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Category: Vulnerable Children

MEET MAMA SHALE Mama Shale lives deep in the southwest region of Tanzanian, Africa. She has been a participant in the Africa Bridge dairy cooperative program since 2008. Prior to getting involved with the Africa Bridge dairy co-op program, Mama Shale was barely making ends meet through subsistent farming. She was only growing enough food […]

It has been a busy few months this year, but we’re happy to report that it has paid off and progress has been made! Here are some updates from Mpombo ward. As a quick reminder, Africa Bridge is working in five villages here. The ward has an estimated total population of 7,613 and is made […]

Coming together to make a difference We’ve started our work in the Lufingo ward, located in the Rungwe district of the Mbeya Region in SW Tanzania. Our Tanzanian field crew invited representatives from all seven villages of Lufingo to a 3-day meeting. More than 100 men, women, and children came together to decide how they […]

Find out what youth think about social welfare of children in Tanzania. Here’s an interesting article about young people from all over Tanzania voicing positive ideas on how the government can better work towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals. What a great way to get children actively involved in creating a better future for Tanzania! I bet there were  many future […]