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Update from School of St. Jude’s: Parent Involvement

The School of St Jude started in 2002 with just three students in the Moshono area of Arusha, Northern Tanzania. How, then, did it grow to become one of Africa’s best and largest educational institutions of its kind, providing a free quality education to the poorest children in the region? Any way you look at it, parent involvement from the get-go is part of the answer. Most of St Jude’s parents have had limited education and some can feel uncomfortable in a school environment. But that never …

Day in the Life of a Boarder at The School of St Jude’s

ADS is a proud sponsor of The School of St. Jude. This photo essay outlines a day in the life of a St. Jude Boarder. We hope that you’ll help us spread the news about this charity-funded school that provides a free, high-quality primary and secondary education to the poorest and brightest children of Tanzania. Asante Sana! Every morning of the week, Peter and his classmates walk in single file along the dirt track from the boarding campus to the school. The path runs alongside fields …

Help Fund ‘Snapshot Serengeti’ – A Vital Wildlife Research Project

10 DAYS LEFT TO RAISE 33K! – Make a contribution to Save Snapshot Serengeti { HERE } At this very moment in Serengeti National Park, hundreds of cameras are automatically taking photographs day and night, in corners of the park where people almost never go. These are camera traps – remote, automatic cameras that take pictures of passing wildlife – and they take some of the most amazing, natural and important photos of the Serengeti’s animals. But their initial funding has run out, and they’re …