Author Archives: mnehring

The Dorm is Finished!

The girls’ dormitory is finished.  After three years since the project started, we have raised over $150,000 to build a dorm for 160 girls.  Furnished with 80 metal bunk beds and a sanitation block, which holds the school’s first flush toilets and running showers, we are proud of our achievement.  Having passed the Tanzanian Government inspection, the… Continue Reading

24 Hours Left

Only 24 hours left until the students leave Tanzania and we only need $700  to reach our goal of $4,000 to finish buying the materials for the dorm. Please help us reach this goal with your donation today. Bagamoyo was a successful outing!  We ended the day with dinner by the sea side hosted by… Continue Reading

Dinner with Justice Bwana

The students had the chance to have dinner with Tanzania Court of Appeals Justice Steven Bwana last night.  He was gracious to host us as his house for a wonderful meal.  The students enjoyed asking him questions and learning more about Tanzania’s government and politics. Today we are off to explore Bagamoyo, a historic slave trading… Continue Reading

Finish the Dorm Wing!

We are getting close to finishing the Form 6 wing of the dormitory. We want to raise $4000 in the next 5 days to buy the materials to finish the structure itself. Please be one of the friends and family members who can contribute $40 to help finish this wing. You can donate at www.tdsnfp.org… Continue Reading

The new dormitory

December 2011 Update: We are currently gathering contributions to buy these same beds for the other wing of the dormitory. Please consider making a contribution today. We got to see the new bunk beds yesterday.  In each room there are four new beautiful bunk beds. Outside of the new form five girls’ dormitory.  What a… Continue Reading