Shukuru helps girls invest in their own education.

High school is the road less traveled for a girl in Africa.

An Unexpected Gift

I had my first week back in Moshi, Tanzania after nearly 3 years. This small, dusty urban town has an energy that belies its size with cab drivers honking, bus attendants vying for customers, and curio shop owners calling out to foreigners. It’s been great walking about while being recognized and welcomed by my local friends, especially after so much … more

New Year. Big News.

Well, it’s nearly a new year but we couldn’t wait to share our exciting scoop! Shukuru has been hard at work and is preparing to launch a revolutionary pilot program that will help disadvantaged girls in Tanzania to earn and save money to pay for their secondary schooling. We’re thrilled to be gearing up for our June 2012 launch and … more

Twitter Updates

A statement from our founder regarding the next step forward for Shukuru…
R friend, Dr. Trent inspires our dreams. Her new bk- a must read, The Girl Who Buried Her Dreams in A Can. Buy now:
Thanks @Redwoods1 for your donation and your support. Its always nice to meet more people that believe in what we are trying to do...
It was an amazing two day workshop. The girls learnt so much. Go to our Facebook to see more photos of the two days.
Our girls just completed a Sexual & Reproductive Health workshop with NAFGEM. Go to Facebook to see more photos.
Another sale for 3 of our girls and another happy customer. They manage the sale and the paperwork. A great day.
A new flock of chicks have been delivered to some of our Shukuru girls. Look at those smiling faces..

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