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Volunteer in Kenya: Help children develop their musical talent

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CADIP | Busia, 32, Kenya
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Volunteer in Siaya County in the southwest of Kenya and work with local boys and girls with various expertise and talents especially in playing different musical instruments, music composition and singing. The purpose of this project is identifying, nurturing and offering psychological support to talented children and youth from local communities through organized events.The group has 120 children, where 75 are boys and 135 girls below 18 years. The project does not offer formal education, but offers guidance to children and youth as well as nurturing talents in different areas. The project coordinators meet the children when they are out of school especially during the weekends and during holidays. The short holidays are during the months of April and during long holidays in November and December. During these holidays, the children meet at the cultural center with group members. During this period, the children are taught to play musical instruments, play football, volleyball and hockey. They are also trained on using locally available materials to make simple toys.

Volunteer duties:

• Teaching children to play guitar and keyboard

• Engaging children in music lessons

• Organizing recreational activities for kids/youths

• Planting trees and flowers in nursery/seedbed for beautification of the center

• Playing together with children through extracurricular activities such a sports and dance

Project dates: August 15 - September 2, 2020

Please, find the full description of the project at: http://cadip.org/volunteer-in-kenya

For programs in other countries, check out: http://cadip.org

Volunteer in Siaya County in the southwest of Kenya and work with local boys and girls with various expertise and talents especially in playing different musical instruments, music composition and singing. The purpose of this project is…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How to Apply

To enroll in the project now, click here: http://cadip.org or give us a call:

Canada: 604-628-7400

USA: 646-657-2900

To enroll in the project now, click here: http://cadip.org or give us a call:

Canada: 604-628-7400

USA: 646-657-2900

Location

Busia, 32, KE

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