Tareto Maa Organization

Tareto Maa is a community based organization in rural Kenya. The self-help group runs information campaigns on Girls' Rights and Child Health, and aims to overcome the outdated traditions of female circumcision and forced marriages within the Maasai community. Tareto Maa offers a Relief Center for young girls in our community, who refuse to be mutilated and married without consent. By this means we aim to overcome outdated, illegal and violent traditions which cause so much harm to the girls. The group's work focuses on the region where we are seated: Kilgoris and the surrounding area in Transmara District. The local pastor is a member of the community project and acts as a contact person ...

Our new motorcycle

Our new motorcycle
Photo from Progress Report 'Holiday Season at Tareto Maa - Health Services and Education' (view small | med | large | orig)

Completing the dining hall

Completing the dining hall
Photo from Progress Report 'Holiday Season at Tareto Maa - Health Services and Education' (view small | med | large | orig)

Completing the dining hall

Completing the dining hall
Photo from Progress Report 'Holiday Season at Tareto Maa - Health Services and Education' (view small | med | large | orig)

Tareto Maa Center, Kenya

Tareto Maa Center, Kenya
Photo from Progress Report 'Holiday Season at Tareto Maa - Health Services and Education' (view small | med | large | orig)

Philippe, Sarah & some of the girls at Mt. Pirrar

Philippe, Sarah & some of the girls at Mt. Pirrar
Photo from Progress Report 'Leap at a rare opportunity!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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