Matrons' house View toward the Matron House from the Dining Hall. Girls in the classroom. The Dining Hall and Kitchen at night.

Africa Schoolhouse

Org #12693
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
2007
year founded
$22,821
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Africa Schoolhouse (ASH) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing quality education, medical care, job training and clean water to rural villages in Northern Tanzania. In order to achieve these goals, ASH works in partnership with communities and the local government to build desperately needed schools, deep wells and medical clinics, creating an environment that enables residents to live full, productive and healthy lives. ASH was founded in 2006 after village elders from Ntyula, Tanzania approached founder Dr. Aimee Bessire with the idea of building a school for their children and a medical clinic for the entire community. Dr. Bessire, who has a decades long relatio... read more

Project Leaders
Jane Oppenheimer
Jane Oppenheimer
Jane Oppenheimer
Jane Oppenheimer
Carol Ann Emquies
Carol Ann Emquies
Aimee Bessire
Aimee Bessire
Organization Information
1158 26th Street #427
Santa Monica, CA 90403
United States
207-653-6136
Organization Information
1158 26th Street #427
Santa Monica, CA 90403
United States
207-653-6136

Project Reports

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May 20, 2021
Milembe Dormitory Compound Complete!
We did it!!! With your support, the Africa Schoolhouse team has completed the dormitory compound at Milembe Secondary School! Three weeks ago, girls moved into the dormitory and are now living in...
Jan 25, 2021
Construction Complete at the Girls' Dorm Compound!
We are so excited to share the news with you— we are completing the last details on the Milembe Secondary School Dormitory Compound! Thanks to your generous support, the Africa...
Sep 24, 2020
Milembe Dining Hall and Kitchen are almost complete!
We have so much to share! Thanks to your support, we have accomplished a great deal since our last news update. The Africa Schoolhouse team is currently finishing the Dining Hall and Kitchen at the...
 
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