Volunteering in Kenya! Go Volunteer Africa, the leading and largest volunteer travel organization in Africa welcomes you to Kenya. Kenya is one of the most popular volunteer travel destinations in Africa. Go Volunteer Africa arranges meaningful and affordable volunteer projects in Kenya.

Volunteer Programs in Kenya

The volunteer placements in Kenya for volunteers are selected by determining many factors such as the community’s need, its location, host community interviews, the availability of basic infrastructure, and an analysis of what impact the volunteer will have on the volunteer program in Kenya as well as what impact it will have on the volunteer.

Our Kenya volunteer programs provides you with a unique opportunity to experience real Kenya. A mixture of volunteer work in Kenya, meeting and interacting with local people and helping disadvantaged communities. Our development partner NGOs looking for volunteers in Kenya have volunteer opportunities in every corner of Kenya.

The volunteer opportunities in Kenya will offer you an experience with wildlife and ethical cultural encounters which will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. Doing charity work in Kenya sharing your knowledge and skills, helping under-privileged people to achieve better livelihoods and bringing smiles to people in need and support makes volunteering in Kenya an intellectually rewarding experience.


  • Coach sports and games
  • Teach English languages
  • Take up a medical care job
  • Work with childcare projects
  • Learn Swahili & Masaai Cultures
  • Work with our arts  and culture projects
  • Work with women empowerment projects
  • Get involved in our environment conservation project
  • Visit the numerous historic and geological sites of the region

At Go Volunteer Africa, we work diligently with volunteers to make custom volunteer trip arrangements that match individual skills and interests with on-the-ground need. Our volunteer safaris in Kenya offer an immersion  customized experience for individual travelers, students, professionals, families, groups, or anyone with the desire to volunteer in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kajiado, Eldoret, Kisumu and Usain Gishu.

Kenya Social Volunteer Projects


Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya is a country in Eastern Africa with a coastline on the Indian Ocean. Kenya encompasses savannah, Lakelands, the dramatic Great Rift Valley and mountain highlands. It’s also home to Big 5 wildlife like lions, elephants and rhinos.  Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the northwest, Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the east, Uganda to the west, Tanzania to the south, and the Indian Ocean to the southeast.

Volunteering in Kenya

At 580,367 square kilometers (224,081 sq mi), Kenya is the world’s 48th largest country by area. With a population of more than 47.6 million in the 2019 census, Kenya is the 29th most populous country in the world. Kenya’s capital and largest city is Nairobi, while its oldest, currently second largest city, and first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa.

Kisumu City is the third-largest city and also an inland port on Lake Victoria. Other important urban centres include Nakuru and Eldoret. As of 2020, Kenya is the third-largest economy in sub-Saharan Africa after Nigeria and South Africa.

Its geography, climate and population vary widely, ranging from cold snow-capped mountaintops (Batian, Nelion and Point Lenana on Mount Kenya) with vast surrounding forests, wildlife and fertile agricultural regions to temperate climates in western and rift valley counties and dry less fertile arid and semi-arid areas and absolute deserts (Chalbi Desert and Nyiri Desert).

Wildlife Safaris Kenya


Kenya is an undoubtedly a gorgeous African country. If you are dreaming of tropical weather, lush plains, white sandy beaches that rivals the Caribbean, awe-inspiring mountain ranges, lazy afternoons out in the sun and gracious people to boot, Kenya will simply blow your mind.

Go Volunteer Africa is the best volunteer organization in Kenya offers a variety of gap year, internship and volunteer opportunities in many different sectors for the passionate travelers. Whether you already have training in a particular field or would like to gain experience, there are many projects run in Kenya that would gladly take your passion and support. Whichever program you choose, Kenya’s wildlife, cultural diversity, and rich East African history will not disappoint.


KENYA: Conservation Volunteer Project

Kenya conservation volunteer project is the perfect volunteer project for anyone looking for a green-conservation project in Africa. The Kenya conservation volunteer program is also an incredible volunteer opportunity to protect the wildlife and to ...
Kenya Construction Volunteer Project

KENYA: Construction Volunteer Project

The purpose of our Kenya construction volunteer project is not only to help build infrastructure but to also build lives. From renovating a rundown school or classroom to helping improve clean water access with safe ...
Kenya Big Cats Elephants Conservation

KENYA: Big Cats & Elephants Conservation

The Kenya Big Cats & Elephants Conservation Volunteer Project in Maasai Mara Wildlife is a trip of a lifetime! This is a once in a lifetime volunteering opportunity to explore the Maasai Mara Ecosystem, one ...
Kenya Agriculture Volunteer Project

KENYA: Agriculture Volunteer Project

Go Volunteer Africa’s Kenya agriculture volunteer project focuses on economic and environmental sustainability, adequate farmer incomes, improved food security and social sustainability which important elements of developing countries’ agricultural development. Participants on our Kenya agriculture ...
Kenya Music Volunteer Project

KENYA: Arts & Music Volunteer Project

Go Volunteer Africa is striving to enhance understanding and awareness of the diverse world to the children and youth of Kenya through arts and music project. Go Volunteer Africa is offering meaningful volunteering opportunities in ...
Kenya Sports Volunteer Project

KENYA: Sports Coaching Volunteer Project

Go Volunteer Africa’s Kenya sports coaching volunteer project has a wide range of sports coaching volunteer opportunities in Kenya, that can help you spread the word about physical activity.  Volunteers to get involved in our ...
Kenya Community Volunteer Program

KENYA: Community Volunteer Program

The Kenya community volunteer program with Go Volunteer Africa will not only provide you with a meaningful experience, but it will change your life positively forever. Community volunteer projects in Kenya are diverse and each ...
Kenya Medical Volunteering Project

KENYA: Medical Volunteering Project

Kenya medical volunteering project offers short and long term healthcare volunteer placements in hospitals, clinics, outreach centres and slum community projects in Kakamega, Eldoret, Nairobi, Mombasa and Kajiado areas. Placements are available in areas of ...
Kenya Orphanage Volunteer Project

KENYA: Orphanage Volunteer Project

The Kenya orphanage volunteer project run by Go Volunteer Africa is offered in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kakamega counties. The participants will work with children at one of the children’s homes in the mentioned communities supported ...
Kenya Slum Volunteer Project

KENYA: Slum Volunteer Project

The Kenya slum volunteer project run by Go Volunteer Africa will give you a great opportunity to share your skills and time with disadvantaged children in Kenya. The Kenya slum volunteer project is always tailored for ...
Kenya Childcare Volunteer Project

KENYA: Childcare Volunteer Project

Go Volunteer Africa’s Kenya childcare volunteer project offers an opportunity to volunteers to support the needy kids through love and parental care. Most of the children are traumatized by the incidences that occurred and it ...
Kenya Teaching Volunteer Project

KENYA: Teaching Volunteer Project

The Kenya teaching volunteer project will give you an opportunity to engage with cheerful and optimistic kids in a school in beautiful coastal Mombasa, cosmopolitan Nairobi or the beautiful deeper immersion experience in Kakamega. Through ...
Kenya Midwifery Volunteer Project

KENYA: Midwifery Volunteer Project

Go Volunteer Africa has organized a Kenya midwifery volunteer project in Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru, Eldoret, Migori, Kakamega, Kalwe and Turkana. The midwife training volunteer opportunities are available in all the African countries where we place ...


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