The Marafiki wa Afrika Tanzania (MAT) is a not for profit, non-government organization (NGO) registered in Tanzania. MAT was founded with the intention to partner with communities to develop interventions that improve wellbeing of poor and marginalized communities in Tanzania.Currently, the organization has five components to work with namely; education, Agriculture & Livestock, Health, Environment and Cultural heritage and other attractions promotions/sites. In the field of education, the organization has established a girls’ secondary school to serve Forms One to Form Four level. The organization is supporting Most Vulnerable Children (MVCs)/Orphans to pursue their education at different level.

Our Vision: Organization envision for a changed and improved living standards of the marginalized people in Tanzania.

Our Mission: Committed to help communities in difficult environment especially people living on poor and under desirable condition obtains resources that will smooth their lives and make them independent on drawing a road map for their economic development through capacity building, guidance, interpreting by laws and policy to ensure a community achieves its intended success and ensure their integral human development.

What we do: MAT implements five years strategic plan 2019 – 2023 which commences every January. All projects that are undertaken by MAT are in line with Community Development (education, Agriculture & Livestock, HIV/ AIDS control, health, care for orphans and Most Vulnerable Children (MVC) through their caregivers and environment conservation.