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Who is Nelson?


Nelson is a public relations and communications management professional, a long time Scout. He has a passion for volunteering, leadership, youth empowerment and supporting development of social enterprises at local, national, regional and international levels.

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Support the NelBen Foundation

NelBen Foundation is an educational non-profit organization that exists to inspire and support young people aged 6-24 years in rural and disadvantaged urban communities across Kenya to believe in, develop and utilize their abilities to create positive change and build better futures for themselves and their communities.

With the vision of an “empowered young people building better communities” NelBen Foundation is on a mission of “promoting the development of young people through provision of knowledge, skills, opportunities, and resources for personal and community empowerment.”

You can become a supporter of the Foundation’s vision by giving or committing to give an individual or corporate donation either as a one-off or regular (monthly, quarterly, bi-annual, or annual) gift to support programmatic and operational functions. You can also become a strategic or funding partner, a volunteer or an ambassador.

To get involved, complete the form by providing the requested information and the team will get back to you to discuss further your support.


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    James Ouma from Kenya

    Nelson's passion, dedication, and commitment to communicate and bring stories to life is laudable. I highly recommend him for his exemplary storytelling. (2020)

    David Venn from Canada/Malaysia

    Nelson performed impressively with limited resources and a few HR transitions. He approached his work with detail and dedication. I think he is a great writer and an excellent communicator of ideas. (2019)

    Ray Charles Musau from Kenya

    Through his mature leadership of the young people in Scouting, Kenya achieved a lot both nationally and internationally. As a member of the National Executive Committee, Nelson continuously and constructively championed the issues of young people. (2015)

    Moses Danda from Kenya

    Nelson is honest, self-driven and has great skills and experiences in a various areas. We are proud of him as a good ambassador of the principles and ideals of the Scouting movement. (2015)

    Greig Whitehead from Australia/Kenya

    Nelson showed admirable management and communication skills, great commitment and dedication to his tasks. He is resolute in his approach to work, is very dependable, honest and trsutworthy. He is a self-motivated leader who is able to get along well with all the people he meets. (2015)

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    He is mature, hardworking, and performs with diligence, discernment, and integrity; and demonstrates a degree of creativity. Nelson has always shown great interest in his work and fulfills his tasks expeditiously. (2014)

    John Mwaurafrom Kenya

    A proactive and energetic person with good leadership potential. Nelson has proven to be a reliable, persistent, courteous, and well-focused professional. (2014)