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Study Abroad Programs, Summer Study Abroad, Internships Abroad, Volunteering Abroad, High School Study Abroad, Intensive Language Programs
Study Abroad Programs in Kenya, Volunteer Programs
Volunteer Programs Abroad enable you to gain leadership experience abroad and immerse yourself in another culture while serving a greater good. Many organizations and graduate programs look for individuals who volunteer their time and willingly involve themselves in projects to serve others. By participating in a volunteer program abroad, you can roll a study abroad experience, leadership experience, and volunteerism into one.


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  • Study Abroad Programs, Summer Study Abroad,Internships Abroad, Volunteering Abroad, High SchoolStudy Abroad, Intensive Language ProgramsStudy Abroad Programs in Kenya, Volunteer ProgramsVolunteer Programs Abroad enable you to gain leadership experience abroad andimmerse yourself in another culture while serving a greater good. Many organizationsand graduate programs look for individuals who volunteer their time and willinglyinvolve themselves in projects to serve others. By participating in a volunteer programabroad, you can roll a study abroad experience, leadership experience, and volunteerisminto one.Text List of Countries with Volunteer Programs >>Featured Volunteer Abroad ProgramsDo you want to go beyond tourism and travel with a purpose? Through Lecden-kenyaVolunteer Programs you can have a positive impact on the people and places you visitwhile having the time of your life. Volunteer for 2-12 weeks in KenyaProgram HighlightsCross-Cultural Solutions: Volunteer Abroad for the Experience of a Lifetime!<As an international volunteer or Intern with Lecden-kenya, you’re making a meaningfulcontribution, working side-by-side with local people and sharing in the goals of acommunity that warmly welcomes you. You’re experiencing another culture like neverbefore and really getting to know its people. You’ll enjoy the flexibility of choosing from12 countries, start dates year-round, and programs from 1-12 weeks long. Lecden-kenyaoffers international volunteer programs all over the world that promote sustainablecommunity driven initiatives. Learn more by visiting our website or emailing us today!Internship Programs in Kenya,Volunteer Internship Opportunities .
  • Lecden-Kenya offers volunteer internship opportunities in Kenya CommunityDevelopment for support and cross cultural exchange with the help of local andinternational volunteers.INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIESIf you would like to make a meaningfull contributions in developing countries, but youare not exactly sure how, then you have come to the right place. This placement optionsare available in Primary health care, Social work, human right, Environment,Infrustrucrure, Agriculture just to name but a few. Since each placement is created foryou, anyone can participate (university students, graduate students or experiencedprofessionals). We will help you design the internship project to ensure that both you andthe organization benefit. Internship opportunities include:-Medical/health InternsVolunteer Medical interns are involed in various medical and nursing fields inhealthcare work delivery in the community hospitals, clinics and health centers.Volunteers work under supervision of medical doctors, nurses, dentists and clinicalofficers to provide quality health care services for communities.Volunteer TeachingVolunteers work in formal and non-formal teaching in both primary and secondaryschools in rural areas. They teach English, Mathematics and other subjects as well asextra-curricular activities. This is a long term placement form 3 months to 2 years.Orphanages/CentersVolunteers work in orphanage homes assisting the kids with creative activities. Inaddition to this volunteers help in the kitchen preparing meals, help with laundry, mopthe floor, washing dishes and clothes, give those who are sick their medication and
  • volunteers story telling skills will be put to good use inspiring and motivating thechildren mostly those who are mentally affected due to problems affecting the societyfrom poverty to HIV/AIDS.InfrastructureConstruction, Repairs, engineering, Alternative energy eg solar and others. Volunteerswill assist on construction in a school, an Orphanage, a community church, repairingyour host family’s house, painting, renovating a classroom, a local church, an old lady’shouse e.t.cRequired skills Volunteers do not need to have any skills or knowledge aboutconstruction, as they will mainly be doing unskilled work such as digging, mixing sandand cement, carrying rocks, sand and bricks, fetching water, and painting . They will beled by skilled Kenyans and work together with local community. Get your hands dirty tomake a differenceResearch projects could include:-organic farming.-Effects of climate change.-Effects of programmes on gender-equality.-Product Development.-Research on (eco) tourism possibilities and small tourism-related industries(souvenirs etc.)-Research and development of alternative renewable energy sources.You are welcome for this placement if you meet the following requirements:
  • -For interns, you must be a proffessional with atleast 2 years of experince of work or agraduate with either higher diploma or degree in the following volunteer related fields:(organic) agriculture, livestock / poultry, forestry, water & sanitation management /irrigation, business, marketing, ICT, development studies, anthropology or humangeography;-An interest in developong countries-Ability to work independently and as part of a team-You are flexible and can adapt easily to different cultural circumstances-Strong interpersonal relations, verbal and written communication skills-You are comfortable to live in a rural environment with limited facilities and leisureopportunities-High energy and goal oriented-Good organisational skills, able to carry out research and and attention to detail.-You are available for at least 3 months;VOLUNTEER FEES TAKE CARE OF THE FOLLOWING :-Airport Pick-up: On Arrival and Departure: Once you give us your flight details ourproject coordinator and a driver will be at the JKIA airport to pick you up.Orientation: Including important pre-departure information as well as on-siteorientation on local culture, history and customs.Internship arrangement: All your internship arrangement and well being whilevolunteering is our big concern and priority and ensure your placement is secure andsafe. Our coordinator will provide whatever support you may need at any step along andour supervisor will always assist at the ground.Accommodations/Meals: We carefully select host family connecting you to the cultureand social, economic and political events in the community and country. You areprovided with three meals a day and you will be flexible to intervene and assist incooking/food preparation.Transportation to the project: Volunteers are transported to and from their placementlocation by shared bus/shuttle.
  • Certificate of Completion/Participation: You will be provided with a certificate showingyour participation with us and a recommendation letter as an appreciation forvolunteering with us.Farewell: Is arranged on the last day either at the host family, School, and orphanagesas a way of appreciation to the volunteer for the time and ability to give to thecommunity. It is a day of exchanging gifts and celebrate for having successfully workedtogether.WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED IN VOLUNTEER COST :* International Airfare* Visa* Insurance* Vaccinations* Medical Bill* Tours and safarisVOLUNTEER/PROGRAM FEE FOR YEAR 2010 (this applies to all programmes.)* Cost for two weeks US$ 527* Cost for three weeks US$ 634* Cost for one Month US$ 741* Cost for five weeks US$ 848* Cost for six weeks US$ 955* Cost for seven weeks US$ 1062* Cost for two Months US$ 1169Volunteers pay additional USD 100 (one hundred usd)for every week thereafter.WHAT YOU NEED TO VOLUNTEER WITH US*All volunteers must be 18 years and above.* A medical background is required for the Medical/Health Program.
  • * Have a positive attitude and be flexible to adjust to the living conditions.* English speaking.If you still want to volunteer with us, fill out the application form. Upon receipt of yourform we will contact you within two working days.All applicants will be notified by email on their placement and will be given a pre-departure information before arrival.Children Program in Orphanage/Care CenterThe orphanage work program is highly challenging and rewarding, as you will bechanging the lives of orphaned children who rarely receive opportunities to interact withother people. Share love and care for innocent, troubled, and forgotten children, offerthem a profound gift.. Working with orphaned children demands lots of patience, asthese children’s harsh living conditions have often alienated them from society.A volunteer’s responsibility depends on the needs of the orphanage and the skills andinterests of the volunteer. Most of the orphanages aim at the provision of educationopportunities to orphans; therefore, in most cases, volunteers teach basic conversationEnglish to the children. Volunteers also help in developing creative programs such asart, music, dance, sports, etc. Additional help on day trips, sanitation, cooking, andadministration might be requested.Children Feeding ProgramChildren at the CenterOne of the most wonderful opportunities that work in children orphanage can give you isthe chance to share your love and skills with poor orphaned children. Many volunteershave deemed the work life changing. By offering attention and love to children, you aremaking a real difference in the life of a young person. Whether you have a background inchildcare or simply enjoy sharing love with kids, a smile can offer something meaningfulto the life of kids deprived of love and care.
  • As a volunteer, you can help care for children in orphanages. Children are an integralpart of all societies around the world and providing adequate care for them is animportant part of everyday life. As an international volunteer this type of placementprovides an opportunity for active hands-on work as well as a unique cultural exchangeopportunity. Many orphanages are community initiated and operated by local communitymembers. Often government support and staff are minimal; therefore the institutions arenot provided with the necessary resources to optimize the children’s care. Theorphanages rely upon volunteers to support their long-term sustainable initiativesthrough simple tasks and creative energy. Sharing your time with the children, you willbe offering them the family love which they have not been privileged with, you will bepresenting to them a reason to live as normal as you and us.You may be assisting with daily routines helping cook and feed the children, playing withthem, and devising games for their leisure after school and on weekends. Through allthat you do, the individual attention and love that you give the children will last in theirmemories for a lifetime. The single most important factor in the development of youngchildren is relationships with caring adults. Whether you have a background in childcareor simply enjoy caring for young children, a smile or hug can be a meaningful and long-term contribution.In addition, the dialogue and interaction with local staff provides a rare opportunity foryou to share ideas with them and build morale. The most important attributes needed forthese placements are an open heart and a love for spending time with children. In someplacements you will quickly pick up on the daily routine while in others you may need tobe more creative in coming up with ideas.Volunteer’s responsibilities•Helping the children in conversational English and assignments.•Supervise the children to clean up and dress up.•Supervise their studies and assignments.•Share their food; sit by them to see them eat.
  • •Prepare them for schools, check their dresses.•Design, teach, organize and play games (educational and environmental).Program Objectives•To offer support, care and family for the orphans and vulnerable.•To develop their mental and moral sense of belonging and responsibility.•To create a platform for volunteers mentor the children and offer them cross culturalexposure.Program Duration and Dates.Program is opened to volunteers all year round. Volunteers can spend from two weeksonwards on the program.Airport Pick up/OrientationVolunteers will be picked up from the airport and transferred to their places of stay uponarrival. The pre-departure information to the placement and program is done to offervolunteers a clear picture and sensitivities of the people in the community of work.Orientation is at the placement including basic local language, syllabus and how to goabout things in the community in terms of transport, food, water, socialization, etc.Who can volunteer in children program in orphanages? Anybody can volunteer in thisprogram as long as you are 18 years or more. It is regardless of your profession, skill orexperience. You can volunteer as a team or an individual. You should understand thatyou will not do anything that may stigmatize any of the people you meet in the course ofyour work. You need to have an open mind and a willing heart.How will a volunteer see his/her contribution after the program?•You will see how valuable your love has been shared among the children.•You will realize how important the knowledge you have about care or recreation, nomatter how little, has been in the creation of joy and hope for many young ones.•Your contribution to the development of the children will be well counted years to come.How will you benefit from volunteering in this program?•You would discover more of yourself.•You would have gotten for yourself more love.
  • •Your experience and understanding for children will grow.•It shall be a great holiday break in an environment of pure love.…….Apply for this program……HIV/AIDS Program : The HIV epidemic is currently the leading of death in Africa.Despite Government and other relevant NGO’s intervention, the rate of HIV infection inmany communities is still rising especially those who live around the shores of L.Victoriaand urban centers. Many people infected particularly in the local communities still donot know how to prevent infection, and even very few people know how to deal with thevirus once they have it.HIV/AIDS ProgramDue to poverty syndrome that has escalated the nation, people often avoid attendinghealth facilities because they don’t have something to pay from their own pockets andbecause of this reason, most of the people encounter premature death as a result ofdepression and inability to take care of themselves.The impact of HIV/AIDS is deepening and getting worse as the economy continues todeteroriate. The need for action to effectively control, manage, provide support for thoseaffected by the disease and prevent its further spread is urgent.This is an excellent opportunity for volunteers to care for people with HIV/AIDS.Volunteers work at special clinics for HIV/AIDS patients providing care and support anddirectly with local community based organization providing support, counselling andprograms for those unfortunate enough to be infected. As a volunteer you can help thecasualties suffering from opportunistic diseases to reverse the quality of life in manycommunities. There is a lot to learn and experience working on these projects. Most ofthe persons living with HIV/AIDS receive care from the relatives mostly children of thepatients at their own homes. We all as human beings have responsibilities for oneanother.
  • Volunteer’s responsibilities•You offer care and support for HIV/AIDS infected and affected children and people.•Volunteer’s intervention is required and very welcomed to help care for the patientswho have often been left out of the social circle due to their condition.•Engage in educational and training activities meant to increase awareness and stop theepidemic of HIV/AIDS in the Kenyan communities.•Assist in vocational training for the HIV infected persons who have either lost their jobsor unemployed•Home and school visitation for the children who are rendered Orphans or vulnerabledue to the direct and indirect effect of the HIV/AIDS on them.•Other activities set out by the community based organization shall be among yourresponsibilitiesOrganizations who work on the HIV/AIDS problem have established different communityoutreach programs such as hospital care, recreational and educational programs,voluntary counselling and testing, and educational seminars and conferences on thevirus within the local community.Program Objectives.•To offer education, sensitization, care and support for affected and infected people.•To offer a peer education, educational campaign and awareness for the youth on thepreventive measures and dangers of the disease.•To expand the volunteer’s knowledge on the dangers and socio-economic problemsassociated with HIV/AIDS so there can be an increasing global action and awareness.•To promote greater community residents participatory role and the sense ofresponsibility for development projects to boost maintenance and sustainability of suchprojects.•To promote friendliness between volunteers’ community and that of the beneficiarycommunities.•To offer volunteers deeper understanding and experience of other cultures andeconomies.Program Duration and Dates
  • The HIV/AIDS Program is opened to volunteers all year round. Volunteers can spend aminimum of two weeks to one year on the program.Airport Pick up/OrientationVolunteers will be picked up from the airport and transferred to their places of stay uponarrival. The pre-departure information to the placement and program is done to offervolunteers a clear picture and sensitivities of the people in the community of work.Orientation is at the placement including basic local language, syllabus and how to goabout things in the community in terms of transport, food, water, socialization, etc.Who can volunteer in HIV/AIDS Program?This program is open to anyone who wants to share their love, time and compassion withthe HIV/AIDS patients. There are no specific qualifications required, however youshould understand that you will not do anything that may stigmatize any of the peopleyou meet in the course of your work. You need to have an open mind and a willing heart.How can a volunteer instantly identify his contributions after participation?•Life will be better for those infected with HIV/AIDS as you attend to them with love andcare they do not get from their family and friends, by this you will see yourself become afriend to someone few people understand and smile with.•Family and friends shall gain a better understanding of the disease or problem and whatis required of them for the affected person.•Tears will be shed during your departure by those you are leaving behind havingdeveloped a passion and such a great joy felt by the affected persons during yourparticipation and your work, love and commitment. Such a great love you have broughtto someone in need.•There will be a greater awareness of the disease or problems in the work community,especially among the students and youth to be approached with educational programs.How will you benefit from volunteering in this program?•You will be proud of yourself for positively affecting someone’s life in your own meansto change.•You will discover more about yourself to and what you are capable of doing on yourown which will definitely help you in making many vital decisions like your future careeretc.•You will experience a true and pure culture of a different kind in different communities.
  • •You will enhance on your knowledge on life, society, care the HIV/AIDS disease and itseffect on people.•It shall be such a great adventure and experience of a life time.•Opportunity to make friends with people from different background.•An opportunity to acquire knowledge for educating your peers back home about thedisease.…….Apply for this program……Medical/Health Program : Women and children continue to suffer due to lack of propermedical care and shortage of doctors, nurses and social workers in the hospitals in therural areas. Access to basic healthcare is often one of the most challenging issues thatlow-income and neglected populations face. Community level intervention and localhealth clinics offer services to local families at minimal or no cost…Medical/Health ProgramEven though greater efforts to improve health service delivery, especially the health ofwomen and children is being observed. Emphasis is placed on improving the quality ofreproductive health services and on preventing and reducing the impact of widespreadcommunicable diseases. Working on health projects offers a wonderful opportunity forvolunteers to become familiar with the challenges and health issues of developingcountries. The Government and non-governmental organizations runs a number ofdifferent health facilities, hospitals, maternity clinics, children’s hospitals, HIV/AIDSwards, and alternative-medicine clinics in many towns and small rural villages.In the health project, volunteers support the local doctors and nurses. Work ranges fromobservational to basic assistance, depending on level of knowledge, experience, and skill.As a volunteer you can work with a health centre within a local community by observingand assisting with a local medical practice.
  • Health care professionals, students, and non professionals are needed at the smallvillage clinics. The working conditions may not be what you are used to. The equipmentis quite basic and the amount and variety of medicines are very limited. Volunteersrecord attendance, patient history, temperatures, perform patient examinations, providepre-natal care, assist in deliveries, offer education to clinic patients and communitygroups on ways of preventing diseases affecting them most. Examples might be how totreat an unsafe water before use, how to prepare a balanced and healthy meal, thepractice of hygiene, etc. Medical doctor, nurse medical student or nursing students arehighly needed. Volunteers are stationed at local health centres.Volunteer’s responsibilities.•Taking care of patients reporting for out-patient care or on admission.•Changing bandages and monitoring recovery.•Checking blood pressure.•Distributing foods.•Weighing babies.•Helping with first aid treatment.•Observing the expert in diagnosing a patient.•Recommending treatment.•Performing minor, major or specialist surgeries, etc. Many healthcare centres also rundifferent programs on health education, basic prevention, nutrition, and sanitation.Program Objectives.•To take part in the effort to send proper improved basic healthcare to poor in their owncommunities.•To offer health care and education as the basis for improving the livelihood of theunderprivileged communities.•To offer staff support to the insufficient staffs of the rural healthcare.•To offer traditional healthcare providers an improvement in their health delivery toefficiently support the modern ones.•To offer volunteers an opportunity to discover practical and innovative healthcarepractice and first aid application with little or no resources.
  • •To create a bond between the volunteer and the local community or health centre so thatin the near future, the volunteer can return to assist in a higher capacity when knowledgeor resources has grown for the volunteer.•To promote cross cultural understanding.Who can volunteer in Medical/Health Program?Medical Doctors, Nurses, Pharmacists, medical and sciences students and pre-medstudents can volunteer in this program. You can volunteer as a group or an individual.However you should understand that you will not do anything that may stigmatize any ofthe people you meet in the course of your work. You need to have an open mind and awilling heart.Program Duration.Program is opened to volunteers all year round. Volunteers can spend from two weeksonwards on the program.Airport Pick up/OrientationVolunteers will be picked up from the airport and transferred to their places of stay uponarrival. The pre-departure information to the placement and program is done to offervolunteers a clear picture and sensitivities of the people in the community of work.Orientation is at the placement including basic local language, syllabus and how to goabout things in the community in terms of transport, food, water, socialization, etc.Volunteer benefits.•You will be proud of yourself for positively affecting someone’s life in your own meansto change.•You will discover more about yourself to and what you are capable of doing on yourown which will definitely help you in making many vital decisions like your future careeretc.•You will experience a true and pure culture of a different kind in different communities.•You will enhance on your knowledge on life, society, care the HIV/AIDS disease and itseffect on people.•It shall be such a great adventure and experience of a life time.•Opportunity to make friends with people from different background.
  • •An opportunity to acquire knowledge for educating your peers back home about thedisease.…….Apply for this program……Teaching in Local Schools : This is a great opportunity to gain firsthand experience inteaching if you are considering the same as your future career. It gives volunteers anopportunity to share their talents of teaching profession to impart the same knowledgeacquired in their areas of specialization. You will also gain experience within the cultureand work environment..Teaching in Local SchoolsWe have a variety of programs that educate both children and youth in variouscapacities. Access to education changes life of Kenya children and it allows them tobreak the vicious cycle of poverty they would otherwise be destined for. Througheducation they can gain valuable skills that can further also in development of thecommunity and themselves. Volunteers teach in public schools in a variety of subjectsareas e.g. science, math and English. Volunteers must be native English speakers, have agood command in oral and spoken English, be flexible, patient and passion and love forteaching and cross cultural experience.This is a very good opportunity for volunteer interns with an educational background togain some experience in their desired profession. These schools are in the remotevillages and urban areas experiencing shortage of qualified teachers who are unable tohandle the overwhelming number of students in a single class. This has called for a greatneed of volunteers who can speak and write English to assist these communities.Volunteers shall teach Basic English science and mathematics, others may include sexand reproductive education, Socio-economical and psychological empowerment, gamesand physical education. No qualifications are needed to be a volunteer teacher. If youcan read and write and is 18 years and over, you are qualified to volunteer as a teacher.
  • Volunteers will handle students with the age between 10-15 years in primary schools andstudents between 15 to 18 years in secondary schools depending on the class. The role ofthe volunteer goes far beyond assisting teaching. Children are attracted to school by thepresence of volunteers and your presence also is a proven moral booster for parents andthe limited teachers as well as a great inspiration for students.Volunteer’s responsibilities•Prepare lesson notes.•Organize learning materials.•Develop a teaching method.•Teach classes through lecturing, discussions and demonstration.•Discuss output and methods with fellow teachers and supervisor.•Access the performance of the students through work assignments etc.•Organize recreational games with students.Program objectives•First to help us encourage the children to come to school, keep them in the classroomsand have the interest in learning.•To compliment the effort of the teachers to offer proper education to all to fight poverty,crime and dependency within the community.•To help the deprived acquire better and competitive education to pursue further studiesand jobs.•To enable the Organization identify brilliant but needy students in such communitiesthrough the reports of volunteers and help offer scholarships for further studies.•To encourage the children and their parents to love school. Due to the lack of teachers,students’ performance has been nothing to help them pursue further studies or someother jobs. After the primary education, they end up in the same old form of sustenanceso the parents and even the youth see school attendance as a waste of time and choose todrop out. By offering volunteers into these communities, lack of teachers will bemanaged whiles quality education shall be offered these children.•To promote culture exchange that will take place between the volunteers and theresidents of the communities/villages in which differing ideas, abilities, backgrounds and
  • needs are fostered and valued, and where those with diverse backgrounds andexperiences are able to participate and contribute towards development.•To create inter relationship between volunteers and that of the communities deprivedbut rich in culture.•To offer the volunteer an opportunity to make a positive contribution into the lives of adisadvantaged to satisfy his/her social conscience.•To enable Lecden-Kenya receive proper problem assessment of thevillages/communities to further enable us direct the right programs into the communities.Program Duration and Dates.The teaching Program is opened to volunteers all year round except in the months ofApril, August and December when the schools remain closed for holidays. Volunteerscan spend a minimum of two weeks to one year on the program.Airport Pick up/Orientation.Volunteers will be picked up from the airport and transferred to their places of stay uponarrival. The pre-departure information to the placement and program is done to offervolunteers a clear picture and sensitivities of the people in the community of work.Orientation is at the placement including basic local language, syllabus and how to goabout things in the community in terms of transport, food, water, socialization, etc.Who can volunteer in Teaching Program in Kenya?A volunteer in this program can be anyone at the age of 18 years and above regardlessof your profession, skill or experience. All you need is the will to contribute to the lives ofthese communities. We accept group volunteers or an individual. Not only is yourparticipation on your project of great help to the local communities, but so is the boost tothe local economy that volunteers creates while they are visiting.Volunteer benefits.•You will be proud of yourself for positively affecting someone’s life in your own meansto change.•You will discover more about yourself to and what you are capable of doing on yourown which will definitely help you in making many vital decisions like your future careeretc.•You will experience a true and pure culture of a different kind.
  • •You will enhance on your knowledge on life, society, politics and problem solving skillsand approach.•It shall be such a great adventure and experience of a life time.•Opportunity to make friends with people from different background.…….Apply for this program……Youth Program.If you have a love for sports and a little sporting ability, then you could play animportant part in the personal development of young Kenyan men and women who areinterested in sports. Our sports programs allow the volunteer opportunities to coachsoccer (football), basketball, net ball and volleyball.Football Coaching in Kenya.In addition to the obvious physical and mental benefits that regular exercise provides,there are many inherit life-skills to be learned, such as the importance of team-work,communication and discipline. As volunteers participate on sports projects, it is a wayfor KVCDP to promote peace, unity and development and also to harness the potential inmany young children to take to professional football as a career. Volunteers will help indeveloping passion for sports such as football, basketball, volleyball etc. among schooland community kids. Volunteers will also assists in coaching training drills, coordinatingskills, and organizing competitions among sports men and women. This project involveplacement at a local school or with a local football club.VOLUNTEERS TYPICAL ACTIVITIES.Volunteers will help in developing passion in sports like football, basketball, volleyballetc among school and community kids. Volunteers will assists in training drills,coordinating skills and organizing competitions among sports men and women.PROJECT DURATION: Always open all year round and can spend a minimum of 2weeks.ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS:Typically volunteers are accommodated with a host family. Basically, there are threemeals a day which are mostly breakfast, lunch and dinner but in some exceptions youcould be provided with just two meals a day depending on your project locations soplease we advice prospective volunteers make provision for the exceptions.WHAT YOU CAN BRING TO SUPPORT.
  • Set of jerseys, keepers gloves, footballs, boots, whistles and other sporting staff.…….Apply for this program……Environmental Conservation : Proper perception of our environment is our top priority.Our livelihood is wholly dependent on the environment and for us to get the resourcesthat are needed to sustain life; we should make the environment be healthy and naturalEnvironmental ConservationIt is from here that we get our food, clean water, herbs, medicines and raw materials. Inthis program, we try to bring an end to the habit of misusing this natural capital butinstead renew it and even make it better than we found it. It is this practice that will leadto maintenance of global biodiversity, fruitful productivity and steady resilience ofecological systems.Volunteer’s responsibilitiesVolunteers work on a wide variety of activities,:-•Help to plant trees in areas where deforestation has been the order of the day•Teaching environmental awareness to planting trees within the community•Encourage establishment of tree nurseries, Soil cover e.g. grass, shrubs on fallowparcels and building a gabion to curb erosion, use of conventional insecticides andherbicides that are environment friendly, and Flower gardening to make our homes andthe environment beautiful and a place worth residing.Program Objectives•Create a habitat for our wildlife•To bring back life to our environment by making it healthy and naturalProgram Duration.•Program is opened to volunteers all year round. Volunteers can spend from two weeksonwards on the program.Who can volunteer? Anybody can volunteer in this program as long as you are 18 yearsor more. It is regardless of your profession, however, specialized skills and expertise willbe used accordingly.Participants should have a positive attitude, be ready to adopt and enjoy simple livingconditions, be flexible and patient.
  • Volunteer Benefits•You would discover more of yourself and be happy to bring back life to nature•You would have gotten for yourself more experience and how capable you are to workso hard.•Your experience and understanding for environmental issues would be even more…….Apply for this program…… Volunteerabroad, volunteer in Kenya volunteer opportunities volunteer Africa, kenyavolunteering programs, gap year kenya voluntary work.Lecden-Kenya Eco-Volunteers is a leading kenya volunteer abroad organizationdealing in international volunteer abroad placements in Kenya. We offer a variety ofkenya volunteering programs which include: Community development and health,Teaching, Summercamp Volunteering in kenya, Gap year kenya voluntary work,Environmental sustainability & rehabilitation programs, Eco-tours & Safaris aroundKenya, Adventure and Sports, Orphanages and Children homes programs, specialneed schools.We provide comprehensive fun-filled, thrilling & remorselessly uniqueexperiences to volunteers & travelers through the ability to synergize volunteering withadventure which provides a platform for you to mix volunteering with a bit fun like,game-drives, safaris, camping etc You name it and we make your excursionmemorable and wow don’t forget about the clash-tourism program; where we link solo
  • & group volunteers/ travelers with others from different nationalities…. We also boastof having experienced Program Directors thus giving us an extra-edge in the industry.Our Volunteer Program is an immersion program customized for individual travelers,students, professionals, families, groups, or anyone with the desire to serve in localcommunities in Kenya. The timetable you travel, your village destination, and theprojects you may be involved with are all aimed to improve volunteer skills andinterests, cultural and social interactions as a global village and the community’sneeds.The program is collaboration between The Mara Link and local community-basedorganizations in under-privileged local communities. We are committed to meeting theneeds of our partner communities, and to placing volunteers in programs that providesafe, interesting and fun experiences and internships.Please join us in our Charity Work, Volunteer vacations, the ultimate Ethical WildLife Safaris, medical elective placements, corporate company breaks, Outreachmission trips, Volunteer africa, volunteer nairobi kenya, volunteer in an orphanage,volunteer teaching kenya , volunteer teaching africa, volunteeer HIV/AIDS awarenessprojects in Kenya, volunteer in old age Homes, volunteer, volunteer abroad, volunteeroverseas, volunteer placement, medical internships, veterinary internship africa,kenya, medical internship, dental internship, internship in kenya, internship in AfricaEducational Student &school trips. Together we can make a difference to Orphansand other vulnerable Children/widows/ women/People livessee our chip in widget, http://lecdenkenya.chipin.com/lecden-kenya-a-non-profit-for-the-less-fortunate-kidsRegardsSteveinfo@lecdenkenya.comhttp://www.lecdenkenya.com