Category Archives: Education

Food Forest makes Kids are Kings Nursery self-sustainable!

We are very excited that Kids are Kings nursery in Tanzania is now fully self-sustainable! Previously the nursery was not able to cover its running costs, but thanks to investment in sustainable agriculture training and a food forest at the school, the nursery is able to sustain itself. Kids are Kings Nursery was founded by Malaika Millinga…
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COCO’s First Shipping Container Leaves for Tanzania

Earlier this week, a team of dedicated volunteers packed a shipping container with furniture for a school in Tanzania. Thanks to the assistance of National Police Aid Convoys (NPAC) and donations from Cititec, COCO was able to fill a container to the brim. The container will leave the UK today and arrive in Dar Es…
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WAMATA – People in Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

WAMATA is an organisation established by members of the community living on the shores of Lake Nyasa (Lake Malawi). WAMATA aims to tackle the spread and impact of HIV/AIDS, which is particularly prevalent in the local area. The two main reasons for the high prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the local area are a lack of…
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“Orange you glad you helped”

A group of nine students at Macmillan Academy in Middlesborough set up a charity business making and selling orange juice in the canteen, calling themselves "Juice Factory - Orange you glad you helped."  The group managed to raise a fantastic £2000 for COCO - thank you! Entrepreneurship is one of the six elements of our Schools…
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