CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya

About Us - Overview

The Centre For International Voluntary Service (CIVS Kenya) is a community development agency operating especially in the marginalized and poverty-stricken rural areas of Kenya.

We pursue an integrated socio-economic and cultural development approach in the fight against poverty and social exclusion of Kenyan communities under the maxim “development by people”.

At CIVS, we believe that people should retain the responsibility for their own development while we support ,guide and mentor their efforts with innovative and customized high quality services.

CIVS achieves these aims through its two program areas:

1.International Voluntary Service

This designed for people who want the chance to make a real difference in the fight against poverty, fostering development by the people as well as developing harmonious relations among people of different backgrounds and cultures.

We organize project attachments throughout the year for volunteers for them to offer their services as they learn, gain exposure and experience.

The projects can be either:

2.Community Development

This involves activities that focus on the following areas:

These are so as to mitigate the effects of hunger, environmental degradation, diseases and mismanagement of public resources.