• To provide an authentic travel experience to Sun sHADe Volunteers
  • To let volunteers taste as much as possible from the Maldivian lifestyle and culture
  • To engage volunteers in direct community service
  • To help volunteers gain skills and experiences that can help them in their personal development and career exploration
  • To ensure that the work we do genuinely contributes to the local communities for the better


We address all our efforts to build healthy and empowered rural communities, to contribute to the conservation of our atoll and the ocean surrounding it, to build environmental awareness amongst the islanders and to broaden the horizons of all inhabitants of Huvadhoo Atoll through international cultural exchange.