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Completed Chicken Coop funded by Vodacom

Here are a few shots of the fully completed Chicken Coop for Rafiki Child Care Center funded by the Vodacom Foundation. Orphans Foundation Fund is truly please with the quality and functionality of the structure and hope that it provides … Continue reading

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Vocational University Plans

Orphans Foundation Fund has made conceptual architectural plans for the Vocational University for orphans and vulnerable children. What we want to build would distinguish itself by it’s name, design, educational training system, equipment, teachers, and international support so that youth … Continue reading

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First of many harvests

The Rafiki Farm is golden brown with this past season’s crop of Safflower Cartamo. The drought resistant plant yields over 70% oil which is used for cooking. It will be sold to partially cover operating expenses of Rafiki Child Care … Continue reading

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Bike Donation to the Muslim Community Leaders

On Oct 15th 2010 Orphans Foundation Fund, though generous donors, gave leaders some bicycles at the conclusion of the water project installation at the Islamic community center in Mererani in Tanzania. Water is life, and responsible leadership are foundations to … Continue reading

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Population Growth and Climate Change

Orphans Foundation Fund was recently invited to the Regional Conference on Population Growth and Climate Change in Uganda. We were asked also to represent CAN (Climate Action Network)-Tanzania during the conference which took place Sept 13th and 14th. Gosberth Baitwa, … Continue reading

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Highlights of the Street Children Project

It is now 18months since the Orphans Foundation Fund / CORAID Street children project kicked off. The project has registered great great measurable and sustainable results. To date, nearly 100 former street young adults girls and boys have had their … Continue reading

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Cooking students

We are now well into the 2nd year of the Orphans Foundation Fund / CORDAID street children project. Here are the cooking students with their new uniforms and aprons ready to enter the various kitchens in which they will do … Continue reading

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Rafiki Farming Project

Rafiki Child Care Center has been for some time now looking for ways to become sustainable. The first idea was to become a clean water distribution point for the town of Mererani, but after further consideration it wasn’t as needed … Continue reading

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The Water Solution for Merelani

The Orphans Foundation Fund Water and Sanitation Project for the Muslim community in Merelani¬† is coming along well. Water Solutions, who was contracted to do the technical aspect of the installation, will complete the installation of the water tank and … Continue reading

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New Recruits for the Street Children Project

With the successful completion of the first year of the Orphans Foundation Fund / CORDAID Street Children Project we have set out with the new recruitment for this year. After the long and careful process of meeting with the children … Continue reading

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