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Magu District, Mwanza Region, Tanzania. E. Africa
We are a small team of Christians working together to help the most vulnerable 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.

Panorama 2-6

Children’s Home and School (109 + children Oct. 2013)
here to find out more about our children: at work and at play, Vision for the future of Bethany click here

Supporting  Bethany
Wish list
Why give to Bethany

Full sponsorship including on-site education now costs a total of approx.
£50 per child per month ( July 2012)

Topics of Interest
Latest news
Past news
How it all began
Where in Tanzania
Monthly Meetings
Meet the UK team
Meet the Tanz. team
Meet the children
Past News-History (11 ys)
Financial reports UK (10yrs)
Spending in Tanzania (11yrs)
Aims and Objectives
Campaign for children’s rights
Bethany Motto/Slogan
Child Protection policy
Gifts Policy
Transport Policy
Photo/video policy
Honesty, Integrity, Accountability & Transparency
Info. for Volunteers
Supporting Bethany
Sponsoring children
Video downloads
Songs download
Buy from our shop
Water and Electric
Wish List
Past Visitors
Powerpoint Presentation
Childcare Seminar verification
Google earth Map

The NEW Bethany Money box
Click here for details

Total Money from Boxes


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)
2 Aspen Fold, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington
Lancashire. BB5 4PH.
Tel 01254 879694.
Trustees: Graham Pountain,
David Borland, Heather Jeffrey,
 Isabel Jones, Paul Pountain

Ways to support Bethany

Bethany’s Aims and Objectiives
Bethany’s aim is to help the most underprivileged,
deprived and vulnerable members of society,
 especially orphaned children, providing education where possible.
It will carry out this work with love, commitment and compassion.
We are looking for committed Christians to share in the work. If you have a heart to serve, live in the UK, are involved in your local church then we would be pleased to hear from you.
Contact us - click here

Raising money using the ‘everyclick’ search engine - details here

For all the Latest News Jan-Feb 2014 - Click here
Beating of children - abortion - early marriage - new children etc etc.
Click here to listen to a 4min Broadcast by Radio Lancashire Interviewing Jesca, Emmakulatha and Sophia - 05-02-2014

Bethany Summer Saunter logo
7.5mile sponsored walk - Sunday 15th June 2014 - 2pm
Following on from our Winter Wonderland Walk that raised over £3,000 we decided to repeat the walk this time to enjoy the summer warmth, flora, fauna and sunshine.
email to  book - details 

Concrete bases for new classrooms being laid


Stella, Elizabeth and Nkamba hoping for a chance to study at Blackburn College

New secondary school children Form One,  14 girls, 6 boys
Farming at Bethany
Shoe cleaning at Bethany

6” reinforced concrete + DPC about to be laid

Water pump ready to be taken down to the Lake


New monthly donations
online now available
Click here


Click here to
Pages updated May 2012

Photo Gallery
Over 479 albums (15,000+pics)
Older photos
click here

 Zip Wire Challenge
Whizz across the Manchester Ship Canal
Just think of the sponsorship possibilities!
Booking Fee £30
Saturday 4th October 2014
here for details

Why not come and join us at our next
Monthly meeting
held on
Sunday afternoons
for all the latest news
meet the team, other volunteers and supporters
Sunday 2pm on 
6th April 2014

Trinity Community Church, Christ Church Street, Accrington,  Lancs. BB5 2LU
Click here for more details

Future Trips
End of November 2013
Mid January 2014
April 2014
May 2014
July 2014
Mid July - August
Total trip cost £1,000
(depends on peak times)
email me
if you are interested

 - YouTube -
Link to all 80+
video clip

It would be really helpful if supporters would rate and comment on the videos via Youtube


Eunice with her letters


New photos of every child

Morecambe Bay Walk
Saturday June 1st 2013
Over 200
YouTube 12mins
of the event
Still time to sponsor!
Click here