Life skills learning enables girls to take better control of their lives and to protect themselves from violence, intimidation, sexual harassement as well as learn about their bodies, family planning and HIV/AIDS.
After learning to sew, the Upendo group of women in Ilongero, Tanzania are making yoga mat bags, their first UK order.
A peer educator train-the-trainer programme for youth at Ilongero Secondary School
Training for women (and one man!) on how to build a rocket mud stove. These stoves are fuel efficient, smokeless and cheap to build.
Standing in the 8 acres of land allocated to the future training centre.
Our first hostel
They say a picture is worth a thousand words and we agree. All our pictures here and throughout the website are of the people from Ilongero and the surrounding villages. They are the people who are directly benefiting from your generosity. The majority of these pictures were taken by our volunteers and we are very grateful to them, not least because Annie and Gloria are pretty lousy photographers. Check back regularly for additions. Enjoy.