Job description

The International Humanity Foundation (IHF) has been active in Kenya for over 20 years working with local tribes, caring for and educating children born into poverty and providing a place where international knowledge and skills can be employed to support the local community. Volunteers who sign up to donate their time at our IHF Kenya Center for the Legacy Volunteer programs make a very real impact during their stay participating in the various tasks. 

Legacy Volunteer- The program requires a minimum time commitment of four hours a day during one week. Although we encourage our volunteers so stay up to a year.

Legacy Work Study Volunteer- The program requires a minimum time commitment of eight hours a day during four weeks. Although we encourage our volunteers so stay up to a year.

All volunteers receive one day off per week to relax and explore the beautiful and culturally rich region.

 

Benefits

In addition to making a notable difference in the lives of the children we serve, you will also have access to the following benefits: 

  • Certificate of program completion

  • Letter of recommendation upon request  

  • Enhance your CV with international experience

  • Explore the natural beauty of Kenya

  • Immerse yourself in local culture

  • Join a global network of IHF volunteers and alumni

  • Leave a Legacy by adding value to our center with your knowledge, skills and experience

 

Program Cost

The fees associated with volunteers stay depending on the number of hours they commit to IHF each day. 

 

Legacy Volunteer- Volunteers committing four hours per day for a minimum of one week will pay $200 USD per week.

 

Legacy Work Study Volunteer- Volunteers commiting eight hours per day for a minimum of four weeks will pay $100 USD per week. 

 

Accommodation and meals, prepared by a local community member, are included in this program. All program fees go towards supporting our centers, running our programs, and caring for our children. You’ll have a fabulous tourism experience whilst ensuring you are supporting a wonderful cause you’ll get to see with your own eyes.

 

 

Refreshed on: 28 May 2020
Closed date: 21 June 2020
Job ref: AC1
Tags: Social Care/Development, Volunteer Management