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One Child

One Education

One Future



During a philanthropic trip to Kenya in 2013 we learned that in Kenya, like other developing countries, secondary education is not freely available to all.   As a result, many disadvantaged children don’t have the opportunity to complete their schooling because they simply don’t have the money to pay for it.   After learning this and seeing first hand the thirst for education in the children we worked with on the trip, we decided we had to do something to help…and Moja Tu  was born and formed as a 501(c)(3) organization.

 

At Moja Tu, which means “Just One” in Swahili, we believe that without access to education these children miss out on the foundation they need to better provide for their families and move out of poverty. Education is the cornerstone for their future, but they also need our support and encouragement to succeed. That is why our mission is to not only provide these children with access to education but to also support them through a one-on-one relationship with their sponsor. We foster this relationship through not only letters but also with quarterly video conferences where you can talk to the child whose life you're changing. Moja Tu feels this mentorship component of the sponsorship offers students a higher opportunity to succeed in their studies and realize their dreams.

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Back to School Campaign

Interested in supporting a student with education but not ready to commit for a full sponsorship? Help us send our students back to school through our Back to School Campaign. Make a one time donation and help us pay for school fees to get these students sent back to school. It’s common for students to be sent home from school due to lack of school fees and our mission is to get as many students as we can back to school pursuing their education. Will you help one of these deserving students to get back to school? "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." ~ Nelson Mandela




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Uniform Campaign

Our goal is to raise enough money to provide 80 students with uniforms, outfitting 1 student head to toe is $50. Every year, we travel to Kenya and present students in Children's Homes with new uniforms. We want to ensure that aside from getting an education, they have a new uniform and shoes to help them in their journey. Many of these kids have a hand me down uniform, sweater with holes in it, shoes that no longer fit or maybe even no shoes at all. These students deserve to feel proud and confident in themselves as they enter into a classroom. Help make these students feel worthy of the education that they are receiving.




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Just One Campaign

Start your Just One Campaign on behalf of Moja Tu to sponsor a student of your choice, fund uniforms, fund nature day or career day, etc. You can use your imagination to create your Just One Campaign for your birthday, holiday or wedding.


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Volunteer

Even a small amount of time volunteered to Moja Tu can make a lasting impression on a child, and there are so many ways you can participate. Through our volunteer program you can:

  1. Write letters to the children to offer encouragement as they continue their studies
  2. Participate in our quarterly video conferences.
  3. Help out at an event

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Corporate Sponsors

Our corporate partners enable Moja Tu to reach more students and empower them through education. They enable us to continue to grow and make a larger impact in the communities we work in. To learn more about becoming a corporate partner contact us at info@mojatu.org. Current corporate partner opportunities are available for our upcoming November 12th Dinner.





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Primary Sponsorship

Sponsorship is $600/year and can be made with a recurring monthly donation of $50 to support a Primary School Child. Sponsorship includes uniforms, school supplies, room and board, food, transportation, school fees, etc. If you would like your sponsorship to go towards a specific child profiled, please Send us the child’s name and we’ll set up your sponsorship.

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Secondary Sponsorship

Sponsorship is $900/year and can be made with a a recurring monthly donation of $75 to support a Secondary School Child. Sponsorship includes uniforms, school supplies, room and board, food, transportation, school fees, etc. If you would like your sponsorship to go towards a specific child profiled, please Send us the child’s name and we’ll set up your sponsorship.

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University Sponsorship

Sponsorship is $1800/year and can be made with a recurring monthly donation of $150 to support a university student. Sponsorship includes university school fees, school supplies, room and board, food, transportation, budget for clothing, etc. If you would like your sponsorship to go towards a specific student profiled, please Send us the student’s name and we’ll set up your sponsorship.

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MojaTu, 2900 W. Anderson Ln.
C-200 #219, Austin, Texas 78757

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