Welcome to EdPowerment, Inc.

Although we live in a globally connected world, we still can be disconnected from individuals born into radically different conditions than our own.  EdPowerment bridges this disconnect. EdPowerment enables us to go beyond our immediate orbit of family, friends and work to help those who must rely on true humanitarians to attain a satisfying life.

EdPowerment Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) public charity dedicated to enabling education for neglected teenagers and youth with special needs through grassroots, thoughtfully administered, hands-on programs in villages outside of Moshi, Tanzania. Our vibrant, integrated programs bring learning opportunities through three avenues:


Kilimahewa Educational Centre for local teens, most
often from broken homes, and
struggling adults
 who live in abject poverty, excluded from public & private education. 

Tomorrow’s Scholar-Leader Sponsorship Program for qualified teenagers, who have no resources, to access secondary through higher or vocational education in order to secure a career.

ACT (Autism Connects Tanzania) educational and advocacy outreach for the intellectually disabled and their families. NEWS!! ACT has just received Tanzanian NGO status under a new name, CATanzania (Connects Autism Tanzania). This will enable us to go deeper and wider in serving this population.

In addition, as funding allows, we target assistance to the community at large.  In 2014 EdPowerment funded new toilets to allow the Mary Bennett-Sambarai government primary school to keeps its doors open to 700 students. At the same time, we purchased large quantities of texts for a boarding school that our sponsored students attend to raise the level of learning for all students. 

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Make their story part of your story.
You can single-handedly change the prospects of a young person whose only desire is to learn.

 EIN # 27-2017667

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