We are looking for volunteers to come and help with youth empowerment in Nairobi, Kenya



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    Hello. we are a community based organization based in the capital city on kenya Nairobi and our core purpose is girl and boy child empowerment .
    we have an empowerment center located in the beautiful outskirts of Nairobi where we are offering cosmetology and computer skills to the youths in nairobi kenya.the point is to give them skills that make them viable in the job market and they can be able to start and run their own businesses hence reducing dependency and making them self sufficient. In the end the cycle of poverty is reduced.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    you can learn swahili and other native languages
    you will experience and interact with people of different tribes.
    you will learn new songs
    you will enjoy different african delicacies.
    you will enjoy this and much more

  • Help


    we need the following help
    1) fundraisers who can help us in raising funds to be able to help us run our programs effectively.
    2)strategists we need to grow and this comes in handy to package the programs in order to make them more effective to the communities.
    3)IT Professionals who will help us on our websites and other computer based operations.
    4)community development they will help us and also teach us how to do our need assessment, data collection,reporting planing and execution.
    5)a kind heart. we believe everyone has something to offer. That smile, that hug is needed by a person who is in their low moments.everybody has a life experience and we believe it is worth sharing with others to let them know they are not alone in this world.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Kikuyu: Fluent
    Swahili (Kiswahili): Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    We may not be able to host a wolkawayer
    For now sorry
    food will be largely African delicacy of rice, meat,ugali and other traditional delicacy's. There will be food offered 3 time a day namely. breakfast, lunch, dinner. you will enjoy them

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    the expectation are in general form. a volunteer should be a down to earth person and one of Good character

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads


  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 662787635723