Farm work which includes horticultural farming, digging, weeding etc
Assisting to feed the poultry, clean their house and monitor for any disease or unusual behavior
Assisting to feed animals like pigs and rabits, clean their house and monitoring for any disease or unusual behavior
Leaning Foreign Language Swahili to promote cultural exchange and feelling more comfortable in the camp.
Assiting in taking care of trees and other vegetation at the project
Engaging in computer training sessions
Assisting in general cleaning at the center.
Assisting in renovation of infrastructure at the project.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
ARRIVAL AT THE AIRPORT
All volunteers taking part in this project will be picked up from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. CIVS will arrange accommodation before and after the workcamp in a host family in the Buruburu area of Nairobi. Volunteers can also arrive at Kisumu International Airport and will be picked up and taken direct to the project
Accommodation will be at the project in this workcamp and it is important that you have your own sleeping bag and mat. During the workcamp, volunteers will get food from locally available foodstuffs and the volunteers will share the responsibility of preparing the food.
Locatie en vrije tijd
The volunteers can visit Kisumu city and have the opportunity to see Lake Victoria, Maasai market, Kisumu Museum. The volunteers will also have the possibility to visit Kakamega rainforest, which is about one hour drive from Kisumu.
Volunteers participating in this project will be required to pay 265 Euros. This cost will include:
Airport pick up upon arrival & Airport drop off after the workcamp
Up to 3 nights’ accommodation in Nairobi
Introduction to Kenyan life through a Nairobi City Centre Tour before the workcamp
Workcamp Orientation at the CIVS office in Nairobi or the workcamp site
Food (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Workcamp facilitation and mentoring of volunteers by an experienced workcamp leader
Certificate of participation for the volunteer
All administrative costs
WHAT TO CARRY
Volunteers are required to carry the following items for the workcamp: mosquito net, torch/flashlight, toiletries, first-aid kit, sleeping bag, sandals, sleeping mat, working gloves and sunscreen. In addition to those, volunteers can also carry the following items for interaction purposes: pictures of your country, old clothes that are no longer in use, toys, books, pens, etc.
CIVS organizes safaris to all the spectacular National Parks and touristic sites in Kenya, with the main attraction being Maasai Mara Game Reserve. Volunteers who wish to go on a safari should apply at least two weeks before arrival to enable us to make proper arrangements. The fee charged is all-inclusive of meals, transport, park, entry, accommodation and tour guiding.
Safari dates: 5th -7th August 2020
Charges: 3-day Safari to Maasai Mara National Reserve, 340 Euro