Information for volunteers

Housing: in Nairobi you will be housed in the Imani volunteer house in the Greenspan estate in Donholm see:  you have to share the house with more volunteers.

The housing and the main part of the food is provided against a monthly rate of 300 Euro’s or 10 Euro’s a day. This has to be paid in advance to account number NL44ABNA0437433005  Stichting Imani te Oosterhout or you can pay direct to:

IBAN/account number: 242632488
Bank name: Kenya Commercial bank
Address bank: River road
Nairobi, Kenya
Name: Imani in trust for ICHS

Internet/WIFI: available in the volunteer house

Visas for 3 months or less: to work as a volunteer in Imani you need to obtain a visa. Go to the website:

Insurances:  You are obliged to insure yourself against health problems and travel problems likes thefts etc.

Vaccinations: You are advised to get several vaccinations for Kenya. Please contact your GGD or a travel clinic.

Working hours:  8 hours a day during the weekdays.

Transport: The Imani volunteer house is 15 minutes from Imani. You will be trained the first week how to take a Matatu (minibus) to reach the workplace.

Money: In the shopping mall next to the volunteer house are several banks where you can withdraw money from the ATM. Do not forget to change your bank account to allow you to withdraw money on world level.

Airport: On arrival you will be picked from the airport by a representative of Imani.


Je kunt ons helpen met een gift op NL44ABNA0437433005 ten name van Stichting Imani