MANDO ~ Matonyok Nomads Development Organization MANDO is a young, rapidly growing non-profit NGO addressing huge challenges in the southern Rift Valley of Kenya.
Its nomadic, pastoral Maasai people face such a severe drought that they are forced to become more agriculturally based.
Simien Mountains Mobile Medical Service asbl The aim of the Simien Mountains Mobile Medical Service is to deliver essential medical care at no cost to remote villages in the Simien Mountains of Ethiopia.
A qualified Ethiopian nurse with medical equipment and supplies will travel from village to village giving general medical care, providing health education and teaching basic first aid, as well as referring patients to specialists in the nearest hospital and providing follow up care.
This is a UK Registered Charity who aim to raise awareness about the plight of children living on the streets and in the slums in areas of urban and rural poverty in Kenya; and to raise money to support projects to meet their needs.
Volunteer Opportunities in Africa Volunteer 4 Africa is a non profit organisation that encourages people to support the work of voluntary organisations either directly or by providing aid in the form of equipment and supplies. If you are interested in volunteering and making a real difference next time you travel then you should visit this website first. You could also help by delivering supplies to a worthy cause.
The School of St Jude, Arusha, Tanzania “Fighting Poverty Through Education” In February 2002, Gemma Sisia (nee Rice) from Northern NSW in Australia, founded The School of St Jude in Arusha, Tanzania, East Africa, which offers high-quality education to the poorest of the poor.
It is only with thanks to generous sponsors, donors, supporters and international volunteers that St Jude’s can open its doors everyday and continue to fight poverty through education.