Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) is a voluntary organisation operating through a network of 8 regions and 64 branches countrywide. The Society has more than 70,000 volunteers and members who assist in implementing activities at the headquarters as well as regional and branch levels. Membership to the Society is open to everyone without any discrimination based on race, sex, religion, class, political opinion or nationality.
To volunteer, get internship or become a member, kindly contact or visit any of our branches nearest to you see list http://goo.gl/JdP2uA
Our membership categories are as follows:
1. Corporate Member
Corporate membership is in four categories
- Gold Premiere- 500,000 P.A
- Silverline-250,000 P.A
- Bronze-100,000 P.A
- Ordinary-50,000 P.A
2. Life Member- Kshs. 5,000 (Once)
3. Ordinary Member- Kshs. 1,000 (Annually)
4. Youth Member over 18 years- Kshs. 500 (Annually)
5. Youth Member in school – Kshs. 100 (Annually)
The role of youth volunteers
Kenya Red Cross values the role that youth play in the running of activities within the organization. The youth play an integral part in the organizations contribution to society. The programme seeks to promote the development of a well-equipped youth programme for effective implementation of activities.
It enhances empowerment of the youth for inclusive participation at all decision making levels of the National Society. The program supports the volunteer/membership recruitment and management as well as their retention and motivation. Volunteers are trained and equipped to serve the vulnerable and their respective communities. Read more