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Get Smart with Teacher Melchiat

Most of the Majengo children are either currently enrolled in, or at one point attended Mwalimu Anna’s English Medium School (MAEMS). This month Melchiat Muhandichi Mutsotso is our guest author. She began teaching at MAEMS in 2011 and currently teaches class 6 and class 7. She lives nearby in Mto Wa Mbu Village. Melchiat on… Read more

Testing Out our Green Thumbs in our New Garden!

We have been working hard to expand our garden at Majengo. We now have tomatoes and green leafy vegetables, that your mom always told you to eat! We will continue to expand and plant new vegetables and fruit as time goes on, and as the season allows. (When there is too much rain, the seeds… Read more

Mamas in the Brand New Kitchen!

Recently Completed Projects: WASH Project: We completed our WASH program, which involved the building of a brand new bathroom, a renovated kitchen and sinks for hand washing. These new facilities are encouraging hand washing among the children, and are helping to improve the quality of cleaning that is being done in the kitchen. Check out… Read more

Building Futures, one math problem at a time

Saturday Tutoring Program: After parent teacher interviews in January, the Education Committee (comprised of members in North America and Tanzania) determined the need for weekend tutoring. While the children are generally doing well in their classes, they require extra support in math and sciences. Thus, we hired a teacher from a local English school to… Read more

THE GIFT OF EDUCATION

This month, we are sharing stories from the ground at Majengo! The following two articles share the experiences of education sponsors who had the opportunity to meet their sponsor children. Paul & Bonnie McGraw – Sponsors since 2014 “In life, sometimes you have an experience that resonates long after the event is over, and without a… Read more