Volunteer with Lola Kenya Screen

Lola Kenya Screen

Help promote creativity through cinema and art!

Nairobi, Kenya, Africa

We are a movie festival, skills-development, and marketing platform focusing on children and youth in eastern Africa.



What We Need

Lola Kenya Screen is looking for volunteers to teach animation, art, photography, videography, graphic design, website-development, art appreciation, creative writing, journalism, event organization, theater, English, Kiswahili, sports, and entrepreneurship!

We are looking for knowledgeable, experienced, enthusiastic, and energetic female and male volunteers aged 24 years and up from all over the world. We are especially seeking volunteers from English and Kiswahili-speaking places. The volunteers work with children aged 6-14 years, adolescents aged 15-25 years, and adults of all ages.

Among other duties, volunteers will assist the:
• Internship program for final year students of Communication, Journalism, Public Relations, Video/TV Production, and Web Development/Graphic Design
• Film Forum for filmmakers, students, actors and many other stakeholders in the audiovisual media sector who come together to watch a local film and participate in an open discussion as to how the film relates to regional filmmaking
• School outreach program that presents films and teaches related skills to children and youth
• Mobile cinema for children, youth, and families in informal settlements


When & Who

Every three months from January to December throughout the year. Lola Kenya Screen operates on Kenya's public school calendar which runs January - April, May - August, and September - November. We wind up the year in November-December with a movie and arts festival.
Yes, we require a minimum of 1 Month
Up to three months maximum stay.
Individuals

Our Fees

$4

Being a not-for-profit organization, all funds to the Lola Kenya Screen charity are inserted into our programs for children and youth.


Contact Person

Ngong Road, Ngong Hills, P O Box 20775 GPO, Nairobi, Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya.
100% response rate

Other Ways to Help

Logo and Graphic Design
Create/Update our Website
Social Media Help
Document Translation
Fundraising

Sharing of information for promotional service.

- Acquisition of new or used equipment.


Additional Info about Us

Up to 5 people

Lola Kenya Screen:

• Conducts an internship program every three months throughout the year for final year students of Communication, Journalism, Public Relations, Video/TV Production, and Web Development/Graphic Design.
• Runs a monthly Film Forum where filmmakers, students, actors, and many other stakeholders in the audiovisual media sector come together to watch a local film and participate in an open discussion as to how the film relates to regional filmmaking.
• Operates a weekly school outreach program that shows films and imparts skills to children and youth.
• Conducts a fortnightly mobile cinema for children, youth, and families in the informal settlements of Nairobi.
• Incorporates skills-development mentorship in all programs to ensure children, youth, and families are empowered by media and information literacy.

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