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Youth empowerment program


Kenya: Kakamega, Mombasa, Nairobi

Program Duration

5-8 Week, 1-2 Week, 3-6 Month, 2-4 Week, 9-12 Week


  • English

Cost in US$:

USD 90 per week

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

Volunteers are expected to commit a minimum of four weeks. The program fee includes the following: airport transfer, placement, in-country preparation, housing, meals, communication, monitoring and supervision, registration fee, development of new initiatives

Credit Available



Volunteers make a financial contribution to assist the organization meet its development needs across Kenya

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Aids
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conservation
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Motivated to work with the local community members especially the youth, open minded and readily wiling to adapt to local living conditions.

Age Range

18 years and above

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian 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