Bring along your passion and bond with the local community at a girls sports project in Mbita, Kenya



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    Volunteer your skills and passion with our community Sports project . We are a community Sports club that takes care of vulnerable girls in the society through talent enhancement and education support.

    We are a community project that has been started to enhance the talents and skills of young girls that has been drawn from various needy backgrounds in the village. We are situated around Lake Victoria in a small town called Mbita, Kenya.

    Majority of girls have been victims of gender based violence as well as sexual abuse. The center caters also for the education of these girls.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Trabajo de caridad
    Proyectos artísticos
    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Cocinar para toda la familia
    Ayuda doméstica
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet

  • Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de las NU
    Fin de la pobreza
    Hambre cero
    Salud y bienestar
    Educación de calidad
    Igualdad de género
    Agua limpia y saneamiento
    Energía asequible y no contaminante
    Trabajo decente y crecimiento económico
    Industria, innovación e infraestructura
    Reducción de las desigualdades
    Ciudades y comunidades sostenibles
    Producción y consumo responsables
    Acción por el clima
    Vida submarina
    Vida de ecosistemas terrestres
    Paz, justicia e instituciones sólidas
    Alianzas para lograr los objetivos
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    SLC provides challenging intercultural learning experiences to volunteers, enhancing their social and personal development through international volunteer programmes we offer. We promote intercultural understanding, equality of opportunity, justice and peace among people in the world.

    By the end of volunteer stay, he/she will be proud to have experienced a rich cultural exchange programe whereas;-
     Visiting National Parks
     Touring the neighboring Islands
     Learning new languages
     Learning about the cultural lifestyle of the people of the lake and or other neighboring communities
     Check out museums dedicated to our country’s art and culture.
     Review our country’s history and current events before even leaving.
     Attend local festivals and celebrations.
     Make local friends! Listen to their stories and tell your own
    We do provide a Certificate of Appreciation/Participation to our volunteers by the end of a successful volunteerism program.

  • Proyectos con niños

    Proyectos con niños

    En este proyecto podría haber niños. Para obtener más información, consulta nuestras directrices y consejos aquí.

  • Ayuda


    We are a community based grassroots football club established on June 2009 . We have been registered as a Community Sports Affiliation-group under youth and sports department Mbita-Homa Bay county, Kenya . We are established on pillars of education support for youth , mentoring of Young Girls, as well as doing job placement for the young adults after school graduation in Mbita constituency .

    Apart from training in girls in football, we place a great emphasis in training the girls in other areas of life including spiritual, physical, social/emotional and academic. We chose football as the major unit to bring youths together and major tool we use to drive positive change in the community since it’s a sport loved by many around the world .
    Objectives ;
    i. Nurturing football talents
    ii. Youth mentor-ship and empowerment
    iii. Encouraging girls to value education through mentorship
    iv. Education Sponsorship
    Programs we Offer ;
    1. Football skills and Talent Nurturing among Girls – has enabled us pass football skills to girls who have no know how of playing football whereas we have achieved values of good character, discipline and hard work.
    2. Youth empowerment/mentor-ship – Through this program we have been able to not only create safe space for Girls, but also pass good vices to them and curb or solve the bad vices of crime , drug and substance abuse , early sex / teenage pregnancies in the community . We have also advocate for good and proper menstrual hygiene to our girls beneficiaries by ensuring that we supply them with sanitary towels every end month .
    3. Scholarship program – we believe in education and values our beneficiaries’ academic progress.
    4. Feeding program .
    We do invite volunteers who can help in the following areas
    1. Team Coach: If you have a passion of football/soccer, you are invited to help training our girls age 10-21 years
    2. Mentorship: We need counselors. Most of our girls come from hard background situations and needs counseling to maintain a positive mind and lifestyle all through. Some have been drawn early marriages, drug abuse and our counseling and mentorship will be valuable to help them lead positive lives through counseling.

    3. Teaching: Volunteers are placed in our partner schools where our girls are schooling so that they help in classroom teaching and empowerment
    4. Fundraising: We majorly need individuals who can help in online fundraising to help the project meet its major activity goals
    5. Gardening: Volunteers can also help in preparing the home garden
    6. Student exchange program: Our volunteers are also can come and participate in the exchange program, interacting, learning the local culture and language as well as sharing their life experiences with the team.

  • Idiomas

    Idiomas hablados
    Inglés: Fluido
    Luo: Fluido
    Swahili (Kiswahili): Fluido

    Este anfitrión ofrece intercambio de idiomas
    Spanish French German

  • Alojamiento


    Volunteers share a family home compound with the host and eat together as a family. Volunteers do share rooms. There is electricity and running water. There’s pit latrine outside the main house.

    Food is prepared locally though our own delicious menus. Volunteers are also at liberty to prepare their own menu but at their own costs.

    We do encourage volunteers to act as a family and bond with the host doing things as a family.

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • Espacio para aparcar autocaravanas

    Espacio para aparcar autocaravanas

    Este anfitrión puede proporcionar un sitio para autocaravanas.

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

    5 hours a day, 25 hours a week

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 991819487374