Help welcome at our school in Nyamira, Kenya

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Kenya

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  • Description

    Description

    Our Organisation widely reaches disadvantaged children and families in the community. Our priority is to improve support, love and care through provision of education, health care, clean water, feeding, recreation activities, self-sufficient projects and Biblical resources.

    Core Values:

    Blessed Children's Hope Foundation is based on the following guiding principles:

    -We are ambassadors of hope
    -We are guided by God given principles
    -We are responsive to those in need
    -We value education, health and fighting hunger for all as equal opportunity
    -We are partners of development

    Objectives:

    Empowering community economically through pursuing income generating activities and vocational training
    Developing initiatives such as education support, agriculture, micro-finance, health care, sports and adding value to existing efforts designed to strengthen community
    Increasing awareness of diseases such as HIV/AIDS among the community
    Providing spiritual guidance to children and their families
    Equipping the community with skills necessary to negotiate, support and maintain safe behaviour.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Elderly Companionship
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    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

    Travellers are allowed to take part in community ceremonies and participating in different occasions and awarded certificates on various involvements.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    Short and long-term volunteer services needed : direct service, administrative support, fundraising, and most of our volunteers will serve as teachers, tutors, mentors, doctors, chaplains, builders and coaches. They will organise events, participate in fundraisers, develop new resources, provide logistical support,assist with promotional events and provide leadership and guidance. Their roles will not be limited by vision of the school and organisation.
    Volunteers will also support in feeding , caring ,educating and supporting vulnerable children in Western Kenya. They will also support our Art project, farming, charity work among others.
    The volunteers will offer to the community 5 hours help daily. They will be involved in teaching the community on entrepreneurship, micro-financing, double banking, proposal writing, home based care for the sick, orphans and vulnerable children. They will also be involved in fundraising, video filming and documentation for the projects, cooking among other duties as they may want to engage into them. Volunteers can donate to any of our projects at their own will and interest.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: 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

    Accommodation

    Accommodation is available at the homestead of the chief executive Director. They will sleep in specious rooms with mosquito nets provided for each bed. Volunteers bathe from a hot shower and Flash latrines are available for volunteers. You are required to provide $5 per day for food as we may not afford food of your choice.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are non-smokers, Non-Drug users and Non-Drinkers
    Our volunteers to tell us the skills they have and how long they would like to stay with us in their profiles. Kenya has many tourist attractions that our volunteers will enjoy while with us. They will learn swahili as common language in Kenya, visit tourists attractions, at the beaches at Coast, Maasai, among others during their free time for adventure and recreation.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours day, maximum 5 days a week

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    This host charges a fee

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    5 USD a day for food


Host ref number: 785151196547