Camp Code: KVDA/STV/01A

Cranes of Dago Thim Self Help Group

  • 05th - 26th January
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Nyahera, Kisumu County

Theme: Young Women Empowerment to improve the quality of youth work and volunteering Project overview Historical Background The CRANES OF DAGO THIM SELF HELP GROUP (formerly known as KONYA AKONYI SELF HELP GROUP) was established in 1998 as a self-help group. The new name was registered in 2015, registration...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/02A

Shining Star ECDC and Orphans School

  • 2nd - 23rd February 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: South West Kenya in Migori county

Project overview Shining Star ECDC and Orphans School is located in Migori County, Nyatike Sub-county, Muhuru division, Muhuru -East location in Tagache Sub-location, along Muhuru-Migori road.  The School was founded in 1999 by Mr. Hevrone Killmess Mairah due to lack of access to educational...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/03A

Community Health Care Volunteers CBO

  • 2nd - 23rd March 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Homa Bay County on Mfangano Island

Project overview Community Healthcare Volunteers (CHCV) is a youth lead Community Based Organization situated in Mbita sub-county, Homa-bay County. While on a narrow sense, health has been understood as absence of illness; CHCV defines community health as a state of complete well-being in the social, political...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/04A

Esiarambatsi Health Center

  • 6th - 20th April 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Vihiga County in Western Kenya

Project overview Esiarambatsi Health Centre is one of the health centers established in the wider Emuhaya district to cater for the medical needs of the local people in the community. It’s a community based health center which cares for mothers, children’s and also people living with HIV/AIDS. The centre...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/05A

St, James Community Orphans School

  • 4th - 25th May 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Rusinga Island on Lake Victoria

Project overview St. James Community Orphans School is a community owned school whose idea was conceived to the challenges that the community has been with over the years. For a long time, parents have passed on leaving their children to be orphans who are either total or partial. Due to constant and continuous...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/06A

Ushuhuda Network for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Webuye

  • 2nd - 23rd June 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Webuye in Bungoma County

Project overview The institution was established in 2011 and registered as a community based organization in 2012. It major focus is to address the challenges facing the local community and foremost the high poverty levels, disease and social exclusion. HIV/AIDS is among the leading scourges of the times...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/06B

Kenya Institute of Organic Farming

  • 8th - 29th June 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Kiambu County

Project overview The Kenya Institute of Organic Farming (KIOF) is an officially registered technical training institution NO. MOHEST/PC/1361 and Non-government organization (NGO). It is situated in Juja off – Thika highway, near Ndarugo Motel. KIOF launched its first activities in 1987 – The...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/06C

A Thousand villages Initiative

  • 8th - 29th June 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Kisumu County

Project overview A Thousand Villages Initiative [ATVI] is a  legally constituted a grass roots not-for-profit, community based  organization which was founded early 2013 voluntarily by a group of youth led by  the founder/chair Edwin Okinyi and secretary Susan Kitaga in Nyando Sub County, Kisumu...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/07A

Nyabosongo Bena Academy

  • 6th - 27th July 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Migori Country in South West Kenya

Project overview This school was started in 2005 with 23 students as a pre-school and currently it has a total of 325 pupils from the pre-school to standard eight. The School has 8 classrooms on two different plots with a borehole. The School has 11 classrooms, one staff room and one administration office with...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/07B

St. Josephs Nyamosense Special unit School

  • 6th - 27th July 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Migori Country in South West Kenya

Project overview The School is still at the initial stages started in 2012 under Nyamosense Primary School and Nyamosense Catholic Church. The management is in the process of registering the institution with the Ministry of Social Services in Kubwaha. The inhabitants are Kuria speaking people residing in...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/07C

Arise and Shine Care Center

  • 6th - 27th July 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Kisumu County

Project overview Arise and Shine Care Center is a non-profitable Community Based Organization (CBO) which is an initiative between Piny Pek, and Otieno Okado Youth Groups. The CBO was started in April 2010 and later registered in November 2010 under the Ministry Of Gender, Child and Social Development .NO. NDO...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/07D

RoddY's Eco Cover

  • 13th - 31st July 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Vihiga County in Western Kenya

Project overview The project is located at Emmabwi sub location in Vihiga country approximately 45 Kilometers away from Kisumu city Emmabwi Village Emmabwi is home to approximately 5,500 residents, nearly 63% of which are under the age of 5.  Sadly, only six percent of the children in Emmabwi ever...

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Camp Code: KVDA and UVIKIUTA BILATERAL WORKCAMP

Roddy’s Eco Cover

  • 16th July to 17th August 2018
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 400
  • Location: Vihiga Country

Project description: •             Roddy’s Eco-Cover is a community based organization founded in 2011 to champion environmental awareness with forestry as key concern •            ...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/08A

Nyamira Missionaries Cultural Development

  • 3rd - 24th August 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Nyamira County

Project overview VISION To be the best cultural performers and handicraft makers in Kenya  MISSION To create an environment where personal and cultural change that support each other in the context of community. GOALS AND OBJECTIVES 1. To establish a presence of a successful suppler...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/08B

Esiarambatsi Health Center

  • 3rd
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Vihiga County in Western Kenya

Project overview Esiarambatsi Health Centre is one of the health centers established in the wider Emuhaya district to cater for the medical needs of the local people in the community. It’s a community based health center which cares for mothers, children’s and also people living with HIV/AIDS. The centre...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/08C

Nyamanche Primary School

  • Migori County
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: 3rd - 24th August 2019

Project overview Nyamanche Primary School started the year 1981 as a Government School. The School supports children from the neighbouring villages. It consists of 600 (six hundred) pupils, 350 girls and 250 boys. The school has 12 teachers, 1 female and 11 males. It has 10 classrooms, 2 offices and 1 kitchen....

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/08D

Epang’a Primary School

  • 3rd - 24th August 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Vihiga County in Western Kenya

Project overview •             Epang’a Primary School was founded in 1928, by community members who valued education after being challenged by the Missionaries who had settled at Kima Mission Station. ...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/09A

Gideon Mosi Primary School

  • 7th - 28th August 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Taita Taveta County

Project overview The Taita hills rise from the Southeastern Nyika Plateau. They are ancient fault-block formation stretching south to Malawi through Eastern and Southern Tanzania. They sit almost cheek-by-jowl with one of the region’s recent volcanic ranges, the Chyulu Hills. The project is situated on...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/09B

Newstar Drama Group

  • 7th - 28th August 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Kisii County

Project overview Newstar Drama Group was founded in 1993 at Kenya Institute of Mass Communication (K.I.M.C) Nairobi and was registered in 1996 by the Ministry of Culture and Social Services. The Group moved its operational base from Nairobi to Kisii town at Kisii culture centre; in Southern Nyanza region of...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/10A

Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests

  • 5th - 26th October 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Kwale County

Project overview This project is a joint effort involving Kenya Voluntary Development Association, Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service (CCIVS), UNESCO Paris, Shimba Hills Forest Guide and Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests. KVDA is among the projects approved by CCIVS under the umbrella of...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/11A

Maasai Mara Game Reserve

  • 3rd - 24th November 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Narok County

Project overview The Maasai Mara National Reserve (also known as Masai Mara and by the locals as The Mara) is a large game reserve in Narok County, Kenya, contiguous with the Serengeti National Park in Mara Region, Tanzania. It is named in honor of the Maasai people (the ancestral inhabitants of the area)...

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Camp Code: KVDA/STV/12A

Nyamira Missionaries Cultural Development (NMCD)

  • 1st - 20 December 2019
  • Maximum Volunteers: 20
  • 300
  • Location: Nyamira County

Project overview VISION: To be the best cultural performers and handicraft makers in Kenya MISSION: To create an environment where personal and cultural change that support each other in the context of community. GOALS AND OBJECTIVES 1. To establish a presence of a successful suppler of soapstone...

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