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 The self-help group runs information campaigns on Girls' Rights and Child Health, and aims to overcome the outdated traditions of female circumcision and forced marriages within the Maasai community.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 By this means we aim to overcome outdated, illegal and violent traditions which cause so much harm to the girls.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 ...

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)

Distributing clothes that were donated to the kids

Distributing clothes that were donated to the kids
Photo from Progress Report 'Leap at a rare opportunity!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Our 6 Buffalo Bikes are still "in action"

Our 6 Buffalo Bikes are still "in action"
Photo from Progress Report 'Leap at a rare opportunity!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Starting our trip to Mount Pirrar

Starting our trip to Mount Pirrar
Photo from Progress Report 'Leap at a rare opportunity!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Dining Hall - Building the Roof

Dining Hall - Building the Roof
Photo from Progress Report 'Happy 5 Year Anniversary Tareto Maa!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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