tag:compassion.com,2011-06-09:5-48719 Tanzania Updates 2011-06-09T18:46:00.21-06:00 Compassion International Head Above Water tag:compassion.com,2014-30-30:5-83794 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T21:30:05-06:00

When 9-year-old Nyabwiri and her family need to wash clothes, cook meals, or drink water, they can’t just turn on a faucet.

Pray for Robi tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81075 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for Tanzania Child Survival Program (CSP) mom Robi and her child, Frank, that they may be released from traditional ties that have indentured Robi to a woman in their village.

Pray for LDP Students in Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2014-02-01:5-81054 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-01T10:02:36-06:00

Pray for the 15 Leadership Development Program (LDP) students in Tanzania who are waiting for sponsors. Pray for all unsponsored LDP students around the world.

Pray for blessing on new Compassion programs in Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2014-25-01:5-79058 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-01T14:25:24-07:00

Pray for God’s blessing on the 15 new Compassion programs in Kigoma, Tanzania that are now registering children. Pray that these programs will minister to the community and touch many lives.

Advisory: Violence in Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2013-00-10:5-69533 2013-05-10T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-10T00:00:00-06:00

On May 5, 2013, a bomb exploded in a Roman Catholic church in the suburbs of Arusha, Tanzania.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Tanzania 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-19:5-66533 2013-04-19T00:00:00-06:00 2013-04-19T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in northern Tanzania on April 2, 2013.

Designer Compassion tag:compassion.com,2012-56-31:5-56427 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2012-05-31T14:56:29-06:00 Martha Anne Tudor, Photos by Andrew Huth

“I’d rather be driving a 16-year-old Ford truck and building water wells around the world than driving a car with monthly payments that could be sponsoring 10 kids,” says the business whiz and Nantucket Island notable, who’d rather be called humanitarian than successful.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2011-00-28:5-53010 2011-12-28T12:00:00-07:00 2011-12-28T12:00:00-07:00

Heavy rainfall has hit the area of Dar es Salaam on the Indian Ocean coast, resulting in flooding.

Advisory: Explosion in Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2011-00-18:5-33316 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-02-18T00:00:00-07:00
An explosion, reported to be an accident, erupted in the city of Dar es Salaam. No Compassion-assisted children have been directly affected.
Prayer Requests for Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2011-00-24:5-33683 2014-01-31T00:00:00-07:00 2011-01-24T00:00:00-07:00

Please pray for the children and families who were affected by the explosion that erupted in Dar es Salaam. Pray for the people who were evacuated to temporary shelters, that they may go back home soon.

AIDS Is Not the End of the Story tag:compassion.com,2010-00-21:5-33049 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-09-21T00:00:00-06:00 Charles E. Ngowi in Tanzania

When Mwajabu's husband suddenly died, she went looking for answers. She soon discovered that she and her daughter have HIV/AIDS. They both were in desperate need of intervention.

Abundant Love, Abundant Life tag:compassion.com,2009-00-01:5-33457 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2009-10-01T00:00:00-06:00 Charles E. Ngowi in Tanzania

Mwanidi did not let growing up in poverty without a father hold her back. With the support of her mother, Compassion and her sponsor she has risen above the hardships of life.

A Light in the Darkness tag:compassion.com,2008-00-09:5-33373 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-10-09T00:00:00-06:00 Brandy Campbell, with Charles E. Ngowi in Tanzania
After her husband was hit by a car, Esau's mother struggled to support her son. The desperation of poverty led him to begin stealing, but hope was revived with the help of a Compassion-assisted child development center.
Dancing with Life tag:compassion.com,2008-00-08:5-33024 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-09-08T00:00:00-06:00 By Brandy Campbell, with Charles E. Ngowi in Tanzania

Dealing with the loss of a job and an abandoned husband, Zainabu was unable to provide for her daughters. With the help of the church and Compassion they have been given opportunity for health, education, spiritual growth and a bright future.

Historic Milestone in Tanzania tag:compassion.com,2008-00-17:5-32578 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-04-17T00:00:00-06:00 Charles Ngowi in Tanzania
Compassion Tanzania registered its 50,000 child on Feb. 16, 2008. Let's see how the milestone was reached and also learn how the child registration process works.