Are you someone who is dreaming of a chance to create an impact or discover your true calling? That too, while enjoying yourself?… Well, then this is the perfect place to get to know more about taking off with your dream!
Ayubowan from Sri Lanka! It is with great excitement and welcoming hands that AIESEC in University of Sri Jayewardenepura invites you to our paradise island to experience all that it has to offer while creating an impact with enthusiastic volunteers from across the globe.
What is It About?
We, AIESEC in University of Sri Jayewardenepura, are a part of the global AIESEC community that strives to create a platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential. Volunteering is one such opportunity we offer for enthusiastic youth such as you, to develop and rediscover themselves. As a volunteer, you will get a chance to contribute to a project that is aligned with Sustainable Development Goals while making unforgettable memories and long-lasting friendships. For those of you looking for a chance to step out of your comfort zone and realize your true potential, there will not be a better chance to do so than in a foreign island while creating an impact.
So Why Sri Lanka?
Let us answer this question for you. Imagine being in a place that boasts of natural beauty and breath-taking sites that will leave you enchanted. Imagine immersing yourself in a colorful culture that never runs short of festivals. Imagine indulging yourself in mouth-watering cuisine mixed with spices and all things good. Imagine walking through 2500 years of history and ancient civilizations and waking up next to turquoise waters. Now, imagine being in one of the five biodiversity hotspots in the world, next to giants of nature and getting a glimpse of the amazing wildlife. And finally, throw in the world-renowned hospitality of the people and there you have Sri Lanka – a heaven on Earth. There couldn’t be a better place to start your volunteering journey than this amazing paradise island.
Excited About It?
Let us share some more details about the projects you will be working on. You have the discretion to select a project that beckons to your true calling from the many we offer. Be it teaching, travelling, marketing, entrepreneurial development or even creating awareness on a compelling social and environmental issue… we got you covered! Each project will span over a duration of 6 weeks and will be located in several parts of the country depending on the nature of the project.
What Benefits Will You Gain?
There are many rewarding benefits from volunteering with AIESEC. First and foremost, we will ensure that your time with us is an absolutely memorable one by providing you with accommodation, airport pick up support as well as transportation for the travelling projects. It doesn’t end there! You will also get a dedicated EP buddy to help you throughout your stay to make you feel more comfortable. And most importantly, we will be providing a valuable certificate at the end of the project acknowledging your contribution which will definitely add value to your CV.
So, don’t miss this amazing opportunity to discover yourself! Take the leap today and we’ll see you soon in Sri Lanka!
Article by – Thisari Amarasekera
Showcasing Team – AIESEC in USJ