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  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). […]

On May 17th 55 supporters, staff, and volunteers gathered to taste wonderful wines, take in the amazing scenery, and toast the work of Africa Bridge. Owned by Denise and Scott Flora, the Native Flora Winery was an amazing backdrop for the event.  Situated on 33 acres on top a ridge the view of the Dundee […]

It was National Education Week in early April in the Mbeya Region of Tanzania where Africa Bridge operates. Africa Bridge was honored with a Certificate of Appreciation for its work in the region.  The certificate was presented by the Mbeya’s Regional Commissioner Abbas Kandoro and accepted by Medard Mwebesa, the Africa Bridge Most Vulnerable Children […]

As you may have heard, we’re so excited to begin work in a new ward — Lufingo. And we think it’s particularly neat that we’ll be able to share each step of the process with you! We hope this will provide you with some interesting insights into the work that occurs behind the scenes. Before […]