Xmas Appeal – Update4

Christmas Appeal update This year’s Christmas Appeal will have raised over £50,000 – very much a record! Our initial cautious target had been £30,000, but your generosity, coupled with incremental pledges from trustees, has put us into a much stronger position than we had believed possible. THANK YOU! So we are protected in continuing to […]

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Xmas Appeal – Update2

Christmas Appeal update It is an enormous pleasure to be able to write that our Appeal is going from strength to strength! After the first 6 days, we had raised £11,000 and now after 12 days, the total stands at £23,000. In addition, we have had a further significant trustee pledge such that we can […]

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Please support our children this Christmas

Malaika Kids UK exists solely to support Malaika Kids Tanzania through a negotiated budget. We look after those children who have been assigned to our care and support other children within their extended family. Coronavirus has had a devastating effect on our income. This year we have not been able to run the fundraising events […]

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Education and the Pandemic

The year started well with schooling, with all our children returning as normal on January 5 to their schools, apprenticeship courses and colleges. However, in March the coronavirus pandemic hit. The Tanzanian government was quick to close all educational establishments and they remained closed until June. We took the view that the virus was likely […]

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Malaika Kids and Coronavirus

In Tanzania, the number of confirmed cases has been low so far. The government, however, expects the country to follow the pattern of most other countries and has already closed every school. This means our Village is thronged with children all day, even those who might normally be boarding at secondary school, as well as […]

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Enabling a future for our RSP children

A huge thank you to everyone who donated and helped Malaika Kids achieve our Christmas Appeal target of £40,000. Our Relatives Support Programme is financially secure until the end of 2020! We currently have 82 children receiving the monthly food package, medical insurance and educational support (uniform, shoes, exercise books, etc). These children could not […]

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