Volunteer to Help Children in Kenya

Volunteer

We love and appreciate all those volunteers/missionaries who have the desire to volunteer with us. Neighbours, local charities, groups, local and international colleges, university students, as well as professionals, social workers, teachers, nurses and doctors who lend their services are all welcomed to volunteer with us and to share common characteristics such as flexibility, compassion and a sense of humour.

Select a Service Program/Project

Volunteer

We ask that you select a service program/project, where you feel engaged in an activity of long lasting benefit, such as teaching, medical treatment, preparing meals, visiting other children, paying visits to other schools, reaching out the community, organizing children camps, construction works and other amenities. Do not hesitate to contact us with further questions. We are here to provide as much information as possible to help answer any of your questions to help make your decision to come and support our cause, an easy one.

If you would like to express your interest in volunteering, please download and complete the Volunteer Application Form and email back to us along with a copy of a National Police Clearance from your own country. Once your application has been received we will email you a confirmation and information regarding travelling to Nyamira, Kenya to visit Blessed Children's Hope Foundation; accommodation and meal costs are at the expense of the volunteer.


Volunteer Application Form

To be considered as a volunteer on site in Nyamira, Kenya, please complete the form below (and press the "submit" button to send to us electronically. Thank you for your interest in Blessed Children's Hope Foundation! If this form does not work for you, you may also print and mail back a volunteer form from this link.


VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS

1. Completion of Volunteer Application Form 2. Copy of photo identification (e.g. Driver's License / Passport) 3. Copy of police clearance for your country of residence (less than six months old)

These must all be emailed to us for approval. The outcome of your Volunteer Application will be advised by email within few days of receipt. **NOTE** ALL costs of Volunteering are the responsibility of the Volunteer this includes: airfares; travel; accommodation.


VOLUNTEER DETAILS

* Name

* Address Line 1

* Address Line 2

* City

* State or Province

* Country

* Postcode

* Gender
Male
Female



* Phone

* Email


PERSONAL INFORMATION - Help us to get to know you

Tell us a little bit about yourself (e.g. family, hobbies and interests, etc)



Why do you want to volunteer with Blessed Children's Hope Foundation?

Work experience
To meet new people
Help to return to work
Maintain an active lifestyle
Other (please specify in text box below)
Improve confidence
To help others
To gain new skills
Centrelink requirement




* Do you sponsor a child through Blessed Children's Hope Foundation?

Yes
No


* Do you speak another language?

Yes
No

If so, which language/s?



* Do you have any specific needs?

Yes
No

If so, please indicate:



WORKPLACE EXPERIENCE - Help us to know how to best use your skills & experience

Which one of the following best describes how you spend the majority of your week?

Employed (Full time)
Self Employed
Retired
Student (Full time)
Employed (Part time or Casual)
Full time Parent
Unemployed
Student (Part time)



Which of the following industries do you have experience in?
Clerical duties/Administration
Marketing
Graphic Design
Teaching
Community Services
Information Technology
Trades/Maintenance
Finance
Other (please specify):



Please list any tertiary qualifications you have:



* Are you willing to work as part of a team?

Yes
No


* Are you willing to undertake repetitive tasks where required?

Yes
No


Please put a tick next to the tasks that you feel that you can do:

Folding letters
Sorting mail
Creative Writing
Building maintenance
Graphic Design
Filing
Preparing Information Packs
Data Entry
Garden maintenance
Web Design

Other (please specify):



AVAILABILITY - When would you like to volunteer?

What dates did you want to volunteer with Blessed Children's Hope Foundation?



If you live in Kenya and would like to volunteer on a regular basis, what day and time(s) best suit you?



Comments (e.g. only available during school holidays):



* Can we contact you for further help during times of heavy workloads?

Yes
No


CHURCH DETAILS

Church Name:

Senior Minister's Name:

Church Address:

Church Phone:


* Is your Senior Minister or another Leader in your Church in support of you volunteering with Blessed Children's Hope Foundation?

Yes
No


* Do you attend services at your Church on a regular basis?

Yes
No


Tell us about your relationship with God:



REFERENCES

Senior Minister/Church Leader or someone who knows you personally

Name:
Church:
Position:
Phone:



Professional Person (e.g. previous Supervisor, Volunteer Manager, Teacher, etc) who has known you for more than 12 months

Name:
Position:
Phone:



* I give my consent for Blessed Children's Hope Foundation to discuss my application to volunteer with my Referees listed above.

Yes
No


EMERGENCY CONTACT DETAILS

Name:
Relationship (please specify):
Phone:
Mobile:



* I have read and agree with the Mission, Vision and Core Values of Blessed Children's Hope Foundation and will uphold these during and beyond my time Volunteering with the Blessed Children's Hope Foundation.

Yes
No


* On request, I will scan and email a current Police Clearance and the required photo identification (e.g. drivers licence, passport, etc):

Yes
No


* The information I have provided in this application form is true and correct:

Yes
No


* By entering your name on the line below, you are effectively signing this document, and stating that your statements above are true and correct.

Signature:
Date:



Signature of Parent or Guardian if the volunteer is under 18 years of age

Signature:
Date:

Please be assured that all personal information provided will be treated with the strictest confidence and used for the purposes of Blessed Children's Hope Foundation only.

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Blessed Children's Hope Foundation

Address: PO Box 797-40500, Nyamira, Kenya
Cell phone: +254714314876/ +254754336542
Email:
Contact: Andrew Mong'are
Australia Director: Debbie Vincent
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