Empowering Tomorrow: Supporting Themi Orphanage in Arusha

Help us supporting the Themi Orphanage in Arusha. In 2020 the only donor from Switzerland died of Covid and there was no support network established to continue the support of these children. You can DONATE HERE.

Ian Taylor Trekking have taken on the goal of supporting these children into the future. We also need your help and there are a number of ways you can support the on going work. 100% of funds go directly to the orphanage. Follow them on Facebook.

Change a Life

With the ongoing economic strains and societal pressures, orphaned children in Arusha often find themselves without the basic necessities of life, let alone the opportunity for education and personal development. This is where Themi Orphanage steps in, striving to offer a nurturing environment where children can thrive despite their adversities.

The orphanage has fallen on hard times and now more than ever needs a consistent support network. Our head guide and Kilimanjaro’s Number 1 guide supports has joined us in supporting the orphanage into the future.

Supporting Themi Orphanage in Arusha


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The orphanage is located in the bustling city of Arusha, Tanzania. The Themi orphanage is a sanctuary of hope amidst the challenges faced by orphaned children. Themi Orphanage stands as a beacon of support, providing shelter, care, and education to vulnerable children who have lost their families due to various unfortunate circumstances. However, the road ahead is fraught with challenges, and the orphanage needs your help to ensure these children have a promising future.

Supporting Themi Orphanage in Arusha

The Mission of Themi Orphanage

Founded on the principles of compassion and solidarity, Themis Orphanage is dedicated to providing orphaned children with the love, care, and support they need to overcome their past traumas and build a better future. Through a holistic approach encompassing shelter, nutrition, education, and healthcare, the orphanage aims to break the cycle of poverty and empower these children to become self-reliant individuals.

Themi Orphanage in Arusha

Challenges Faced

Despite the noble intentions of the orphanage, sustaining its operations and fulfilling the needs of its residents remains an uphill battle. Limited resources, inadequate infrastructure, and a lack of funding pose significant challenges to providing the level of care and support required to ensure the well-being and development of the children.

Themi Orphanage

The Purpose

The purposes of the Themi Orphanage Center is to give back happiness and hope for these children who have lost it.  It is our goal to help ensure they have a good education and a bright future. The center deals with children from harsh environments, including poor and single parented children.  It also supports orphans who cannot meet the basic needs of life, such as food, shelter and clothing.

Supporting the children at Themi orphanage

How You Can Help

Your support is crucial in enabling the Themi Orphanage to continue its mission and make a meaningful difference in the lives of these children. There are several ways you can contribute:

Monetary Donations: Your financial support will help cover the day-to-day expenses of running the orphanage, including paying rent, food, clothing, education, and healthcare costs. You can Donate here.

Food and Clothing Donations: Donations of non-perishable food items and you can deliver these while on the ground in Arusha. Clothing items are always appreciated and go a long way in ensuring that the children have nutritious meals and adequate clothing. You can post clothing to our office in Arusha and we will drop them off for you.

Educational Support: Sponsorship programs and donations towards educational resources, such as books, stationery, and school fees, can help provide the children with access to quality education and equip them with the skills they need to succeed in life.

Volunteer Opportunities: If you’re able to, consider volunteering your time and skills to support the orphanage’s programs and activities. Whether it’s teaching, mentoring, or assisting with daily chores, your contribution can make a significant impact on the lives of the children. So you would like to stay on after your Kilimanjaro trip, your time and support would be greatly appreciated.

Spread the Word: Help raise awareness about Themi Orphanage and its mission by sharing their story with your friends, family, and community. The more people know about their work, the more support we can garner.

Themi Orphanage

Setting Goals

The orphanage has set out the following goals for the coming years.  They want to try and develop and try and generate more funding and support for these local children.

A). To care for orphans/ street children who have no one to take care of them.

B). To provide nursery and daycare studies and education to sharpen the idle mind.

C). Looking for scholarships and sponsors for the children to develop their education.

D). To support children to acquire an education so they can achieve their dreams and live a better life.

E). To socialize and re-socialize children through games and various sport activities.

F). To educate children about the need to integrate orphans into society without discrimination against them.

G). Counseling and guidance for orphans and street children.

Kilimanjaro's Number 1 Guide at the Orphanage


Every child deserves a chance to thrive and fulfill their potential, regardless of their circumstances. By supporting Themis Orphanage, you’re not just providing aid; you’re offering hope and opportunity to children who have faced unimaginable hardships. Your generosity can make a world of difference in shaping their future and empowering them to break free from the cycle of poverty.

Together, let’s make a difference in the lives of these children and help build a brighter tomorrow for them. Your support matters more than you know.

Empowering Tomorrow: Supporting Themi Orphanage in Arusha

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you if you can support this on going work in anyway possible. For more information on how you can get involved or bring clothing, gifts or funds to the Orphanage, GET IN TOUCH today. Follow us Facebook.

Thank you for considering supporting Themi Orphanage in Arusha. Together, we can make a difference.


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