International Day of the African Child

July 1, 2021

The International Day of the African Child has been celebrated on June 16 every year since 1991, when it was first initiated by the Organisation of African Unity or OAU.  It honors those who participated in … Continue reading

Parents’ Meeting at Mnazi Primary School

June 23, 2021

On February 4th, 2021, Mr. Moses, the headmaster at Mnazi Primary School, opened the informational parents’ meeting with a prayer.  He welcomed all the participants which included 64 parents of … Continue reading

Friday Fundays: Shaurimoyo Primary School

June 22, 2021

Please find a short report on a recent Friday Funday below! #### “The tutors and students at Shaurimoyo Primary School played different indoor games on Friday, May 7th, 2021.  The … Continue reading

Parents’ Meeting at Moshi Primary School

June 22, 2021

On February 3rd, 2021, The Toa Nafasi Project participated in a parents’ meeting at Moshi Primary School.  The group was small, only 15 parents and caregivers attended along with the … Continue reading

Alumni Annals: Spotlight on Isack

June 20, 2021

We have a new entry in our series, Alumni Annals, which details the success of various students who were labeled “slow learners” when they started Grade One, passed through the … Continue reading

Parents’ Meeting at Magereza Primary School

June 20, 2021

On January 28th, 2021, staff members from The Toa Nafasi Project conducted an informational parents’ meeting at Magereza Primary School.  It was held in order to let families of new … Continue reading

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

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