Volunteering

We often get inquiries from people, who would like to work with us on a voluntary basis for a limited period. Unfortunately, volunteers’ ideas on their work there do not meet with reality, since European lifestyle is so different from the everyday life and culture in Kenya. Flexibility and the openness towards other cultures are therefore prerequisites for a successful stay. Moreover, voluntary work must not be seen as an adventure trip but first and foremost as demanding work, which has to be planned and structured, so that not only the project and the children profit from your knowledge and support but also that your stay in Kenya is of benefit to you.

Please do not be alarmed by some of the content in the following pdf download which you might think as self-evident, but rest assured that our experience make these explanations necessary.