The Mafiri team on site



Marcel has been with us since the beginning of our Project. He has taken over supervision of the construction activities on site, and takes care of administrative matters. Now, as director of the Orphanage, he is the first contact person for the authorities. He takes care of the concerns of our teachers and is involved in the daily routine. The Mafiri Farm is also managed by Marcel.

Marcel lives in Mafiri Village with his wife Angel and daughter Teresa. With a lot of passion and commitment, he is on site every day for us and the Mafiri Children.

Marcel graduated from Dar es Salaam University with a Masters in Economics in 2016. He is a board member of SBS.

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Portrait von Angela

Angela, Executive Headmatron

Angela is the leader of the Mafiri Mothers. She is a qualified nurse and obstetrician. Before her position at Mafiri Children Home, she worked in a hospital and in the pharmaceutical industry. Angela has a daughter with Marcel and volunteers to look after the health needs of her neighbours and their children.


Janeth, Mafiri-Mum

Janeth is herself a mother of 3 Children. She went to school and completed her training to become a teacher. Janeth is a loving woman who is a mother for the Mafir Childrenas well as for her own.


Mery, Mafiri-Mum

Mery is single. She has completed her training as a teacher. In addition, her training also specialised in teaching kindergarten children. For Mery it is important that the Children in the Mafiri Children’s Home not only receive a lot of love but also a good education.