AVIF Volunteering in Kenya

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AVIF is an innovative online charity, assisting with sustainable development via online & onsite volunteering in rural Kenya, East Africa. We believe in efficiency, honesty and transparency. We don't charge fees.

Latest Blog Posts

This is a huge Thank You to the inspirational Anupma Sud, an ex Oracle developer and someone I'm proud to call a friend. Anupma spent some time in a host village of ours, Uhundha on the shores of Lake Victoria 4/5 years ago and - well - made some imp...

Its raining hard

on Dec 17, 2015 in: Blog

I've been chatting with Jackson today via FaceBook and the rains are here and the completed storage unit is filling up. We wish it could have a football-field-sized collection unit but we must make do with its relatively small roof, to provide at le...

Maasai & marmite

on Aug 17, 2015 in: Blog

Julie and Felix are back from Nkiito with some stunning shots. Here's a link to their blog and a selection of photos. More to follow.

Pass it forward

on May 3, 2015 in: Blog

This post comprises the words and work of 2 extraordinary people. Katalin is a long-term 7+ year volunteer of ours who first met David in Kenya in 2008. She has guided him ever since. I'll let her explain: .. "the ENORMOUS difference education can m...

The Tekkie Three

on Apr 15, 2015 in: Blog

So much happening now! The Geek Girls 2015 Festival happens next weekend (April 25) hosted by the fabulous Akirachix and we have 3 really special attendees making the trip from central Kenya, Kiambu county, Kikuyu consitutency. A tiny place called&n...

Not just the wildlife

on Mar 7, 2015 in: Blog

Today the iHub celebrate their 5th Birthday. I wanted to write about this incredible place because many people think of Kenya, even Africa, as just lions, elephants and safaris. Indeed Angelina Jolie will soon be making that a monumental part of...


on Jan 14, 2015 in: Blog

 ... it was a dot!!! www206.wixdns.net. DOT!!!!! Ahhh tech? And life? I lost several days of my life trying to setup CNAME records and A records and waiting for DNS changes to propogate through the networks ...but ... we're all sorted now. Tha...