Month: January 2017

UMN Team Will Head to Karagwe

January 29, 2017

Meet the UMN Master of Development Practice team who will be on site in Karagwe in May/June 2017.  They are the team of Dr. Chris Johnstone and three UMN students who will assess community needs as ETI helps build Opportunity Centers in Tanzania. The team will be assisted by Ms. Rachel Kakulima of Karagwe. From May…

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Rural Opportunity Centers

January 22, 2017

Opportunity in rural Karagwe is growing. ETI has partnered to build a university and is now planning Rural Opportunity Centers to provide water, nutrition, health and education to the people of Karagwe. Opportunities are emerging and hope is palpable. As a partner, ETI helped build Karagwe University College. With KARUCO opening, ETI is now planning Rural Opportunity…

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There’s No “I” in SALT !

January 16, 2017

Why are Ella Dwyer, Chloe Craigie and Jenny Alfthan smiling? Because they are part of SALT – the Service Adventure Leadership Team at Crosby-Ironton High School and they are working on something bigger than themselves. What are they working on, you ask?  Well, as part of SALT, Ella, Chloe and Jenny have volunteered to solicit supplies…

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18,000 Books to KARUCO!

January 8, 2017

ETI and its partners are elated to announce that 18,000 books, needed for the accreditation and opening of Karagwe University College, will soon be on their way to Tanzania – thanks to ETI donors and partners.  Specific titles required for KARUCO’s agricultural curriculum will be sent through the nonprofit – Books for Africa (BFA)  and…

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