Board of Trustees

The board of directors consists of 14 members, who meet at least quarterly to discuss the strategy and set up plans for the future of the centre. It should also evaluate the reports from the managing director as well as discuss possible suggestions from the teachers and other proposals. The board members are not paid for their time at the meetings. Any resident of Tanzania above the age of 18 and committed to the welfare of disadvantaged children is eligible to become a member of the board. Associate membership is possible for persons, firms and organizations from anywhere, provided that the prospective member is interested in the welfare of vulnerable children particularly in Tanzania, and committed to help fulfill the aims and objectives of the organization. Admission of all types of members shall be done by the executive committee and confirmed at the annual general meeting. evans

Current Members

  • Evans Melkion Tegete Title: Founder + Managing Director
  • Theobald B. Tryphone Title: Deputy Director (Post graduate in Education)
  • Robert Adam Mkane Title: Coordinator (Founder of Newi Tuition)
  • William Frank Chitanda Title: Chairperson (Accountant at Air Tanzania, master of ceremony)
  • Professor Mwajabu Possi Title: Assistant Chairperson (Professor at University of Dar es Salaam)
  • Mary Simon Ngowi Title: Treasurer (Quantity Surveyor at Office Webb Uronu & Partners ltd.)
  • Focus Mmari Title: Public relations officer (Journalist and public relations officer at Mzumbe University)
  • Florence Francis Title: Board member (Social worker and coordinator for TEN/MET)
  • Asha Ally Mbaruku Title: Board member – (Social worker at The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare)
  • Projectus Evarist Title: Board member (International artist and instructor)
  • Revocatus Edward Balashuha Title: Financial officer (Financial officer, Roots & Shoots)
  • Mectrida Boniface Kaijage Title: Board member (Law student at Tumaini University and beneficiary)
  • Samwel Charles Title: Board member (Student and Beneficiary)

Consultant Lawyers

  • Living Kimario Title: Advocate at Lawyer Partners Chamber
  • Mwajuma Kadilu Title: Teacher in Law at Mzumbe University