Volunteers pay fees to help sustain and cater for local projects and communities that we support. Your fees enable us to directly contribute to the goals and needs of your placement. The resources within which Mount Kenya Volunteers is working with are very much limited and cannot support your costs for meals, accommodation, transportation and supervision.
VOLUNTEER FEES INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING
Airport Pick-up: On Arrival in Nairobi and Departure: Once you give us your flight details, our project co-ordinator and a driver guide will be at the JKIA airport to pick you up and drop you at your accommodation.
Orientation: Including important pre-departure information as well as on-site orientation on local culture, history and customs. This is done on arrival in Nairobi.
Administration-Placement arrangement: All your placement arrangement and well being while volunteering is our big concern and priority and we ensure your placement is secure and safe. Our project coordinator will provide 24 hrs Assistance and support that you may need at any step along with our supervisor who will always assist at the ground.
Accommodations/Meals: We carefully select host family connecting you to the culture and social, economic and political events in the community and country. You are provided with three meals a day and you will be flexible to intervene and assist in cooking/food preparation etc if you are willing to do so.
Transportation to the project: Volunteers are transported to and from their placement location by shared bus/shuttle regardless of destination.
Certificate of Completion/Participation: You will be provided with a certificate showing your participation with Mount Kenya Volunteers and a recommendation letter as an appreciation for having chosen to volunteering with us.
Farewell: Is arranged on the last day either at the host family, School, or at the Community resouce center as a way of appreciating your time and ability to give to the community in need. It is a day of exchanging gifts and celebrate for having successfully worked with people you didn’t know before.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED IN VOLUNTEER COST :
• International Airfare
• Medical Bill
• Tours and Safaris
ONE TIME PROGRAM FEE FOR YEAR 2019/