Introduction Community service is any work done for free for the benefit of a community or its

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Introduction
Community service is any work done for free for the benefit of a community or its institutions. It is not the same as volunteering as sometimes it is done unwillingly. There are many reasons as to why people do community service. Some people, like those in the military, do it because it is required of them by the government as part of the citizenship requirement. Others do it because it is court mandated as part of punishment for a criminal offence. Others do it because the school curriculum requires it in order for one to graduate; this is mostly popular in universities. Corporations also do it as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility and finally there are those who do it due to their desire to help and change the
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They told us of the roots of the home, and of the many challenges they have faced in keeping it running. I feel that they must be very generous, hardworking people, not to mention extraordinarily resourceful, to have managed the affairs of all sixty boarded children.
The thing that strikes one the most about the home is its sense of unity and fraternal concern. The kids are all very friendly and talkative.

Background of Bishop Opera Luigi Locati Children’s Home
Bishop Opera Luigi Locati Children’s Home is non-profit making children’s charitable organization designed to promote education and support the rehabilitation of orphans and vulnerable children in Nairobi County.
The Home was founded in 2005 by the late Bishop Opera Luigi Locati, Apostolic vicar of Isiolo, and Mr. Riccardo Luigi Riccardo ,a businessman of Italian descent whose Zimmerman home was chosen as the site for the Home. The directors of the home are Mr. Riccardo, Mr. Thomas M. Otiato, Dr. Leonard P.C. Amalia and Mr. Peter Mangula.
With more than 115 children, the home is also a rescue centre for displaced, neglected and abused children including those with special needs. The education of children in the home is facilitated and children attend various schools including; Giovanni-e-Sylvia School for the Deaf , Royal International Academy, Roysambu Primary School, Mugona Girl Secondary School and Kiereni Secondary School among others.
The home is registered under the social services as a

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