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Am Moses Apastor at Ohero fellowship church, am a trained organic permaculture farmer and am the founder of this project ,Married to Sarah, we were 6 persons whereby 3 were daughters and 1 son and us two,we were a welcoming discipline and respectful family,we love visitors and we treat them as our great family members.
Am a trained organic permaculture farmer and am the founder of this project which was formed in the 2002 and we are working under the legal registered self help group with a purpose of ending poverty to our 3 working villages using permaculture organic as an alternative way to improve the living standard &We welcome in and work with us in our organic farm for knowledge sharing and community interaction.
We focus the to change the life of 300000 people of which their life depends in organic permaculture farming.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
During his or her volunteer period of staying which might be a week/ two weeks or less,but its depend on how he or she had a plan time frame of staying with the hosting family,the volunteer could read novels,playing with the community children,share story with our local people,can explore the village and learn our language ,can make a field trip for site seeing like game park,Lake Victoria boat riding tour ,even organize a playing with the community like playing football,netball ,volley ball and running event.
when you come to the project this are the instruction:
From Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta international air port-take flight to kisumu international air port, then from there the host will pick you at the air port to the project site, then we will used a public car from kisumu whereby one person used 450 ksh to olare,from olare to the project centre is 100ksh
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
At the farm we the following volunteering hand opportunities
Now we welcome the knowledgeable/skilled volunteers to come and help in upgrading of the bellow mention program. and help spreading awareness about our organic permaculture farm project around the world to maintain it as well as further develop and improve through education on organic and sustainable agriculture such us:
~Permaculture and Organic farming
~Farming and Gardening
~Administration and project management
~Networking & collaboration of the project
~Computer and internet online and growth
~Community charity work eg working with the community groups.
-Designing of the project website
Swahili (Kiswahili): Fluent
This host offers a language exchange
I will learn different language with volunteers from different corners and will also shared with them ours as assign of language leaning cross cultural exchange
The volunteers will be with the hosting family in their home through home base care accommodation,to promote social integration and cultural exchange program that will help them learn more about our culture and be more culture friendly as they will have good access to the hosting family cooking kitchen and they will prepare what they love as the same time they will learn how we are preparing our food.
volunteers will shared a meal with the hosting family and if they might have special dietary needs, they can communicate prior before to his or her arrival so that we make local arrangement and if they could not be found locally then we can make special arrangements how to get them.
The volunteer will have a private safe sleeping room , bedding's,double Decker bed, blanket, Bed sheets, mosquitoes nets, clean and boiling water for drinking & bathing water as shower again the hosting family had the available source of the energy like,solar energy use for charging phones and laptop and lightening purpose .
The volunteers will share everyday life experience with the host family spend time together , cook food , shared meals , exchange ideas discuss way forward how he or she can help in Networking the project to world map and also laugh together as a family.
We also advice volunteers to Bringing their own basics such as soap, toothpaste, a first aid kit, special dietary requirements will help both you and me as your host. Strong shoes, gloves and work clothes are essential for the farm work.
for tourism site visit they could take picture and do documentary,and share with the local people the history of the place
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
we have a cyber cafe here in our center for internet working online purpose I have a very stable internet network within my premise actually it is a safari com internet connection provider with. unlimited access,we are in good place which is environmentally friendly.
In our project we have a secure design place that will act as a good car park
Not really at the moment but we could accept the legally pet permitted fro traveling
More than two
Maximum 3 to 4 hours a day, 4 days a week