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Come and help us to develop this place and empower children and women here in Nairobi, Kenya

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  • Last activity: 15 Mar 2024



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  • Description


    I am Benard. I come from Nairobi, Kenya. I have a wife and two children whom i live with. I run an organization whose aim is to help develop Mathare and Kenyan slums and give the youth there an opportunity to earn a living out of there talent.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Charity Work
    Art Projects
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    Through the event, the travelers are going to learn about the Kenyan culture, and even adopt some of them. They are going to experience the African foods, and also the attire. They are also going to have a wonderful experience.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    I need volunteers, to help us develop these slums and help nature the talents of the youth, children and women here, and also empower them. For instance, we have an event that is going to take place in the rural areas around Lake Victoria. The event is organized to help support people with disabilities, therefore we'd like to have volunteers with medical experiences, cycling experience someone good in proposal writing, people with photography experience , and also people who'd help raise funds to support the event.
    Apart from the specifications listed above , we also need any kind of volunteers as long as they are interested in this kind of project.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Swahili (Kiswahili): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    For the event in August, the travelers are going to live with us at our rural homes and also share our traditional Kenyan meals, which is totally free and there is no any fee charged. The travelers are also going to receive three or more meals a day.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During the time off, the visitors can explore and tour the national tourist sites in Kenya.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 969854956655

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