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Hygiene building foundation and dorm in background Students look forward to living in the new dorm. Dorm interior with light from roof monitors. Completed dormitory!

Africa Schoolhouse

Org #12693
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
2007
year founded
$18,029
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
0
projects funded

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

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #1181441868
Organization Information
1158 26th Street #427
Santa Monica, CA 90403
United States
310-628-9725

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #1181441868

Project Reports

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Aug 6, 2019
Work Continues at the Milembe Dorm Compound!
The Africa Schoolhouse team is moving quickly through the construction of the girls’ dormitory compound at Milembe Secondary School! We are excited to report that we have completed the first...
May 9, 2019
First Dormitory is Nearly Complete!
We have almost completed the first dormitory at the Milembe Secondary School, thanks to your help! After breaking ground in late January, the Africa Schoolhouse team has moved swiftly through...
Feb 11, 2019
The first dorm at Milembe Secondary School!
We are excited to report that our team just broke ground on the first girls’ dormitory at Milembe Secondary School! Thank you for helping us make this happen!  A lot of work has gone on...
 
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