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Rainwater catchment cistern under construction. Detail of Dining Hall and Kitchen Dining Hall and Kitchen nearing completion. The girls can't wait to move into the dorm!

Africa Schoolhouse

Org #12693
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
2007
year founded
$20,328
raised on GlobalGiving
5
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
310-628-9725
Organization Information
1158 26th Street #427
Santa Monica, CA 90403
United States
310-628-9725

Project Reports

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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...
May 29, 2020
Milembe School Dormitory Compound Update
Thanks to your incredible help, the Africa Schoolhouse team has completed a dormitory for 50 girls, a hygiene building with sinks, showers, and composting latrines, and a house for a dorm...
Feb 3, 2020
Milembe Campus Update!
Africa Schoolhouse is excited that we have finished construction of the Hygiene Building at Milembe Secondary School. Thanks to your help and to our incredible collaborators, we are creating a truly...
 
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