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Jora Women Group

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 2-4 Weeks


open to anyone who is interested in being part of this project. No special qualification required

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:

USD100 per week of placement

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

You are expected to commit a minimum of four weeks of your time in the project. The program fee includes the following
• Airports pick up/meeting
• Transportation from Nairobi to project site
• Accommodation from the beginning to the end of the program
• Three (3) times daily African dishes/continental meals
• In-country introduction/orientation, Introduction to host family and program
• Placement and supervision in program
• Support/24 hour back up from VACK
• Donation to the project to support its activities
• A letter of recommendation or certificate to participants after program


No salary for this position

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Community Development
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Tree Planting
  • Water Projects
  • Women

Typical Volunteer

one who is motivated, open minded and ready to work together with the local community members.

Age Range

18 years and above

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, Asian and Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 15

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Online Application
  • Disciplinary Clearance Form

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 month

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Alumni Network