Hope is the parent of faith.

- C. A. Bartol


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About the challenges to health in Africa:


Buruli Ulcer

Lather Against Ebola

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI)


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...

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Tanzania: Better living through education

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…

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For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with

virtue, and virtue with knowledge.

2 Peter 1:5