Project Management Experteer

Support Women Empowerment in Asembo, Kenya


Skills: 
Event Planning, Fundraising, Leadership, Management, Nonprofit Operations
Can Start: 
as soon as possible
Can Stay: 
4 weeks to 3½ months
Must Speak: 
English
Helpful if Speaks: 
Swahili
Benefits: 
Accommodations, Learning Opportunity

We think this is an immersive project for the young non-profit operations professional to support women empowerment in Asembo, Kenya in exchange for free housing.

Opportunity Details


PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT

Our organization works to empower communities across Western Kenya through a variety of strategies, the project manager will be in charge of all the organization programs during his or her Experteering period.

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DELIVERABLES

This opportunity is open to anyone who is well composed, knowledgeable and is ready to run our programs with a positive outcome at the end. Currently we are running the following programs, Sustainable Organic Agriculture, Teaching and Education Program, Health Program, Women Empowerment Program and Children Program.Therefore, you'll be in-charge of running this programs and work closely with the ED and board of directors in advising them on best measures to be taken to help in the progression of the organization. Ability to initiate sustainable development projects within the community that can support the organization to support itself for self reliability. Develop connections and partnerships with other organizations and individuals

NEEDED SKILLS:

  • Event Planning
  • Fundraising
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Nonprofit Operations

NEEDED LANGUAGES:

  • English

ADDITIONAL USEFUL LANGUAGES:

  • Swahili

We Provide These Local Benefits


ACCOMMODATION

We have a guest hut and a family house which is safe with lockable doors

LEARNING OPPORTUNITY

  • We are a growing organization and works for the community development, promotion of better opportunities, improving standards of living and provides assistance to the social sector.
  • Volunteers will help the community to provide customized solutions keeping in view of the community needs and to develop mutually beneficial relationships to foster Education, Culture, Tourism and international exchange of ideas.
  • Volunteers will also gain experience in variety of fields including; social work, children and youth development, HIV/AIDS awareness and sports development
  • This will be an opportunity to have a taste of real Luo/African delicacies. Staying within our community will give volunteers ample opportunity to learn and experience our way of life and cultural practices.

 

 

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

  • Since our organization is just a few Kilometers away from former USA President Barack Obama ancestral home, we will arrange for a free visit and have a walk in Obama's village.This would be a great opportunity of its kind.
  • We can offer local tourist guide and free leisure activities and traditional stories, cultures and entertainment.
  • Visit Museums, Parks, Historic places such as Kit Mikayi, and boat rides.
  • Kisumu is a Lakeside City with a lot of leisure activities.

Note: Depending on the Experteers interests and specific project details we may ask that the Experteer cover some of their own in-country transportation costs

Questions & Answers About this Opportunity


Currently accepting applications

Apply as soon as possible

Organization


Industry: Non-Profit

Mission: Women Empowerment

Size: Startup: 2 - 5 persons

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