Charity information

Umoja

The Umoja Centre is a youth empowerment and development organisation located in the city of Arusha, Tanzania. We administer a free holistic education and support program specifically designed for disadvantaged young adults who have fallen out of the formal education system.

Founded 2009

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to educate and empower young people in Tanzania, enabling them to develop the knowledge and skills needed to create positive change for themselves and the wider community.

  • Aims

    Umoja aims to:

    • To offer quality educational opportunities to disadvantaged young people
    • To provide for the welfare needs of young people enrolled in the Umoja program.
    • To support dedicated and talented Umoja students to continue with higher education.
    • To inspire young people enrolled in the Umoja program to take responsibility and be self-reliant.
    • To encourage Umoja students to be leaders for positive change within their communities and the wider society.
  • Overview

    Established: April 2009

    Registered Charity Number: 1136792

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 9

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 3

    Phone number: +255 0783009332

    Address: 58 Gough Way Cambridge UK CB3 9LN

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