Nyamira Missionaries Cultural Development (NMCD)
Nyamira County - Kenya - Chantier court terme
- Chantier International
- 03-08-2019 - 24-08-2019
- 20 volontaires
- 18-99 ans
- 300 EUR de frais de participation
Nyamira missionaries was founded and registered with social development in 2002 in Kenya. The organization is located at Nyaramba -Nyamira County in South Nyanza Region of Kenya. The organization consists of 137 members consisting men, women, youth who vary the age of 18 years to even 80 years. The organization has the office at Nyaramba market in Nyamira county about 10 km from Nyamira town on way to Ikonge town ship center. The organization is managed is managed by executive committee that consists of chairperson, vice chairperson, the secretary, Vice Secretary, Treasurer and 5 members. The organization runs the following projects;
Kenya Voluntary Development Association (KVDA) is an indigenous, non-political and membership organization which is non-sectarian and non-profit making started in 1962 as a work camp organization registered under the Societies’ Act. In 1993, KVDA was registered as a Non-Governmental organization by the establishment of the NGOs Coordination Act.
PROJECT Activities: Volunteers will work for six hours daily from Monday to Friday. TYPE OF WORK CAMP: CULTURAL Manual work and Intercultural activities: Take care of orphans Weaving Art work Women training on self-awareness and confidence building Women training on entrepreneurship skills and financial management Meetings and media campaign on women empowerment in leadership Home visits and topical discussion with the local people
Logement & Nourriture
The host community will provide a house to accommodate the volunteers with very basic living conditions. Volunteers have an obligation to climb down the level of the people with the aim of exposure to development challenges. KVDA will provide foodstuffs and volunteers will cook their own meals in turns. Water is available from springs and it is recommended that drinking water should be boiled or medicated. Mineral water available at supermarkets is also recommended. There is no electricity connection at the project but volunteers can charge their electric appliances at the nearest market center.
Emplacement & Temps libre