Volunteer Opportunity
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Volunteers for Short Term Project 2 - 3 weeks, Pamoja International Voluntary Services, Nairobi, Kenya

Organization: Pamoja International Voluntary Services
Contact Name: Erick Muchangi
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 58093 Nairobi Kenya
Nairobi, 00200  
Great For: Great for Groups, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Teaching, Social Services, Health and Medicine, Education, Arts and Humanities, Adult Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
8.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Short Term Service/Seasonal


We offer 2 - 3 week long programs with different activities from Agriculture, Environment, Construction, HIV/AIDS education, IGA, Social and Art activities. This program will be located in urban and rural areas. We have 18 short term projects in different locations Volunteers will be working with other volunteers in the respective project, so we encourage team work, respect, solidarity and tolerance English is the language of communication. Food and Accommodation: PIVS will provide a variety of foodstuffs available locally and the community will guide the volunteers on the local food culture. Volunteers will prepare their own meals in turn using firewood and charcoal. There will be a prescribed menu with a balanced diet i.e. Carbohydrates, Vitamins and Proteins. Volunteers will be accommodated at host families, classroom, social hall within the campsite depending on the number of volunteers. There is no shower and modern toilet. Volunteers will sleep on the floor to experience complex development challenges and will be expected to climb down to the level of the host community. The volunteers will be guided on the customs and conduct . Work is 8 hours a day, weekends are free. Transport from Nairobi to the location by public transport, Airport pick up is provided. Orientation will be done at Pamoja Office to explain to the volunteer to inform about Kenya, work, location, what is expected of you or what you expect from the program and all payments including commitment and program fee will be paid in the offices during orientation. Requirements: Apply to Programs Co-ordinator: Email pamoja@mail2world.com or pivsorg@yahoo.com Skype pivskenya Face book page pamojainternationalvoluntaryservices Twitter@ pivskenya Your application will be processed in 1 week's time. Interested applicants will be given a detailed information sheet regarding the project and requirements. Application procedure is as follows: Send your CV/Resume Motivation letter Current photo Letter from your University if a student Visit our webpage http://www.pivskenya.org Minimum age 18 years, we would prefer volunteers with Christian upbringing

Short Term Mission Trip Details

Additional Detail

Skype interview

Benefits Offered:

  • Board/Meals

This cost includes:

The cost includes: Orientation Token for the home Meals and accommodation for the volunteer Administration and logistics cost for the organization Support

Application Deadline (MM/DD/YYYY)


Length of Trip

3 to 4 weeks

Initially Posted: 03/06/2011
Last Updated: 07/07/2017

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   09/21
End Date:    09/28