A lack of education and lack of access to decent health care are leading causes of poverty in the developing world. Hardly a day goes by when we do not hear stories of disease, poverty, danger, famine, and other struggles facing nearly every African country.
The Tumaini Foundation – with your help – is working to bring decent healthcare to families in the Ivory Coast and educational opportunities to children in Tanzania.
Ivory Coast: Saving lives through better health
Widespread poverty, hunger, and a lack of sanitation bring an array of deadly and debilitating diseases to the children and families in villages surrounding N’Gatta-Doloukro, Ivory Coast. Access to healthcare is limited and quality of care is often poor. Now, residents face new threats from Ebola...
On a dusty playground in small village of Kimisa in far northwest Tanzania, a gaggle of four- to six-year-olds in matching uniforms burn off steam after a morning of lessons kicking an empty plastic bottle around like a soccer ball. In the background…Read more
For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with
virtue, and virtue with knowledge.
2 Peter 1:5
Tumaini Covered by WCIA
Read the news clip about Tumaini's work from the January 11th nightly news:
Tumaini in the News Gazette
Read about our work in a January 10th News Gazette story here: