Volunteering abroad is an excellent way of exploring -helping vulnerable populations in situations that need help.
Kenya is an apt destination to find a combination of old and new cultures and a home to share your passion for people.
Umala Mission provides the exact opportunity to experience Africa for yourself.
Visiting Umala allows you to immerse yourself in a new culture and support the efforts of making a sustainable difference in the community.
We offer different travel packages, and there is always one that suits you.
The packages include:
- Evangelism Program
- Teach at Sharon Nursery
- Professional Volunteers
Uncover new opportunities to interconnect your passion with God’s heart.
This evangelism opportunity allows you to engage your passion through a unique experience that will enable you to grow and learn about God.
It helps you find your place in God’s plan for redemption.
Many volunteers have found the experience intensely rewarding on a personal level because the program allows an individual to see the everyday impact of living simply in the village, putting many first-world problems into perspective.
You’ll help to teach the word of God by running Bible studies, prayers, and child evangelism.
Your efforts will have a positive impact and help heal souls because the program is community-driven and focuses on supporting spiritual needs.
You need to cover food, transport, and accommodation in Umala.
Arrive in Nairobi and Fly to Kisumu, then travel to Umala by road.
Upon arrival, you’ll settle in and get a full welcome briefing and an overview of the evangelical program.
You will volunteer by running bible studies, prayers, and preaching.
Teach at Sharon Nursery
Live the tropical dream while volunteering with children, teaching, and using your skills to contribute to community development.
You’ll volunteer at Sharon Nursery in a range of activities for the preschool and facilitate after-school programs for youngsters.
This is an opportunity to experience a deep sense of Kenya, which is something you can’t experience in a corporate organization’s tour.
In each of your hours, you’ll be working to better the lives of the children.
Your support impacts the growing community of Umala and sustains the development objectives of each project.
Volunteer up to 5 hours daily in the morning and the evening to avoid the hottest part of the day.
Expenses include; meals, travel, and accommodation.
Are you a healthcare provider?
Do you have a passion for serving the community in a way most people can’t?
We have opportunities for those interested in learning and gaining experience in their chosen field in developing countries, with their knowledge and understanding of the wider world, and to share their expertise with the local community.
Work with the community by assisting in the medical camps.
Leave with the knowledge that you played an active role in assisting in areas where your help is genuinely needed.
- International and domestic air-fare & Travel Visa
- Travel insurance
- The cost of the flight from Nairobi to Kisumu varies, On Average, a return ticket is $ 150
- Hotel accommodation in Nairobi is, on average, $120 per night.
- Taxi in Nairobi on average is $ 20
Tour Trips -Optional
- Visit the Masai Mara: Zaira Tours and Travel will plan this trip.
- Giraffe Center Nairobi: Zaira Tours & Travel
- Kakamega Forest: If you love bird watching, Kakamega forest is the only tropical rain-forest in Kenya.