Team Courtney & George is fundraising

Volunteering in Kandy for The T.E.A Project

£50.00 + £12.50 Gift Aid = £62.50
Donated to Team Courtney & George’s £200.00 Goal
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Team Courtney & George’s story

We are excited to share our next adventure! 


We will be starting our travels in January 2020 in Sri Lanka, where we have decided to spend our time supporting an amazing cause, by volunteering at The T.E.A project. The main aim, will be to help empower the underprivileged young people of Kandy. 


Growing up in England, the education system we have is something which most of us take very much for granted. This is not the case for many young people throughout Sri Lanka, where their education and lives have been disrupted by poor economics, war, poverty, abuse and natural disaster.


Our time there will consist of helping The T.E.A Project achieve its aims to improve opportunities for vulnerable children through various programmes that develop and increase life chances. They work to ensure that all children are safe, happy and healthy. 


We are asking everyone to be as generous as possible to help sponsor us and support this amazing project. A little goes a very long way, and would make a big difference to the communities the T.E.A Project supports. 


All funds raised will be passed to the charity irrespective of whether my target is reached, not reached or exceeded.


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The T.E.A Project

The TEA Project works to empower Sri Lankan children from poverty.


We provide training, support and guidance to schools, orphanages and grass roots organisations; working directly with marginalised, vulnerable children and young people from poor communities.


The project helps give young people a voice. A voice which develops ambition, skills, knowledge and opportunities for underprivileged children. Unlocking a child’s hidden potential.


Children need to feel valued as important individuals with active rights; principles that will help guide their future's.


Every child should grow respecting diversity and experience how helping others is a basic human right.


We believe passionately that developing skills, aspirations and confidence in young people is key to securing a positive and sustainable future for the next generation.


The TEA Project is based in Kandy, within the Central Highland Province. Like the unique Kandyan weather the ethnic and religious context is as strong and diverse with Sinhalese, Tamil, Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim and Christian communities sharing the close proximity of the city. We support children from the poorest urban and rural areas throughout Sri Lanka where education and lives have been disrupted by poor economics, war, poverty, abuse and natural disaster.


The TEA Project donates its services nationally to assist organisations who give support to thousands of vulnerable children and families. Our tailor-made training is what makes The TEA Project unique; made to meet any learning objectives.

Registered Charity Number: 1163485.

Find out more about The T.E.A Project

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