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TOGETHER,

WE ARE STRONGER 

THAN SLAVERY.

March 28, 2020

"L" has been receiving care from #obv since 2012, including shelter, education, medical care, psychological counseling, and vocational training. She is at high-risk of sexual exploitation, which to us means that either a) her mother is a sex worker b) her siblings were...

January 9, 2020

My Background and Beginnings, Connection towards One Body Village

I was born in Bien Hoa, Vietnam, and at the age of two was almost kidnapped by a stranger in front of the bakery on the street of my family’s home. Luckily my mom grabbed me back from the stranger in time...

January 6, 2020

It's finally happening! After months of planning and anticipation, I'm finally doing it. My first time ever, teaching a self defense program. I have a dozen years of martial arts training and experience in various disciplines such as Judo, Muay Thai, Taekwondo, and Ken...

October 9, 2019

Thank you, Toronto!

On October 5th, 2019, 80 guests, 12 volunteers, 9 event sponsors, and over 45 local businesses and individuals that donated to our silent auction came together for a common cause at The Spoke Club - to help children BREAK FREE from sexual exploitatio...

June 7, 2019

"I've traveled to many countries around the world, including developing ones, and this trip has by far been the most impactful." - David, Volunteer

Our #travelwithpurpose2019 trip between May 23-31, 2019 was a huge success! Eight volunteers from across Canada joined our...

June 1, 2019

Our #travelwithpurpose2019 volunteer, David, shares a moving post about his experience:

"Ahead of our trip to Vietnam & Cambodia, I didn’t know what to expect. I hoped that I’d get out of it what I often get out of our travels, a new understanding of local cultures and...

June 1, 2019

Our director, Ena, joined our #travelwithpurpose2019 trip and explains the influence of history and poverty on child exploitation in Cambodia in her Instagram post:

"The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all." - The Emperor, Mulan
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May 27, 2019

Our #travelwithpurpose2019 volunteer, Dezz, shares an honest post about her experience:

"The last few days have left me at a loss for words to describe how this volunteer experience with @onebodyvillagecanada has left me feeling.......
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All I know is that I’ve met...

May 27, 2019

Another powerful and thoughtful post by our director, Ena, who joined our #travelwithpurpose2019 trip May 23-31, 2019:

"To love fully means to hurt wholly.
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We said goodbye to the girls quickly and quietly, with many of the girls asleep and unaware of our departed...

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