Hilf mit den Notleidenden in den Armenvierteln Nairobi, Kenya

  • Bisher 829 mal gespeichert
  • Letzte Aktivität: 16 Juni 2024



 Geforderte Mindest-Aufenthaltsdauer:  Keine Vorgaben



  • Beschreibung


    We are a registered community-based non-profit organization committed to improving the living conditions of our community members. Located in a slum area with limited infrastructure, our primary focus is on providing support, love, and care to those in need.

    In our community, poverty, illiteracy, underdevelopment, ignorance, and conservatism are prevalent, leading to many children being deprived of their basic right to education. We strive to create a brighter future for these young boys and girls by teaching them about real-life skills and empowering them to break the cycle of early pregnancy and school dropout. We also work towards empowering women through various projects, enabling them to support themselves and providing a better life for the elderly.

    Our projects include:

    Helping and feeding elderly people.
    Empowering women through skills development.
    Fighting drug addiction in the community.
    Teaching children about basic hygiene practices.
    Educating about STDs, AIDS/HIV.
    Preventing teen pregnancies.
    Distributing sanitary towels.
    Preventing school dropout.
    Teaching computer skills.
    Teaching sewing to young mothers.
    Engaging in charitable activities.
    Assisting in local school teaching.

    During weekends, volunteers have the opportunity to explore the fantastic tourism attractions in the local area. This includes visiting lakes, game parks, museums, cultural sites, entertainment spots, mountains, and even traveling to the coast to enjoy the beautiful beaches. We have experienced field officers and partner with tour companies that offer excellent and affordable tourism services. As an organization, we will assist you in planning the best trip within your budget.

    By joining our organization, you not only contribute to the community's welfare but also have the chance to experience the rich cultural and natural beauty of our country.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Karitative Arbeit
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Hilfe mit Computer /Internet
  • UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    Keine Armut
    Kein Hunger
    Gesundheit und Wohlergehen
    Hochwertige Bildung
    Sauberes Wasser und Sanitärversorgung
    Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
    Menschenwürdige Arbeit und Wirtschaftswachstum
    Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
    Weniger Ungleichheiten
    Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
    Nachhaltige Konsum- und Produktionsmuster sicherstellen
    Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    Leben unter Wasser
    Leben an Land
    Frieden, Gerechtigkeit und starke Institutionen
    Partnerschaften zur Erreichung der Ziele
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Volunteers will be able to create opportunities for themselves within our activities, fostering ongoing engagement for mutual benefits. They will have the chance to immerse themselves in the local Kenyan culture, learn the language, and explore the beauty of our country.

    During their time with us, volunteers will experience firsthand cultural exchange with both local people and other international volunteers. They will have the opportunity to learn the local language, discover the art of preparing local food, observe traditional dressing styles, and engage with a diverse range of new people. These experiences will not only enhance their interpersonal skills but also foster an appreciation and understanding of different cultures.

    During the weekends, volunteers will have free time to explore the numerous tourist attractions available. Our experienced field officers, along with affiliated tour companies offering excellent and affordable services, will provide assistance. Some popular attractions include:

    _ Maasai mara National reserve park
    – Giraffe Centre: Interacting with and feeding giraffes.
    – David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust: Visiting the elephant orphanage.
    – Nairobi National Park: Exploring the wildlife and natural beauty near the city.
    – Karen Blixen Museum: Discovering the life and works of the famous author.
    – Kazuri Beadwork: Learning about traditional beadwork and purchasing unique crafts.
    – Bomas of Kenya: Experiencing traditional music, dance, and cultural performances.
    – Nairobi City Tour: Discovering the landmarks and history of Nairobi.
    – Mount Kenya: Embarking on a hiking adventure to Africa's second-highest peak.
    – Lake Naivasha: Enjoying the serene lake and its surrounding beauty.

    These are just a few examples of the many attractions available to volunteers. Our aim is to provide a well-rounded experience that combines meaningful volunteer work with the opportunity to explore and appreciate the rich culture and natural wonders of Kenya.

  • Projekte mit Kindern

    Projekte mit Kindern

    Dieses Projekt schließt möglicherweise den Umgang mit Kindern ein. Mehr Informationen findest du in unseren Verhaltensregeln und Tipps hier.

  • Arbeit


    – Eco Project: Volunteers with experience in sustainable practices to assist with waste management, conservation, and eco-education.
    – Content Management: Managing our digital platforms, creating engaging content, and maintaining our online presence.
    – Video and Photographer: Talented individuals to document our projects, capture impactful moments, and create visual content.
    – Web Designer: Expertise in web design to revamp and maintain our website for better user experience.
    – Fundraising Support: Experience in fundraising strategies and donor engagement to secure financial resources for our projects.
    – Mentors for Teen Girls and Boys: Compassionate individuals to provide guidance and support to young individuals.
    – Baking Class Teacher: Baking skills and experience to organize baking classes for interested individuals.
    – Computer Class Teacher: Proficiency in computer skills to teach basic computer classes.

    Our team is small, and we have multiple projects that require the expertise of skillful volunteers. We warmly welcome volunteers with various skills to join our organization and be part of our journey towards initiating sustainable projects that align with our organization's goals. Your contribution, whether for a day, a week, or several months, will be greatly appreciated, and we will treat you as a cherished family member.

    To ensure a resourceful and enjoyable stay, we kindly request you to contact our organization for reservations and proper planning. As we are currently receiving requests for hosting in 2024, advanced communication will help us make adequate arrangements.

    If you wish to bring items for the children during your visit, please refer to our wish list below:

    Drawing materials: Papers, pens, pencils, paint colors, and brushes.
    English children's books.
    Donations of clothes and shoes for the children.
    Digital/video camera.
    Games: Board games, Jenga, etc.
    Toys: Small cars, baby dolls, Duplo/Lego blocks.
    Balls: Footballs, rugby balls, volleyballs.

    Your generosity in providing these items will bring joy and enrichment to the lives of the children we serve.

  • Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen
    Englisch: Fließend
    Swahili (Kiswahili): Fließend
    Spanisch: Grundkenntnisse

    Dieser Gastgeber bietet Sprachaustausch an
    Dieser Gastgeber gibt an, dass er dir gern seine Muttersprache beibringt oder selbst eine Sprache lernen möchte.
    Bitte wende dich direkt an ihn, um weitere Auskünfte zu erhalten.

  • Unterkunft


    Volunteers will have the opportunity to stay with a local family in an apartment building located near our organization. We aim to providing volunteers with their private room, but if there are too many volunteers, they may need to share a room. This arrangement provides an authentic glimpse into everyday Kenyan life. The rooms are spacious, furnished with a queen-size bed and a bunk bed, and come with bedding provided. There is a clean pit toilet and a bathroom where volunteers can have a bucket shower.

    Volunteers will share most facilities with the host family, allowing them to experience the genuine warmth of Kenyan hospitality. They can use the kitchen, which is equipped with a refrigerator, stove, and microwave, to prepare their own meals or join the family for shared meals. This provides an excellent opportunity for volunteers to learn about African lifestyles and traditional foods. During their stay, volunteers become part of the host family, fostering a sense of belonging and potentially forming lasting connections.

    We will provide blankets, bedsheets, and clean water for showering and drinking water. However, if preferred, bottled water is available for purchase in nearby shops, which are just a 5-minute walk away.

    Volunteers will have the chance to learn how to prepare local meals, discover the local languages, and immerse themselves in the local culture. Simultaneously, they can also share their own culture with the host family, fostering a beautiful exchange of customs and traditions. The host family will assist with laundry services, which will be done once per week.

    To contribute towards the cost of accommodation and other related expenses, volunteers will be required to contribute $6 per day (USD). This amount will be utilized by the host family.

    As your hosts, we are dedicated to ensuring our volunteers have an enriching experience in Kenya. We can assist in organizing affordable safaris and arrange tours within Nairobi. Some notable attractions include the National Museum, Nairobi National Park, Elephant Orphanage, Giraffe Centre, and Maasai Market. These opportunities will allow volunteers to explore the natural beauty and cultural richness of Kenya.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    We ensure that our organization always provides assistance to volunteers, accompanying them to and from projects and, if needed, when they visit various tourism sites in the country. Convenient transportation options such as buses, local matatus (minibus taxis), and bodabodas (local motorcycles) are available for direct transport to Nairobi city and nearby malls.

    Our organization possesses extensive experience in managing volunteers from around the world, having been deeply involved in various projects. The success of these projects is attributed to the collaboration between volunteers, teamwork, and the cooperation of local residents. Through these efforts, we can maximize our limited resources to nurture, empower, and transform the lives of local children and youth, shaping them into better individuals for the future.

    Cultural interaction is a fascinating aspect of our program, allowing for the integration and bridging of cultural differences. It offers a profound understanding of human lifestyles and fosters an appreciation for the diverse tapestry of our planet. As our volunteers come from across the globe, you will have the opportunity to learn about different cultures and make new friends. You will never be alone during your time with us.

    We warmly welcome you to join our team and explore the beauty of Kenya! ALL ARE WELCOME! ASANTE SANA!

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kann Digital Nomads unterbringen

    Kann Digital Nomads unterbringen

    Dieser Gastgeber nimmt gern Digital Nomads bei sich auf.

  • Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    We have a safe and secure parking area available for any kind of van.

  • Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    Dieser Gastgeber ist bereit, Reisende mit Haustieren bei sich aufzunehmen.

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

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    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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    Dieser Host verlangt Gebühren

    mehr dazu
    US$6 per day
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