Colombo - Post Report Question and Answers

What volunteer opportunities are available locally?

Unfortunately, I can't really comment as I'm not aware of anyone here who volunteers. - Mar 2021

You can volunteer with the street dog charity Embark. There are always opportunities to volunteer to work on school or embassy events. - Sep 2020

Sri Lanka is a middle-income country. I'm sure there are volunteer opportunities, but I don't know of many. I have a teenager who wanted to do some volunteering, and we had trouble finding the right organization. - Apr 2020

Volunteer opportunities abound. Sri Lanka is a developing nation and rely heavily on the charity of others especially when there is a natural disaster. The stray dog population is huge, there are many orphanages or daycare agencies that rely on volunteers for help. Whatever your passion, there is a place for it. - Sep 2017

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