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From the ground to your doorstep

  Dear Friends, Africa Bridge is very sad to announce the death of one of its long-time Tanzania staff members, Medard Mwebesa. Medard died on April 1st of complications from malaria. He was just short of his 46th birthday. Medard leaves his wife Mrs. Anitha Mwebesa, and children Lisa (18), Michael (14), and Lucy (10). […]

Moda, a Portland-based health plan, generously donated hundreds of toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, and mouthwash to Africa Bridge.  The supplies were given to children in Kagwina Village, Lufingo Ward, in October 2014.  

Following completion of its cow co-operative project in Mpombo Ward, Africa Bridge has published a new technical note for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Africa Bridge implemented its cow co-ops as part of USAID’s IMARISHA program. IMARISHA, which means “strengthening” in Swahili, is a four-year program funded by USAID and the U.S. […]

Africa Bridge board member Oliver Muggli produced and directed a new video publicizing the great work that Africa Bridge does in Tanzania.