MIKERE PRIMARY SCHOOL HAS NOW CLEAN DRINKING WATER

MIKERE PRIMARY SCHOOL HAS NOW CLEAN DRINKING WATER

Mikere Primary school is now enjoying a clean and safe water from the deep Solar water well constructed by African Reflections Foundationin collaboration with Drilling For Hope. While celebrating the launching of the well at Mikere Primary School, Njia Nne ward, in...
ARF FOUNDER IN GERMANY FOR BIOFACH TRADE FAIR

ARF FOUNDER IN GERMANY FOR BIOFACH TRADE FAIR

Hon. Maryvonne Pool, Founder of the African Reflections Foundation (ARF) is in Germany to attend BIOFACH – World’s Leading Trade Fair for Organic Food, taking place from 13 – 16 February 2019. ARF has taken a leading role in pioneering organic agriculture in Tanzania...

MAMNDI MKONGO SECONDARY SCHOOL GARDEN PROJECT

The development of the rural community comes from accessing clean water as an asset to influence sustainable farming projects. Mamndi Mkongo Secondary School garden project has been a successful ongoing project that resulted from a completed deepwater well drilled in...
ARF ends 2018 with wells projects Award

ARF ends 2018 with wells projects Award

What a delightful way to for ARF to end the year 2018 with good news. The Water Wells for Africa Club of  Nichols School in Albany, USA – one of our sponsors this year – were recently awarded a Humanitarian Project Award for their amazing efforts to raise...
Kizomla and Kizapala wells Projects –  Mkuranga

Kizomla and Kizapala wells Projects – Mkuranga

The day we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived and it was a glorious day. We were able to open 2 new solar powered water wells at the schools in Kizomla and Kizapala in Mukaranga. We strategically place the water wells on school campuses because of the...
Kizomla Primary School Well projects

Kizomla Primary School Well projects

Despite the rain delays, we arrived to the 2 school campuses, Kizomla Primary School and Kizapala Primary School where we would be opening the new solar wells the next day. We drew names to provide 20 students from each school to receive a chicken. The aim in giving...
GO after you GOALS

GO after you GOALS

Here at Village Heart with education being our main focus, we see the importance of children having a well-rounded school experience. We are continuously raising awareness of the disparities in which children in underdeveloped countries are faced with. Despite their...
Day One: Mkuranga

Day One: Mkuranga

My first full day in Tanzania was great. The team traveled an hour and a half from the center of Dar Es Salaam to Mkamba Kizapara School in Mkuranga District. As stated in a previous post, the flushing of the well was completed a few days ago. Although it was a...
Visiting Tanzania

Visiting Tanzania

Follow Me Hi guys! I am excited to share that I am just a few hours from leaving to Dar Es Salam from Dubai. It has been almost 2 years since my last time in Tanzania so needless to say I am quite excited. My plan is to land, rest a bit then hit the ground running...
Out with the old, In with the new

Out with the old, In with the new

  The Village Heart is proud to announce that we have just completed the 2nd phase of a well instillation for the Mkamba Kizapara Primary School. The second phase, also known as the flushing stage occurs after drilling. In order to provide a clean water source it is...
Left Behind: The Children

Left Behind: The Children

Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa with a total population of over 52 million people. Out of that 52 million, more than 23 million (44.2%) of people do not have access to clean drinking water. Over 44% of Tanzania’s population are youth, under the age of...