General

Open Stage Performance at Goethe-Institut, Feb 20, 2015

Open Stage Performance at Goethe-Institut, Feb 20, 2015

The fabulous kids of the Fit for Life EU-Project brought to life the 8th Open Stage on Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at the Goethe-Institut Dar es Salaam with acrobatic, juggling and Samba Reggae Percussion. Read more…

BABAWATOTO ACROBATICS – an ongoing afternoon activy at IST School

BABAWATOTO ACROBATICS – an ongoing afternoon activy at IST School

BABAWATOTO ACROBATICS started in September 2014 an afternoon activity at the IST Secondary School in cooperation with the Babawatoto centre and IST children, which will be hopefully ongoing for many years to come. Directed by Mkude Kilosa and Leo Desmarquest. Read more…

3rd Advocacy Forum at Babawatoto Centre

This Friday, Feb 06, 2015,  the third Advocacy Forum will take place from 1.30pm to 4.30pm at the Babawatoto Centre. The following issues has been discussed with parents, relatives and local leaders: children dropping out of training classes new children and youth coming arts and crafts workshops.

Second Study Visit: Kampala, Uganda – Dec 11-17, 2014

Second Study Visit: Kampala, Uganda – Dec 11-17, 2014

The second study visit for eight local trainers and six children of the Babawatoto Centre took the Fit for Life team to the BUTTERFLY YOUTH FOUNDATION in Kampala, Uganda. It was organized to build capacity of the Fit for Life team and to reach out to an East African network of organizations which work with(…)

Performance at the Mateteni and Magole Village, Morogoro, Oct 10, 2014

Performance at the Mateteni and Magole Village, Morogoro, Oct 10, 2014

The Morogoro Flood Response was a project implemented with Babawatoto Center and  funded by Save the Children. October 10, 2014 was the end of the 3 months project at the Mateteni and Magole Village in Morogoro. As one of the last events conducted at Magole flood camp, the Babawatoto children performed acrobatics and Samba Reggae.(…)

Performance on OPEN DAY at the Goethe-Institut, Sept. 27, 2014

Performance on OPEN DAY at the Goethe-Institut, Sept. 27, 2014

Swaumu Ridhiwani (13, left) and Theresia Michael (11, right) performing an acrobatic act on the OPEN DAY at the Goethe-Institut Tanzania. The girls were part of 16 children from FIT FOR LIFE who participated in a very entertaining event on a wonderful Saturday afternoon. [Photo © Link Reuben]

First Study Visit: TaSUBa Bagamoyo Sept 19-25, 2014

First Study Visit: TaSUBa Bagamoyo Sept 19-25, 2014

Fifthteen children from the Babawatoto centre are together with their trainers from Sept. 19 – 25, 2014 in Bagamoyo for a study visit.  At the Bagamoyo Arts College (TaSUBa) they train with the acrobat group SHADA under the guidance of Issa MTUMBWE, director of the SHADA group and Mkude KILOSA, artistic director of Fit for Life.(…)