Take A Trip & Change A Life


A transformational travel program for volunteers looking to create life changing moments –

Upcoming 2020 Trips

June 22-28


Create Change 

Volunteer abroad and change lives

As a Caritas Smile, Take A Trip Change A Life volunteer you’ll have an experience of a lifetime. Our transformative programs offer the opportunity to volunteer abroad in Latin American while learning how to live a mindful and socially conscious lifestyle. A unique combination of reflective and spiritual sessions coupled with hands on community engagement activities make Caritas Smile volunteers gain valuable real-life experiences abroad.   You’ll gain valuable life experiences through hands-on work, all while opening your heart and mind to the local culture and language. 

Transform Your Life…

…and find your life’s purpose through love

Transform lives with Caritas Smile, Take A Trip Change A Life Program volunteer abroad programs! Volunteer to rebuild a school, rebuild a home, and surprise communities in need with much needed resources will change the way you look at the world. Traveling through the countryside, mountain hiking, river tours, and exploring the true Dominican lifestyle and culture is an unforgettable experience!

Take Inspired Action

Empower humanity 

Volunteer abroad and use your time to help kids in need will empower, inspire and give hope to  communities in need. You will help to rebuild schools and homes for families living in poverty, teach kids English, mentor women how to become self-sufficient through education, offer hope and love to humanity, and so much more!

Our Take A Trip Change A Life Mindful Service programs provides affordable volunteer opportunities in Latin America. Since 2010, Caritas Smile has offered volunteer and service programs to participants from all over the world. 

Volunteering abroad is a life-changing experience where you transform and expand your horizons and clarify your life’s mission. Click here to volunteer!

Every year thousands of kids in poor areas of the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean are given a helping hand through Caritas Smile Programs. Volunteers work in an orphanage, teach English, music, dance, re-build schools and feed malnourished children.

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Volunteers abroad transform lives! 

The mission is to empower, educate, and inspire women and children worldwide.

Find your life’s purpose by helping those in need through mission trips and service.