Volunteer at our Pre and Primary school in Dandora Slum, Kenya

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Welicar logo, volunteering program in KenyaWelicar’s mission is to help combat the recurrent cycle of poverty within the slums community through the nurturing of its children. Our undertaking is to facilitate orphaned and destitute slum children to realise their full potential in life through the provision of quality education and by tending to their physical, psychological and spiritual needs. Our volunteers work with students who come from very difficult economic circumstances or are orphans.

What type of host are you?
  • Organization/NGO

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What are you looking for help with?
  • Babysitting
  • Charity Work/Fundraising
  • Teaching/Language Exchange
  • General Help
  • Marketing

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General info

While volunteers also gain experience and satisfaction, they’ll realize that it’s a life changing experience to the pupils too.

How many volunteers could you host?

2 volunteers at once

When would you need volunteers?

As soon as they can be available

How many hours of help per day?

6 hours

How many days of help per week?

5 days per week

Volunteer expectations:

Children of Kenya, Volunteer in Kenya, Welicar, kenya volunteering, kenya cheapest programs, responsible tourism in Kenya, Kenya volunteersAct as a classroom helper, mentor or tutor pupils, volunteer in the school computer lab, help organize, cater, or work at fundraising activities, act as a lunchroom or playground monitor, help to plan and chaperone in-school events (dances, proms), organize or assist with a specific club or interest group (if you have an interest in an activity that isn’t currently available to pupils, offer to help get a group started), help the school administrators prepare grant proposals, letter-writing campaigns, or press releases, or help with other administrative needs.

Help with story time or reading assistance to the pupils, help out with visual arts, crafts, and design courses and projects, spend some time with a specific club or interest group (ask the teacher who sponsors the group), volunteer to speak in the classroom, if you have a field of expertise that you’d like to share, supervise or judge experiments at a science fair.

 

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Are accommodation and food included?

Yes, food and accommodation are included in the weekly fee

What type of accommodation can you provide?

Private home

Diet

Veggies, chapati and green grams, crumbled egg, butter toast, coffee/tea. Fruits of different varieties e.g. red and green apple, mangoes, oranges, pineapple, bananas.

Fees transparency

Yes, we charge USD100 per week.

This caters for volunteer’s food (while in the house) and accommodation.

VISA

No, I cannot help with Visa but I can offer assistance

Volunteers’ benefits

The volunteer will feel like a rockstar! The children are just so eager to be with you and their genuine smiles will change your life I’m sure

What to do in the free time

You can visit the shopping mall, supermarket, Java, game reserves, national museum, Giraffe centre or the famous David Sheldrick Elephant orphanage among others. You’ll be accompanied by the Director of the school who will also help with arrangements for transport, park fees e.t.c.

Language

English

How to get to your site

We are located at Dandora Phase 3, 41 – Bethany road, Behind Barcelona Sports club.

Is there internet access?

Yes, sadly…

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CONTACT DETAILS

https://www.welicareducationalcentre.org/
https://www.facebook.com/WelicarEducationalCentre/
Email1: info@welicareducationalcentre.org
https://www.instagram.com/elishaooga/
https://twitter.com/elisha_ooga
Hostname/volunteers coordinator: Elisha Ooga
Email2: welicareducationalc@gmail.com

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Volunteers of the centre helping with decoration

If you are interested in this volunteering opportunity don’t write in the comment section below. Use the contact details above.

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