Providing Chances, Promoting Children

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In Swahili, toa nafasi means “provide a chance,” expressing our mission to give every learner in the primary school classroom an opportunity to succeed, regardless of his or her learning style.


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Happy Thanksgiving from Toa Nafasi! 🍂

November 26, 2020

Dear Friends of The Toa Nafasi Project,   Happy Thanksgiving! This year, as in all others, we take this time to stop and appreciate all that we have; we express our … Continue reading

Teacher Feature: Spotlight on Rose Chacky

November 25, 2020

Rose Chacky joined Toa in 2016 and is the quieter and smaller of our two blooming Roses. She is now stationed at Jitegemee Primary School in Pasua Ward and is … Continue reading

Alumni Annals: Spotlight on Shamimu

November 25, 2020

This Alumni Annal or Success Story is the account of one of the first children I ever encountered to be a Toa student.  Thinking of her now almost 10 years … Continue reading