Your sponsorship provides a student with educational materials, school and boarding uniforms, hot nutritious meals as well as a safe, clean living environment with reliable electricity and water – everything required for a successful education!
We provide a free, high-quality education that regularly ranks in the top 10% in Tanzania so students are equipped with the skills to become leaders in their communities. By sponsoring a student here at St Jude’s you can help break the cycle of poverty for them and their family through the gift of a high quality education!
Your generous donations keep us going, thank you!
Your gift enables The School of St Jude to continue our mission of fighting poverty through education. We aim to educate disadvantaged, bright students from the Arusha Region to become the future moral and intellectual leaders of Tanzania.
Your gift will help our deserving students reach the great height of their potential by providing a free, high-quality education, daily hot meals and much much more.
For 13 years we have been working towards this day - the day we commemorate our first Form 6 graduates leaving behind their school teachers, school books and school uniforms and heading into the world beyond the school gates. These proud young men and women will celebrate their graduation on Saturday, May 30, 2015, with […]
19-Nov-2014 As many of you will have heard, the Ebola virus has claimed more than 4,000 lives during the current epidemic in West Africa. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), nearly 9,000 people have been infected during the outbreak. Even though the outbreak has only affected three countries out of 54, Arusha and the whole […]
One of our wonderful supporters Raymond McLaren played a huge part in helping St Jude’s get off the ground. Raymond headed out to the school in 2003 and helped the fundis (tradespeople) to install some water tanks to collect drinking water as well as assisting with the guttering at the back of what is now […]
As the country celebrates National Volunteer Week, Australian volunteers are making a big difference in Tanzania by working at one of Africa’s largest non-profits’, The School of St Jude, which is fighting poverty through education. In 2010, Melbourne resident Paula Selway decided to leave the comforts of home behind to begin a long-term volunteering stint […]
Here are the top 10 reasons to join The School of St Jude's Ultimate Kilimanjaro Challenge. 1. To have a strong excuse to get off the couch, get moving, and get in shape. 2. To stop putting off your dream of going to Africa. 3. To stand atop Africa's highest mountain, take in heart-stopping views […]