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Tanzania



Tanzania at the U.N.
www.tanzania-UN.org
Information on Tanzanian activities and policy stands at the United Nations, a Who's who at the Mission, and links to other useful websites

Voice of America (Swahili)
www.voaswahili.com
USA Voice of America Swahili Service

 

Tanzania Newspapers
and News Media Guide
www.abyznewslinks.com/tanza.htm

Tanzania Newspapers and News Media Guide


DICOTA
www.dicotaus.org
Diaspora Council of Tanzanians in America

USA Non-Profit Organizations Working in Tanzania

The following are U.S. groups which FOT believes are presently working in Tanzania and with which FOT or some of its members have had some experience in the past. FOT is offering these names solely to inform people interested in Tanzania of possible opportunities to help and serve there. Before donating or becoming involved in any other way with these groups, FOT suggests you check to be sure they are still active and working in Tanzania. They are listed below in alphabetical order.



AHEAD, Inc. (Adventures in Health, Education, and Agricultural Development, Inc.)
www.aheadinc.org

Rockville, MD
Kisarawe, Dar es Salaam Region
Supports medical treatment, public health initiatives and education


Books for Africa
www.booksforafrica.org

St. Paul, MN
Sends containers of text books to Africa, including Tanzania


Bricks and Books
www.bricksandbooks.org

Washington, DC
Arusha town, Arusha Region
Founded by high school and college students, supports health, welfare, and education of students


Elimu Africa
www.elimuafrica.org

Maple Grove, MN
Northeast Tanzania and Zanzibar
Provides textbooks and supplies to primary and secondary schools
FAME

The Foundation for African Medicine and Education (FAME)
www.fameafrica.org

Redding, CA
Karatu, Arusha Region
Provides health care and trains medical personnel
Friends of Meali

Friends of Meali International, Inc.
www.friendsofmeali.org

Cambridge, MA
Karatu District, Arusha Region
Supports rural Meali Primary School


The GLK Student Fund
www.glkstudentfund.com

Tehachapi, CA
Bukoba, Kagera Region
Educational Scholarships for needy children



Global Outreach
www.globaloutreachtanzania.org/

Park, FL
Iringa Region
Provides computer labs to secondary schools and shared electronic library
Godparents for Tanzania

Godparents for Tanzania
www.godparents4tz.org

Roanoke, VA
Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region and Karatu, Arusha Region
Provides student scholarships for secondary, vocational, college and university students


Indigenous Education Foundation of Tanzania
www.ieftz.org

Lake Oswego, OR
Monduli District of northern Tanzania
Supports Orkeeswa Secondary School



Jiamini
www.jiamini.org

New York, NY
Mtwara Region
Funds education and housing for orphan and vulnerable children


Knock Foundation
www.knockfoundation.org

Northridge, CA
Kilimanjaro Region
Supports orphans and vulnerable children in schools and income generation


Kupona Foundation
www.kuponafoundation.org

New York, NY
Dar es Salaam
Supports disability and rehabilitation work and the fistula and women's health component of CCBRT (Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania) and at Baobob Maternity Hospital in Dar es Saalam


Moyo International
www.moyointernational.org

Boston, MA
Moshi and Morogoro
Supports poverty reduction programs for women and families


Nurturing Minds
www.nurturingmindsinafrica.org

Valley Forge, PA
Morogoro
Sponsors the Sega Secondary School for girls


Outreach Africa/ Outreach International
www.outreachafrica.org

Union, IA
Singida Region
Supports water, food, medicine and education


Project Zawadi
www.projectzawadi.org

St. Paul, MN
Nyamuswa and Mugumu in Mara Region
Supports educational needs of orphans and vulnerable children



Songea's Kids
www.songeaskids.org

Sammamish, WA
Songea, Ruvuma Region
Supports orphans and vulnerable children with housing and education



Support for International Change (SIC)
www.sichange.org

Los Angeles, CA
Arusha and Manyara Regions
Community based HIV services in rural areas



Tanzanian Children's Fund
www.tanzanianchildrensfund.org

Boston, MA
Oldeani District
Supports orphans with a home and education at the Rift Valley Children's Village


The Tanzanian Children's Project
www.www.tanzaniakids.org/

Columbia, MD
Rombo District, Kilimanjaro Region
Built and supports the Malowa Medical Clinic


Tanzania Education Fund
www.tanzaniaeducation.org

Vienna, VA
Bagamoyo
Built and manages Nianjema Secondary School
Tanzanian Life Project

Tanzania Life Project
www.tanzanialifeproject.org

Osseo, MN
Dodoma Region
Drills wells and provides other support for five villages
TEAA

Teachers for East Africa Alumni
www.tea-a.org

Bethesda, MD
Arusha, Monduli, Bukoba; assists secondary schools with books, lab equipment, computers and other academic materials.


TETEA (Tanzanian Empowerment Through Education Association)
www.tetea.org

Baltimore, MD
Ruvuma Region
Funds Scholarships, a library project and a school

Others, including Learn Kiswahili



Britian Tanzania Society
www.btsociety.org
Largest non-profit in the U.K.; partner to Friends of Tanzania


Canadian Harambee
Education Society
www.canadianharambee.ca
Provides scholarship for girls in Katesh secondary schools


Peace Corps
www.peacecorps.gov
US Government world-wide volunteer organization with more than 150 volunteers in Tanzania


Peace Corps Association
www.peacecorpsconnect.org
NPCA National Peace Corps Association, Connects and champions Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and the Peace Corps Community


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