CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya

Long-Term Volunteering in Kenya

New Birth Institute Nyahururu

Youth
New Birth Institute Nyahururu

New Birth Institute is a vocational training institute that was established in the year 2017 with a mandate to impact youths with employment and entrepreneurship skills and supporting their linkages to employment and business start-up opportunities. The program runs under the Kenyan context of high youth unemployment and targets vulnerable youth between the ages of 18-35 years. This would mean those youths that in one way or another faced difficulties in continuing with their tertiary education after high school.

Project Profile

The main activities of the project include mobilization of potential students, induction, classroom training in computer skills, entrepreneurship and hospitality and organizing internship placements for students. The institution has so far managed to train 300 young people, out of which 140 are running small businesses. The project is interested to have volunteers who have skills and knowledge in experience in Hotel/hospitality management, computer training entrepreneurship. The project has computers, oven, cutleries, plates, full setups.

Location

The project is in Nyahururu town, Laikipia County of Kenya.

Volunteering activities

  • Assisting in training of computer classes
  • Assisting in training hospitality and hotel management
  • Assisting in offering entrepreneurship knowledge and skills
  • Providing links to institutions abroad that can offer any kind of support to students and the project
  • Promotion of project activities

Accommodation and food

The volunteer will be accommodated in a hostel room in the project where meals will be provided.