Become a Volunteer
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Volunteering With Greer Foundations
What does it take to volunteer?
This question normally rings in the mind of one who wants to offer voluntary service;
Ask yourself these questions;
If you can answer these questions in the affirmative, then this is the right forum for you to serve the people. A volunteer should have strong motivation and commitment to offer services with dignity without imposing values on those who receive your help. This is irrespective of academics, religion, social status, etc. and must remain a servant of the people as demonstrated by the values that guiding exchange of good practices in society. Equipped with these values, this organization welcomes you to come and witness circumstances that dictate the current global systems and in a little way, help to bring real change in the lives of fellow humanity with humility, compassion and utter determination to enhance social justice.
In order for one to volunteer with us you;
NB: Both unskilled and skilled volunteers in both fields are eligible to participate in GF work camps
What you need to bring:
All things can be purchased before your departure in Nairobi; Worry not light bags are the best for traveling.
GF will not pass on the details of any of the volunteers on our database to any persons without their consent other than the host organization to which they are applying.
It’s very important for any volunteer volunteering with us to provide us with the travel information to enable us to receive them at the airport upon arrival. Flight confirmation MUST be done by e-mail with full flight details provided. Volunteers should be patient at the airport upon arrival in case they are not able to identify a GF representative. The transfer will cost 30 Euros for the two way transfer; this will not include transport to and from the project.
Volunteers will be accommodated in host families while other projects will accommodate volunteers at the project site. In all these scenarios volunteers will be able to have a room with bedding.
Kiswahili lessons will be offered for free to all volunteers who will be interested.