KYCC - HISTORY & GUIDELINES

  • Located in Karatu, Tanzania

  • Founded in 2013 as a CBO (Community Based Organization)

  • Approved in 2015 as an NGO (Non Governmental Organization)

  • KYCC Staff & Village authorities together choose participants

  • Residency in Karatu is required

  • Special consideration is given to orphans, disabled & poverty level

  • Sole sponsorship by KYCC (sponsorship by additional organizations not allowed)

OUR STAFF

Kilian Awaki

Director & Chair Person

When he was a child, Kilian lived in extreme poverty and was unable to attend school. As a result, in 2013 he founded KYCC so that all vulnerable children and adults would be able to access education and become self sufficient. He firmly believes, “Education Breaks the Cycle of Poverty.”

Pastor Philemon

Coordinator

Pastor Philemon is a source of encouragement, joy and hope to KYCC participants, their families, staff and the people of Karatu. He is the Pastor of Gethsemane Church in Nijapenda.

Cyril Placid

Director & General Secretary

As a child, Cyril dreamed of serving the most vulnerable in society -
orphans, widows and the disabled. He is delighted to be fulfilling his lifelong dream. Cyril earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Ruaha Catholic University and is working on a Master’s Degree in Education.

Melania Killian

Treasurer

Melania loves to interact and play with the children when they are outside enjoying fitness activities.

Melania earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the Institute of Accounting.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

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Healthy living through basic hygiene, nutritional meals, physical exercise, and the prevention of illness including HIV/AIDS and malaria

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Acquisition of the English language for the development of spoken and written communication skills

Environment-3

The importance of environmental education in order to protect water resources, endangered animals and the land for farming

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