Educational inequality is a fact of life in Tanzania. Only Primary Education is mandatory, but from there, only 62% of children complete primary education nationwide. The statistics for rural education are even more staggering. That national student to teacher ratio is at 49:1; however, in village classrooms, those numbers are much worse. Our goal is to work within the existing educational framework to create sustainable options and pathways for all children. There is an understanding that national education standards cannot be changed, but students and teachers can be empowered to use available resources. For teachers, Mufindi Orphans and its partners provide a Kindergarten Village Outreach Program, and for students, we work in three sectors:

 

EDUCATION

​​Call us: Director

Cathy Knight

785.550.7565

​Find us: 

1109 Somerset Circle

Lawrence, KS 66049