Mount Kenya University has a vibrant Corporate Social Responsibility policy that forms one arm of the tripartite focus areas of the institution – the other two being teaching and research. Every academic year, the university’s management, staff and students contribute to the welfare of the community, both in cash and kind.
MKU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Deogratius Jaganyi “Kenyan youth should be encouraged and supported to start their own income generating initiatives instead of waiting for the elusive employment ”
The University has its’ own corporate social responsibility programs and also supports request from community, individuals or organisations towards a certain call.
Below are some corporate social responsibilities / community outreach programs which the University has or still is engaging in:
- Medical Camp
- Charity Golf Event
- Sinai Dam Tragedy donations through Nakuru Campus
- Modeling for the disabled
- Tree planting
- Presidential Club activities (Tree Planting, King’ong’o prisons donations)
- Children’s home visits(School of Hospitality)
How to Request for Support
Mount Kenya University accepts and considers requests and proposals that are geared towards supporting the community. Kindly write a letter or a proposal to the Vice-Chancellor and send it through email it to firstname.lastname@example.org, you can also send through courier or hand deliver to a campus near you.