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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From the Blog

Parents’ Meeting at Kaloleni Primary School

June 10, 2021

I’m a bit late to post this, but here’s a report from Moshi regarding a parents’ meeting at one of our participating public primary school sites. We hold these meetings … Continue reading

Friends of Tanzania (Part Three/Final)

June 6, 2021

Earlier this year, we completed our classroom and toilet refurbishment project with NGO Friends of Tanzania which is comprised primarily of returned Peace Corps volunteers.  Our collaboration involved 3 phases that we … Continue reading

Filling Bellies, Filling Minds

May 26, 2021

On September 16th, 2020, acclaimed journalist Nicholas Kristof wrote in The New York Times: “We think of Covid-19 as killing primarily the elderly around the world, but in poor countries it … Continue reading