About Us

 

ON A MISSION TO SEE HOLISTIC TRANSFORMATION OF MOST VULNERABLE CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN TANZANIA

Our Story

Jitambue Kwanza Development Organization is an organization founded to help most vulnerable children (children with special needs) empower youth and transform community from abuse, exploitation, ignorance, disease and poverty by creating a conducive environment for access to education, healthcare, ,basic needs, employment and provide equal access for all to participate in development activities. The organization is based in Arusha slums and due to the many challenges facing vulnerable children and street youth such as lack the good education, protection, skills, knowledge and employment leading many of them to engage in misconduct like drug abuse, prostitution, theft and other acts that endanger the future of young people. Unemployment and child abuse is one of the challenges facing many youths and children in Tanzania many children have been abused physically, emotionally, sexually, mentally, and they fail to continue their education because of early pregnancy, trauma, failure to enjoy their childhood, disability and failure to fulfill their dreams .

PROJECTS

To bring holistic transformation, welfare and development of the most vulnerable children and youth so as to pave the path for their future success.

JITAMBUE COMMUNITY CENTER

Is a free and safe place for vulnerable children and youth (It’s not orphanage center) they just come and go back to their families. Jitambue Kwanza is working hard to reduce over reliance on orphanages 

JITAMBUE CLUBS

hrough (Friend of my dream) project we provide different life skills trainings, educational counselling and motivational talks we have established 20 life skills clubs called “Jitambue Clubs” in primary and secondary schools in Arusha city. 

Youth and Women in Economic Empowerment (YAWEE)

We encourage entrepreneurship mindset to youth but drug abuse and alcoholism, laziness is yet another negative consequence of youth unemployment in Tanzania

JITAMBUE CAFE

This is a platform where children, teenagers and parents ,police, teacher, doctor, lawyer, religious leader, social worker, businessman, specialist, community leader, journalist, activist and stakeholders who are involved with children and teenagers meet together 

 MITAA SALAMA

Helping the children and youth to fully identify and develop their talent, be innovative and creative. In English this project called “Safe Streets” (Stop Drugs, Stop Abuse, Save new generation

 ART CONNECT IN ARUSHA

Through Art Connect in Arusha Project we are running art education program (drawing, creativity, music, poetry, dance, drama) in schools primary, secondary at the centers also in the streets within Arusha city.

SUPPORT CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS IN TANZANIA

Children with disabilities or special needs are particular vulnerable so they need safe adult to advocate for their best interest and rights. Children with special needs are special kids and God made them in a unique way, they are gifted and talented

YOUR PRAYER,MONEY,EXPERIENCE,ADVICE KNOWLEDGE IS MATTER FOR US

As an organization we are passionate and committed enough to bringing a light of hope to children and young people.We ask for your help in achieving this goal you can donate Money,experience,advice,knowledge and any kind of help that you see fit for us . ASANTE SANA

Our Vision & Mission

Vision Statement:

To see most vulnerable children and youth in community are protected, educated, empowered, transformed and living free from abuse, exploitation, ignorance, poverty and disease.

Mission Statement:

To create a conducive environment for access to education,health,employment and provide equal access for all to participate in development activities.

Our Core Values

Passion and commitment

Integrity and Character Development

Transparency and accountability

Knowledge and Creativity

Partnership and Voluntarism

Gender equity and equality

 

Yoth Saved

Children Saved

Training

Ward

Your Donations Make a HUGE Impact

2015

  • Campaigns 43%
  • Research & Development 10%
  • Management 6%
  • Organization Growth 3%

2016

  • Campaigns 50%
  • Research & Development 12%
  • Management 10%
  • Organization Growth 5%

2017

  • Campaigns 75%
  • Research & Development 30%
  • Management 10%
  • Organization Growth 8%

2018

  • Campaigns 77%
  • Research & Development 36%
  • Management 14%
  • Organization Growth 10%

THE MAIN OBJECTIVE 

To bring holistic transformation, welfare and development of the most vulnerable children and youth so as to pave the path for their future success.

Head Ofiice

Arusha

Slum Area

Open Everyday 8am-5pm

 

Contact Us

P.O.Box 1828

Arusha, Tanzania, East Africa

+255  714 279 000

+255  683 279 000

info@jitambuekwanza.org

elinaja.lyimo@gmail.com

 

 

JITAMBUE KWANZA DEVELOPMENT  ORGANIZATION | All Rights Reserved | Designed by JAMES NDELIMO | Email: jndelimo@gmail.com 

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