Fruitful Visit

JRO – Kilimanjaro airport in Arusha, Tanzania. Am waiting to check in at the airport and then off I go….home on Dec. 20. I feel like I’ve been here for 10 months not 10 days 🙂 I had several meetings with Tanzanian government officials and they are...

U.S. Embassy in Tanzania

This is the certificate which the U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania presented to me and Justin Joseph, the headmaster at Banjika, at the Embassy’s Check Presentation Ceremony yesterday. It says: “U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam U.S. Ambassador’sSelf Help...

Back in Dar

The excitement is starting early. I’ve been invited to a party tonight. A friend’s mother is a Tanzanian politician who was recently appointed Deputy Minister for one of the Ministries. The family is celebrating her new status with the government and also...