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 The self-help group runs information campaigns on Girls' Rights and Child Health, and aims to overcome the outdated traditions of female circumcision and forced marriages within the Maasai community.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 By this means we aim to overcome outdated, illegal and violent traditions which cause so much harm to the girls.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

Food for the children at Tareto Maa

Food for the children at Tareto Maa
Photo from Progress Report 'Gifts for the children, strengthening our communications, and a severe food crisis' (view small | med | large | orig)

Tareto Maa cornfield spoiled by disease

Tareto Maa cornfield spoiled by disease
Photo from Progress Report 'Gifts for the children, strengthening our communications, and a severe food crisis' (view small | med | large | orig)

104 sweaters and some books for the children

104 sweaters and some books for the children
Photo from Progress Report 'Gifts for the children, strengthening our communications, and a severe food crisis' (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning for the exams

Learning for the exams
Photo from Progress Report 'Tareto Maa is growing and dedicated to development' (view small | med | large | orig)

Greetings from the Tareto Maa Center

Greetings from the Tareto Maa Center
Photo from Progress Report 'Tareto Maa is growing and dedicated to development' (view small | med | large | orig)
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