Canadian Alliance for Development Initiatives and Projects ( CADIP ) is a non-profit Canadian organization. It has no religious or political affiliation. Through various charity and volunteer initiatives, Cadip promotes peace, cooperation, tolerance and understanding in multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and international surroundings. The organization also promotes patterns and examples of civil activities focused on serving others, on building social ties and strengthening communities, on supporting civil society development.
Mission and general objectives
To promote volunteering as an
expression of civic contribution
To assist in community development
To build tolerance and understanding in multicultural and multi-ethnic surroundings
To promote multiunderstanding among volunteers all over the world
To facilitate the individual growth of the volunteers through the acquisition of work, life and learning skills
Short-term Voluntary Projects focusing on :
work with orphans and disadvantaged kids
teaching children from poor communities
nature protection, gardening and forestry
therapeutic and social programs
renovation and restoration of cultural and youth centers
heritage conservation and archaeological excavations
preparation of cultural events: festivals, exhibitions, jazz and rock concerts, etc.
Long-term Voluntary Projects
They are in the same fields but require significantly longer commitment - from one to several months.
The organization has membership dues of $55 per calendar year. Membership is not automatically renewed.