Desks for Schools

Students, get to your desk! Imagine going to elementary school and sitting on the concrete floor all day. Until this year, the majority of classrooms in the three Chamwino primary schools had no desks. The major shortage of desks has driven parents to advocate for a better learning environment for their children. In doing so, the community … More Desks for Schools

WorldReader Annual Report

Below is a snippet from Maurice Mkhotya’s (WorldReader Project Manager) Annual Report on the e-reader program in the Chamwino Secondary School. ANNUAL REPORT 2015 The Worldreader Project was launched in July 2014 in Chamwino Secondary School in the School library. The main objective of the Project was to help building the reading culture of the … More WorldReader Annual Report

One Day’s Wages to Partner in Food Relief

We are excited to share that we are partnering with One Day’s Wages (ODW) to meet our goal of raising $10,000 in our food relief campaign!  ODW has agreed to match all donations made through their website (up to $5,000):  Here’s a link to donate: https://www.onedayswages.org/donate/org/emergency-food-aid-tanzania-chamwino-connect One Day’s Wages funds projects on the ground to … More One Day’s Wages to Partner in Food Relief

Our fundraiser was a success!

Our Fall Fundraiser was a huge success, raising over $5000 to support education in Chamwino, Tanzania. If you weren’t able to attend, but would still like to support us, please get in touch or donate online. We are offering our monthly donors of $50/month or more a framed photograph from a local photographer.

The Power of Ngoma

Music is an influential educational tool in Chamwino. Music, dance, and art are used to teach values, identity, morals, and history of their culture to the youth. CC partners with the local non-profit Chamwino Arts Centre to support their cause to preserve and promote traditional Ngoma as a focus for identity, education and successful transition to a modern world.

Worldreader Program

CC has teamed up with Worldreader to provide books and reading materials for the Secondary School Library.  With support from donors and in partnership with Worldreader, 75 e-readers have been provided to the library. The library is used daily by students and community members in the Chamwino.