Our partners work close to some of the most spectacular travel destinations on earth. After a week of hard service work, students can enjoy a variety of opportunities for well-earned discovery. Explore the ancient city of Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Hike the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Take a ride on the bamboo train in Battambang, Cambodia. Go on a wildlife game drive in Uganda. Relax on the pristine beaches of the Swahili coast. Endless opportunities await!
Kikondo – WamukisaWamukisa Support Organization has been working in Kikondo, Uganda since 2014. Wamukisa is currently working to improve water access so that families can begin nourishing their soil and growing vegetables for improved health and income.
Utete – KCM Success GroupKCM was started in the village of Kindwitwi in Rufiji, Tanzania in 2013. Prior to working with KCM, Better Lives supported improvements to local water supply infrastructure. Now the group grows vegetables to supply daily breakfast for kindergarten students, builds organic vegetable gardens and helps families qualify for micro-loans.
Mt. Kilimanjaro – Lishe Bora Garden ShopLishe Bora has been working on the eastern slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro since 2013. The organization is helping families start their own organic vegetable gardens to improve food security and income generation for families.
Ngara – Solutions & Opportunities (SODAT)SODAT has been working in Ngara, Tanzania since 2010. The organization facilitates breakfast feeding and infrastructure projects for three primary schools in the region. They are also developing an organic gardening program to improve food security and income generation.
Moshi – TupendaneTupendane has been working near Moshi, Tanzania since 2009. The organization is currently working with six schools in Kahe Ward to provide school breakfast, improve education infrastructure, and build organic vegetable gardens with families.
Battambang – Healthy LifeHealthy Life has been a Better Lives partner since 2013. The organization helps families improve the health of their children by building organic vegetable gardens and distributing micro-loans for income generation.
Siem Reap – Peaksneng ThormacheatPeaksneng Thormacheat has been a Better Lives partner since 2013. The organization partners with families to build organic vegetable gardens and distribute micro-loans for pig-rearing. They also run a rent-to-own home building program.