We work with schools in UK and Kenya, exchanging information about the children's lives

Kenya International Marafun

For a life-changing week of adventure including:

  • An opportunity to work alongside our project partners, volunteering your time and skills;

  • Time spent understanding the reason why children leave home to live on the streets;

  • A unique half-marathon run through the beautiful Hell's Gate National Park - home to giraffe, zebra and gazelles.

Visit the Kenya International Marafun website for more information

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Visit a Footsteps project
Make your holiday into a life-changing experience... including a visit to one of Footsteps’ projects while you are in Kenya - one of the world’s leading destinations for wildlife, safari and beach holidays. These attractions are all within a short distance of Footsteps’ projects:

Tsavo National Park: Kenya’s largest national park and home to the "big five".

Lake Nakuru National Park: Marvel at the beauty of the world-famous flamingos and view lion, leopard, rhino and buffalo.

Lake Naivasha: a serene haven for hundreds of species of birds, as well as a hundreds of hippos.

Masai Mara: The most popular game reserve in Kenya and host to the awesome, annual migration of millions of wildebeest.

Mombasa: wonderful beaches and a fascinating city steeped in history nearby.


Are you planning a gap-year, and seeking a life-changing challenge?


Working on a Footsteps project is an opportunity for adventure and to become personally involved helping some of the world’s neediest people. 


You could: 

...Build a classroom...Paint a school...Run a children’s holiday club...Teach English to students.


Jessica and Frances volunteered:

We had the BEST time at Sunshine - we want to go back already. The kids were amazing and became good friends. We wanted to bring Peter home we loved him so much! We had so much fun playing football with them and working with them in the evenings.

Climb Mt Kilimanjaro

Africa's highest peak at 19,340 feet (5,895 metres)


Since 2004, Footsteps co-founder Martin Print has completed 7 climbs, each time raising funds for Footsteps projects. 


Contact us if you are interested in taking part in the next 'Never Again' Kilimanjaro climb. You need to be reasonably fit and hugely determined. The trek includes the opportunity of visiting Footsteps projects.



We are Christians on a mission to ”Love God and …our neighbour as ourselves”.

We put faith into action to help some of the world’s poorest and most needy people.

Footsteps International is a registered charity No. 1091026 (England and Wales)