by Wamwara

We assist young Kenyan students to gain skills that will help them be better prepared to compete on a global level.

Who Is It For?

We are strong believers that the young people are the future of our country and that they need to explore the world and experience different cultures in order to become better global citizens and be able to compete on a global scale. The mission of our company is to make these opportunities more easily accessible to young Kenyans. We work with different  Companies to make sure that you be able to apply to internship opportunities, short-term work travel or even teaching opportunities that fit the career path you have chosen to take in life.

We also work with a few select sponsor companies that are licensed by the DHS that ensure  the process is smooth and efficient and you can concentrate on just getting the most benefit out of your experience.

We partner with licensed agencies who help us find the appropriate sponsorship placement for our clients. The agencies offer not just a sponsorship but also a strong support system for all the clients that we refer to them.

We recruit and screen the participants and make sure they adhere to the conditions your company have set. We ensure that they are well prepared for their experience.  Because our company is has representatives here in the US, we continue to offer general support during their travel and stay here.

We have representatives in Kenya and also in the United State so for our clients, even after we refer you to an agent for sponsorship you will always have access to our support system through out your placement.

We are cost effective, our goal is to ensure the students are able to not just learn new skills but to also enjoy their experience during their time in the United States.

Why Choose Us?




We have a purpose-driven team with years of experience. We have a team in Kenya and in the US that works hard to prepare you through orientation for your temporary stay in the US.

Our team at Maisha Lessonz and the sponsor partner teams are very eprofessional and always available to guide you and ensure you get the optimum experience.

A young enthusiastic team of advisors are always available to help you.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a J1 Visa

It’s an a non-immigrant Visa issued by the U.S Department of state that provides countless opportunities for international candidates looking to travel and gain experience in the United States. This program managed by the U.S Department of state allows foreign nationals to come to the United States to teach, study, conduct research,demonstrate special skills or receive on the job training for a period of time. The purpose of the program is to expose participants from around the world to the culture and institutions of the United States and to foster a better understanding between nations on a variety of issues through educational and cultural exchange programs.

Who or What is a Sponsor Company

These are companies authorized by the U.S Department of state to act as legal Visa sponsor of the participants for the duration of the program in the United States. They are responsible to review the participants and also the host organization to ensure they meet the criteria established by the U.S government for this Visa.

Maisha Lessaonz is not a sponsor company but we work with sponsor companies that offer full placement opportunities to Kenyan applicants.

What is The Cost of Services

The cost of services will depend on the sponsor company you choose to work with from the list of our partner sponsors.

How Do I Join

Just register in by clicking on the Register button, create your profile and start the process of applying for Internship

How Private Is The Information that I Submit?

At Maisha Lessons, we have a very strict Privacy Policy that helps us secure your information that you entrust us with. We give you our word that any information that you submit to us will always be treated with the highest degree of privacy and confidentiality.