Archive Causes

Scholarship

Zuberi's dream is becoming a doctor and help his fellow countrymen. He finished Katumbi Primary School as one of the best students and then attented Bungwa Secondary School, as a boarding student. Zuberi was supported by donations in order to pay his school fees. When those suddenly stopped he feared to not be able to continue. Through the Nomad Trust we learned about Zuberi and...
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Nteme Primary School

The Katumbi Primary School has not enough capacity for the 1218 pupils that currently are attending class and the classrooms are crowded with up to 200 pupils, sometimes even more. It is a difficult learning environment and the quality of education suffers a lot. Katumbi is a wide spread village and some pupils have to walk up to an hour to get to school. We...
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A Meal A Day

In Katumbi there are two kindergartens, one close to the Katumbi Primary School and a second one in the Nteme district where we are currently building a Primary School. The first kindergarten is supported by our partner Nomad Trust, the kindergarten in Nteme through our funds. Since we started the program there, the number of pupils has doubled. The fact that their children get a...
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Computer Lab

To keep up with the world of technology it is important for children to become familiar with the use of computers. When we started our projects in Katumbi, the fundament for a computer lab had been built and the school had received a donation of six laptops. Unfortunately, there were no more funds to continue the project. We were very happy to be able to...
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Clean Drinking Water

Provision of water to Primary School and Clinic This school is attended by 1200 pupils. As no running water is available throughout the village, people draw water from Lake Tanganyika, a full 2 km away from school, and a laborious walk for those children who are nominated to fetch water in buckets for the school that day. During this time, children don’t only struggle to...
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School uniforms

School uniforms School uniforms are compulsory in Tanzania. We support those families who are unable to afford school uniforms for their children and therefore are denied the opportunity of an education. School uniforms are ordered at the Katumbi Village tailor and therefore support the local economy as well as sustainability of our project. Only € 10 will provide a full school uniform including shoes for...
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School furniture

School furniture The classrooms of Katumbi Primary School are not equipped with enough furniture to seat the children attending class. Many children sit on the floor throughout the day. First donations received have already paid for 125 chairs and tables, produced by the local carpenters in the village from the materials provided by our local partners. A donation of € 50 will ensure children can...
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School books

School books There is a constant need for school books for the 1200 children attending Katumbi Primary School. Tanzania’s government only provides books for a quarter of the children attending school. Our aim is to provide sufficient books to enable each child to share! With a donation of € 50 you will provide twenty school books. Donate now Please donate now
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Katumbi Clinic

Katumbi Clinic The current Katumbi clinic is not fit for purpose to support the nearly 4000 inhabitants of Katumbi village. Nurse Elisabeth struggles to support her patients due to lack of available medical equipment, poor provision of treatment rooms and restricted availability of medication. Due to the lack of infrastructure and local transport, the only ability to move patients is by the dilapidated village boat,...
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