What will I be doing?
You’ll be working alongside local people to build two classrooms and a toilet block. You don’t need any building experience to take part — just enthusiasm, motivation and the desire to muck in and help!
What’s the itinerary?
Sat 15 June
Meet your team at London Heathrow and take a day flight to Nairobi. On arrival, transfer to hotel.
Sun 16 June
Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Nairobi before travelling to Iloshon to settle into camp. There will be dinner and a project briefing in the evening.
Mon 17 - 20 June
Each morning you will help build the classrooms and toilet block at the school. During the week we will also visit another ActionAid project. Each evening we will eat dinner together at the camp
Fri 21 June
The final day of the build and an emotional farewell ceremony. We travel back to Nairobi to celebrate our achievements with a final dinner.
Sat 22 June
A leisurely day of sightseeing and free time. Transfer to the airport for an overnight flight back to London, arriving on Sunday morning.
Optional extension to Amboseli National Park – £590 — £660
Sat 22 June — Tues 25 June
Travel to Amboseli National Park for a 3-day safari experience. The park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants, as well as experiencing wildlife-viewing.
You will stay in a beautiful lodge, set against the magnificent backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro, and experience game drives and nature walks. You will also have the opportunity to explore the Masai culture and visit a local Masai village.
38%38% of people live below the poverty line
98%In highly traditional areas, 98% of girls are at risk of FGM
26%26% of girls are married before their 18th birthday
What’s included in my trip?
- International flights
- All meals and drinking water
- First aid trained team leader
- Transport within Kenya
What’s not included
You’ll need to organise some items yourself, and pay for a few things during your time in Kenya. These include:
- Alcoholic drinks
- Your vaccinations – more information (please contact Nick Hart CSR Manager at Turner for more information)
- Any spending money and tips
Ideas to help reach your fundraising target
Whether you’re a first timer or experienced at raising money, we can help you meet your fundraising target. Plus we’ll send you lots of resources to help promote your event — everything from balloons to posters.