Feed 600 Children School Lunch in Tanzania

May 11, 2011

Thank you for feeding 750 students at Losinoni!

Kitchen at Losinoni Primary School
Kitchen at Losinoni Primary School

Dear friends,

Tomorrow morning, I will be leaving for my annual visit to Tanzania. During my six weeks there, I will be visiting several of AfricAid's partner schools, all of which are doing important work to support education in this East African nation. I couldn't be more excited to see how our students have grown in confidence and leadership over the past year.

AfricAid is continuing to provide a daily school lunch for 750 students at Losinoni Primary School.  We couldn't do this without your support! We will be leading a group of 11 people to stay for several days at Losinoni village in just a few weeks and while there, we will receive a report from the school leadership about the ongoing impact of the program. At last year's annual meeting, we learned that attendance had increased by 30% at the school since starting the school lunch program, and that transition rates from Losinoni to secondary school have jumped from 20% to 98% at the same time. By the time we write next to you, we hope that we have even more exciting information to share about the program!

I have attached a photo from Losinoni, below. I hope that the smile of this woman in Losinoni's kitchen helps to convey just how needed and appreciated your support is!

All my best,

Ashley Shuyler


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AfricAid, Inc.

Denver, CO, United States

Project Leader

Maria Galter

Executive Director
Denver, CO United States

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