Awareness Trips to Kenya

Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!

On your trip to Kenya, you will be welcomed by the local staff who will be your hosts for the week. You will visit the homes and communities of sponsored friends and learn about their joys and challenges while experiencing the beauty of the Kenyan people.


This covers food, lodging and most in-country transportation.
Airfare is not included.

What you’ll do

Day 1
Depart your home airport to travel to Nairobi, Kenya.
Day 2
Local Unbound staff will welcome you at the airport.
Day 3-5
Meet your Nairobi and Meru sponsored friends and spend a day and a half together. Visit a local tourist park together. Visit families that live in and near Nairobi. Witness the innovation of families and youth. Meet empowered mothers collaborating in groups. Travel half way to Kisumu.
Day 6
Enjoy a morning safari at a Kenyan national park or conservation area. Continue travel along the Great Rift Valley and past tea plantations to meet the people of Kisumu.
Days 7-9
Visit with your Kisumu sponsored friend and family while enjoying a tour of the town and visit to an animal sanctuary. Join local families for Mass followed by a day of fun and entertainment in honor of your visit.
Days 10-11
Return to Nairobi. Optional outing to points of interest in Nairobi such as a baby elephant conservancy, a giraffe center and shopping at the Kazuri beads factory. Begin return trip home from Nairobi.
Day 12
Arrive home.
Please note that this is a sample itinerary. A detailed schedule and additional information will be sent one to two weeks prior to departure in the pre-departure packet. Unbound will make every effort to offer the opportunity to attend Mass on Sundays.
What you'll do in Kenya

What we provide:

  • In-country ground transportation
  • Lodging and meals/bottled water
  • Interpreters
  • The opportunity to meet your sponsored friend
  • Transportation costs for your sponsored friend, chaperone and local staff
  • Planned group activities
  • Memories that will last a lifetime

Select a trip date

Click on the dates you’d like to travel and download the registration packet to get started.
Space is limited! We recommend applying as soon as possible. Registration will close one month prior to departure.

If you still wish to apply after this date, contact a trip coordinator regarding availability.


Note: This trip is hosted by our Nairobi and Kisumu programs. Unbound will also host a trip to Kenya and Madagascar in September 2019. Sponsors will have the opportunity to meet their sponsored friend from any Kenyan project on either trip.

Complete & submit packet in one of these ways:

Print, fill out and mail forms to:
Attn: Trip Coordinator
1 Elmwood Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66103-9816

Print, fill out, scan and email forms to [email protected]

Complete electronically and email forms to [email protected].

To fill out electronically, open the PDF in Adobe Reader 8.0 or newer and save forms once completed. NOTE: Filling out forms in a web browser will NOT save your changes.

Be sure to include your non-refundable deposit of $100 per person.
If emailing, a trip coordinator will contact you for payment.

Sponsor a child for $36 a month


Learn more about our trips:
Frequently asked questions

Pay your child sponsorship amount online

Earn a free trip

Learn about the
Global Points program

Send your sponsored child a photo or eLetter

Contact us

Trip Coordinator

[email protected]