The Safaricom Foundation has announced the winners of the third phase of World of Difference competition.

First launched in 2009, the World of Difference is a unique volunteerism programme which provides individuals with an opportunity to share their skills and expertise with community based organizations over a period of upto six months.

The Foundation announced winners comprising seven members of the public, six Safaricom employees and three teams of four participants were selected from more than 1116 external and 46 staff applicants in a competitive selection process conducted by Deloitte.

They will offer their expertise to a range of organizations which include the Deaf Youth Congress, The Africa Cancer Foundation, Cheshire Homes and the Sabatia Eye Hospital.

So far, 31 people have taken part in the World of Difference since its inception.