Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.
Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!
Have your free dinner before going to bed.
Feel free to prepare your own meal here
Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.
Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.
There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.
Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.
Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.
Be part of something! Get free events.
Learn or improve your language skills.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.
Every host in the community is checked and approved by our team.
Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.Learn more
We invite you to mentor a slum-bred child, from one of the poorest areas of Kenya, to be all they can be in life! Can you teach them soccer? A new foreign language? Self-esteem? We're looking at a person that can mingle easily with the poor and change their thinking. Are you the one we're looking for?Learn more
Beginner English or Fluent Spanish
Over 18 years old
Be from outside Kenya
Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa
Slum Progress is a cost-effective initiative to get children growing up in slums of Thika to think DIFFERENTLY through mentorship. The initiative utilizes food and educational support to get the kids a conducive environment from when we can prepare them to live better lives. Thika, an industrial city, has a population of almost 200,000. Out of these, about 100,000 live either in slums or in extremely deprived areas. It is a shame that a kid...About the host