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Donate online:

Click the button below to be re-directed to our Network for Good page. Here you can make a one-time donation or set up a recurring donation on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis.

Tenda Teachers Fundraiser
Now thru May 31, 2022 we are raising funds to train 100 teachers. If you would like to donate to this special campaign, please click on the link below!

Donate by mail:

Send a check made out to “Project Zawadi” to 253 Duke Street, Saint Paul, MN 55102.

The  Project Zawadi Mail In Donation Form can be printed out to accompany your check.

Make a Stock donation:

When you donate appreciated stock you avoid the Capital Gains Tax (up to 20%), and you are eligible to deduct the full value of the stock from your Adjusted Gross Income (up to the IRS-allowed amount).

If you wish to make a gift of stock, please click here for details: Making a Gift of Stock.

Important: Please notify Project Zawadi that a stock donation is forthcoming by emailing

New Giving Opportunities

Join the project zawadi Legacy Circle

The Legacy Circle is for supporters that have made a provision in their estate plans to support Project Zawadi’s mission long into the future.

Click the logo below to learn more.

Project Zawadi is a Thrivent Choice Organization

We are listed in Thrivent's online catalog. Members of Thrivent can make online personal donations through the catalog page and Thrivent will cover all processing fees.

Eligible members can also direct Thrivent Choice Dollars® to our organization thereby recommending that Thrivent provide additional funding to Project Zawadi. To learn more about Thrivent, visit their website.


What you can fund this year (2021/22):

Donations you make go to the General Fund and will support these and other initiatives broadly.

If you are interested in underwriting a specific effort, please contact Brian at Naming opportunities are available for donations that fund an entire initiative, school or unit.

  • Build water delivery systems at the four Model Schools ($10,000/school) - one school underwritten
  • Build nine (9) units of teacher housing at Busore and Kurusanga Primary Schools ($10,000/unit) - one (1) unit underwritten
  • Launch Year 3 of Tenda Teachers and reach 64 new teachers at 8 schools ($12,800)
  • One Additional Counselor for the Sponsorship Program ($8,000)
  • Build Food Storage and Kitchen Facilities at Model Schools ($6000/school) - initiative underwritten
  • Develop new teacher training videos for Tenda Teachers ($3,000)
  • English Bridge 6-week Program (Nov-Dec) serving 200 students at four schools ($2,500/school)
  • Provide Leadership Training to school and community stakeholders ($2,000/school) - two schools underwritten
  • Conduct four Girls Empowerment Camps ($700/camp) - initiative underwritten 
  • Provide textbooks to 21 primary school classrooms ($650/classroom) - 7 classrooms underwritten at Kurusanga
  • Expand the 2-year Apprenticeship Program ($300/year per student) - initiative underwritten for two years.


Frequent flyer miles

Frequent flyer miles make it possible for our staff and consultants to travel to Tanzania when necessary. If you would like to donate your frequent flyer miles to Project Zawadi, please contact Brianna at

Facebook Ad Credit

Employees of Facebook are able to designate ad credit to organizations of their choice. If you or anyone you know works at Facebook and would like to support Project Zawadi in this way, please contact Brianna at

Your time

We consider you and your time to be an invaluable resource. Please share our work with friends and family. Additionally, consider supporting us through volunteering your time and expertise. You can learn more about our volunteer opportunities here.

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