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ETI Donors Make it Happen

January 26, 2021

Since inception ETI donors have contributed over $908,000 in cash and gifts, and over $2.8 Million in professional expertise. Loyal donors and professionals have helped make it happen.

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Our Approach to Alleviate Poverty

January 24, 2021

1. LISTEN. The people of Karagwe are empowered and know what they need to be free from poverty. Listening to them sounds basic but is critical as the first step for success. Well-intentioned people parachuting in with ‘solutions’ does not work because solutions are ‘owned by outsiders’, miss key components and are generally not sustainable.…

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Moving Forward with ETI

December 16, 2020

The ETI December Newsletter NEED A QUICK GLIMPSE IN 4 BULLET POINTS?KARUCO Celebrates its FIRST COHORT OF GRADUATESETI GIVE DAY launches best End-of-Year Giving in our HistoryBE DESIGN renderings for Pineapple Juice Processing PlantTis the Season: The Facets of Giving  CLICK HERE TO GIVENOT A DRY EYENovember 21, 2020.  Tears of joy were shed as the first cohort of KARUCO…

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KARUCO’s 1st Graduates

November 23, 2020

There’s only one first. And these young women and men are the first graduates of Karagwe University College – KARUCO. In 2010, there was a grassy hill. In 2012, was groundbreaking. In 2017 was the dedication and inauguration. KARUCO enrolled its first cohort in 2018. November 21, 2020 was the first graduation. Hongera sana! Hearty…

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Case Statement: Juice for the Future

October 21, 2020

HELP ETI BUILD A PINEAPPLE JUICE PROCESSING PLANT IN KARAGWE The time is now to lift up an entire community! The 450,000 residents in Karagwe, Tanzania earn less than $1.25 per day. Educate Tanzania Inc (ETI) and her partner – the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania, Karagwe Diocese (KAD) are changing that through the successful…

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August 30, 2020

ETI and KAD are working tirelessly along with Bruce Engel of BE Design (architects) to bring about and establish a solid food processing plant in Karagwe. Tune in to the infographic to see the steps that will take place once the plant is established. Click DONATE on any page to be an even larger part…

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Your Son Goes to School. Does Your Daughter?

August 24, 2020

Your son gets to go to school but your daughter cannot. She cares for siblings, fetches water, runs errands and helps cook. ETI is solving the gender disparity in Tanzania by improving access to education. We’ve done this with KARUCO – Karagwe University College. Research data from the University of Minnesota (Johnstone) show that young…

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August 16, 2020

KARUCO RE-OPENS TO 40 STUDENTSLike many schools during the spring of 2020, KARUCO announced that it would be temporarily closing its doors as a precautionary measure to help reduce the incidence of COVID-19. Administrators sent students back to their homes to shelter in place. KARUCO staff and administrators stayed in communication with each other, and…

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Mark the Date

July 20, 2020
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The Latest from ETI

June 19, 2020

Lift Up an Entire Community 1. KARAGWE DIOCESE CURBS COVID-19KAD – The Tanzanian Partner of ETI, serves 600,000 persons in Karagwe – no matter what tribe, religion, income or background they hold. The Karagwe Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (KAD), has amazed us with its immediate and effective response to the global pandemic as…

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