CHILDREN’S HOME and SCHOOL Magu District, Mwanza Region, Tanzania, E. Africa We are a small team of Christians working together to help the most vulnerable children and people in a rural area of Tanzania. East Africa. We are involved in providing financial support and volunteers to visit both long and short term to share in the work both here and in Tanzania. As of May 2018 caring for more than 251 children at our Children’s home, our school and via fostering. Contact: Graham Pountain email:  Tel 01254 879694
NOV - DEC - 2019 - UPDATE
The Bethany Project (often referred to as the Bethany Family) is registered in Tanzania as an NGO no. 8059. It is administered by the The Bethany Project (Tanzania) UK (Reg. Charity no 517995),   Reg. Address: 2 Aspen Fold, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, Lancashire. BB5 4PH.  Tel 01254 879694.  email: Trustees: Graham Pountain, David Borland OBE, Heather Jeffrey, Isabel Jones, Paul Pountain
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An Aerial View of Bethany
The Bethany Project BOOK has gone for a re-print! Ever wanted to know how Bethany started, the people involved and the children it serves then this book is for you. The cost has been met by special donations and the book is available for a donation of £5 plus postage ( all the proceeds to Bethany funds) If you would like one then contact any of the team or email me:
LATEST NEWS  Study tour - Choir trip:  Our Choir have started visiting.   Please see our list of Venues for both Church Services and Presentations (Click here) These will updated as they are booked At lunchtime today, Tuesday 24th Dec 2019 the choir arrived home at Bethany in Tanzania.  They are all well and we are pleased to report all the resources etc have arrived with them. They ask me to thank you for all your prayers and wish you all a happy Christmas. A short report on the highlights of the trip will follow shortly. Emmakulatha our head teacher thanks everyone and the schools for their donation of school resources. We now have enought to fill the 28 bags the children will take with them on their return The children, Jesca and Annastasia want to thank everyone for their warm welcome and support throughout the trip.
Photos taken during the June 2019 trip by Graham  (Click on the link to load the Album) Chores  - Individuals  - Groups Food  Play  Kibandas UV-repair  Misc
Above: Happy children
Above: Food preparation
Above: Stirring the porridge
Above: Little boys dorm
JUNE 2019 Update
Above: New outfits for the choir
Above: Art and craft work with Pete and Kim
Report and Photos by Peter and Kim Rawlinson from their July 2019 trip
In preparation for the visit we have produced 7,500 3 fold leaflets available FOC on request. Click on the pictures to enlarge
To commemorate the visit we have produced these small bookmarks which we hope to hand out to everyone we visit
Christmas cards available £2 for 10 Click here for more info.
MONEY BOXES Below  are our new flat pack money boxes Click here for more info 
MONEY BOXES Below are our new reusable plastic money boxes suitable for shops/schools/churches etc. etc. Click here for more info
Poster Template to advertise a Presentation at your Church/School/Organisation Click on poster to enlarge and copy To download as PDF click here
Want to see what happened during the Choirs last visit to the UK in 2016 Click Here
Calendars available £2 To see the pages click here
A few slots left for local schools; contact:
To see our new (old) Minibus Click here