We are a non governmental organization (NGO) based in Nairobi, Kenya. Registration no. OP.218/051/2008/0338/5285. We arrange volunteer opportunities in community based organizations. The initiative was founded after we saw the tremendous work we could be involved in supporting local community.
Volunteering is one of the most rewarding ways you can make a real difference to people living in the toughest circumstances. Volunteering is also much more authentic and it makes the international volunteers to experience the true essence of the Kenyan culture through living and working within the local community.
At V P C D A we provide quality placements: Organizing voluntary service opportunities, connecting volunteers with communities in need thus offering a chance to work in community projects inside Kenya . We endeavour to put the volunteers in direct touch with local communities. This provides a chance for the volunteers to give back to local community in Kenya and find that they get much more in return.
Volunteers have the opportunity to participate in a range of projects including volunteering with -
Through this program, volunteers will have a chance to make a personal contribution and connection to the people of Kenya . Community positions are various, but all work towards the common goal of improvement. By volunteering in this positions, you will be working to better peoples' lives and to bring about social change and also your input will help to shape communities for the future and will improve local community quality of life.
Volunteering is a great chance to face new challenges, make new friends and "get under the skin" of a place and its culture. It is also a great way to gain experience and also fosters personal growth. Whether you would like to take a short volunteer vacation or a prolonged duration , V P C D A will provide affordable programs. Our programs are open to all persons aged from 18 years and above, from all countries of origin and residence. We encourage college students to participate in our volunteer programs and they will have the opportunity to be involved in a variety of work.
One woman who gave of herself said ! "I have found the paradox that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt only more love.