to touch the lives people as a global citizen.

Your TRIP Team Leader has been to the community in Sri Lanka ten times and will make sure you have a safe, enjoyable, rewarding experience.

Recent Headlines

  • DECEMBER 26, 2014 TSUNAMI 10th ANNIVERSARY It is very hard to believe that it is almost 10 years since the horrific tsunami struck. TRIP is recognizing this with increased commitment to the communities in Tangalle Sri ...
    Posted 9 Jul 2014 18:25 by Janet McKelvey
  • WHEELCHAIR FOR HESHAN A highlight this year was bringing a wheelchair for a young boy with muscular dystrophy. He attends the community school rebuilt by TRIP volunteers and now has a new lease ...
    Posted 9 Jul 2014 18:24 by Janet McKelvey
  • BUILDING IN 2014 Although there wasn't a volunteer trip this year, TRIP is supporting the rebuilding of a local pre-school and projects at three other schools and the community medical clinic
    Posted 9 Jul 2014 18:23 by Janet McKelvey
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Trip 2011 - 2013: Finishing the School and more work at the Temple

TRIP’s tenth team of volunteers is already planning the April 2012 journey. We invite you to participate in an experience focused on long term sustainability that broadens the mind, challenges you physically and nourishes the soul. Team 10 will continue to rebuild the school and community temple, both vital to the community that TRIP volunteers have been supporting since 2005. 

We are actively recruiting individual volunteers and company sponsored employees. Check out what Team 9 accomplished on the last trip in this photo album.

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