Shelter in Place

March 19, 2020

Shelter in place means “to seek safety within the building one already occupies, rather than to evacuate the area or seek a community emergency shelter.  Residents should select a small, interior … Continue reading

This Is a Test. This Is Only a Test.

March 19, 2020

Americans reading this will recognize this phrase from the Emergency Broadcast System, established to provide the President of the United States with an expeditious method of communicating with the American … Continue reading

Kili Marathon and IWD Day 2020

March 15, 2020

Hi everyone.  I know things are crazy right now, so I won’t mince words and rather just let these shots taken by our resident paparazzo, Ema, do the talking for … Continue reading

Generation Equality

March 7, 2020

It is said that a successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at her.  Nowhere is this more true than in … Continue reading

Run for Your Life

March 1, 2020

Legendary African American sprinter, Jesse Owens, who achieved both international fame as well as four gold medals at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin once said, “The battles that count aren’t … Continue reading

Shaurimoyo Primary School – Parents Meeting

March 1, 2020

I am pleased to share some notes from another parents meeting recently conducted, this time at Shaurimoyo Primary School in Majengo Ward, Moshi Municipality, Kilimanjaro Region. As of this date, … Continue reading

Angaza Means “To Brighten”

February 27, 2020

So, I think you guys will remember from this blog post late last year that we made a friend on Twitter, Kristin Wiens, a Special Education Curriculum Coordinator in Canada who … Continue reading

World Disability Day 2019

February 26, 2020

Greetings dear readers, and my deepest apologies for the loooong delay in posting.  It’s been a busy time for The Toa Nafasi Project as well as for me personally and … Continue reading

Parental Guidance

February 14, 2020

Parents meetings continue apace in Moshi, and I believe we have completed the exercise at 9 out of 11 schools at this point.  Remember that we conduct these get-togethers concurrently … Continue reading

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