all five continents who offered their expertise and experience
in various fields.
People from countries such as
projects of BTC.
Therefore the staff is looking forward to working together with
more volunteers in
the near future. The College actively invests in people of all
ages starting from 18,
i.e. retired senior volunteers are also highly appreciated.
Hello Dear potential volunteer!
Thank you so much for taking interest in Hope-Kenya.baraka technical college-orphans center
Baraka technical college-orphans center has two centers one dealing with youth from 17 years of age and above who are taking vocational skill courses and another in Masinga district makutano about 27 kilometers from the main center which deals with small children from 0 year to 16 years these children are learning in near primary schools and come to the home after school.
Who qualifies to volunteer in
1. Men and women above 18 years of age from all countries, regardless of race, religion.
2. Open minded people who can learn and share new and old skills and knowledge with others.
3. Participants who are willing to adapt to their situation regardless of phobias, fears of distractions.
4. Participants who are development focused. The costs you need to meet are:
Your air ticket to and from the country, visa fees, vaccinations, local travel costs,accommodation costs outside project and insurance, You will also need a weekly budget of around €10 to cover your expenses like bottled water, personal effects, public transport, beverages, entertainment and transport costs to and from project site.
ACTIVITIES OF VOLUNTEERS
we require Volunteers to help us with the work here which includes:-
In our endeavor to expand our projects and sustain the existing projects, we are seeking an individual to research, write, and follow-up on grant proposals to organizations from around the world.
Creativity would be an advantage to assist with ideas to communicate the needs and aims of the organization.
Grant or funding proposal writing skills, fluent English, good grammar, creative and good communication
This volunteer will work in conjunction with the orphanage staff, and will be responsible with:
-Teach English,maths and any other subject that volunteer will willingly wish to assist in local primary and secondary schools.
- Coordination of our after-school and holiday education program
- Assessment of children academic progress
- Identification of individual strengths and weaknesses
- assist in developing teaching plans and be creative with the resources available
- Coordination of our brand new Research and Learning Centre
housing 3 computers and a library service.
Teaching qualification (including TEFL)or motor vehicle mechanic ,motor vehicle electrical, garment making skills, would be an advantage but not essential, patience, good with children and youth, self-motivated, creative and willingness to learn
WHAT IS PROVIDED TO THE VOLUNTEER
Baraka staff arranges Airport transfers and transportation from the main airport to the project sites. Upon arrival, we offer free orientation for the new volunteers to become acquainted with the local culture, language and project’s work.
All our placements are safe and secure
• Volunteer Accommodation:
While volunteering, volunteers will be accommodated in either a home stay or dormitory situation. Host families have all been carefully selected to provide you with a safe family environment and an insight into Kenyan
The volunteer program enables you to experience life in East Africa and participate in the many programs that we run. You will have the opportunity to try different roles and programs, dependents on your interests and skills. Our volunteers come from all over the world.
At Hope-kenya we place our volunteers with host families or in the orphanage dependents on the program chosen.
We offer orientation for our new volunteers to become acquainted with the local culture, language and the project work.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org ,OR call +254710808503 for any questions or comment don't estate to conduct us.
We look forward to hearing from you! Hope-kenya
Virtual Volunteering Programme and Fundraising
You can clothe, feed and educate a child without even boarding a plane!
For volunteers unable to make the journey or for those interested in fund raising for the cost of the programme there are a number of ideas such as walk-a-thons, bake sales and car washes.
Some ideas of how you can help us from home include:
If you are willing to donate some of your time to Baraka, please contact us EMAIL email@example.com or call the number above. Even if you have only a few hours to contribute, our organisation and the orphans could benefit significantly by your participation.