Thank you:

For your interest in donating goods to Ebenzer Maasai Children Center. The list below contains items that are difficult or expensive to source in Tanzania.

Tanzanian customs will most likely require you to present a taxation

waiver letter for you to be able to bring these items to Ebenzer Maasai Children Center. If the number of items you intend to bring is likely to exceed airline baggage limits contact us in advance for advice. Please contact us at Email: info@maasaichildren.or.tz so we can send you an excess baggage and/or tax waiver letter.

 

Support Ebeneza's Wishlist's of 2019

A list of most needed goods that is difficult or expensive to source in Tanzania.

 

 

Sports equipment

  • Balls for the following sports:

basketball, netball, tennis, badminton, volleyball, European handball and rugby Please note that the preferred brand

of soccer balls are: TANGO size 5 (urgent)

  • Jerseys suitable for primary for football, basketball, volleyball, netball, handball and rugby (in good condition only)
  • Skipping ropes
  • Trophies and medals
  • Football (soccer) boots in all sizes
  • Training bibs

Games and puzzles

  • Balls for the following sports:

basketball, netball, tennis, badminton, volleyball, European handball and rugby Please note that the preferred brand

of soccer balls are: TANGO size 5 (urgent)

  • Jerseys suitable for primary for football, basketball, volleyball, netball, handball and rugby (in good condition only)
  • Skipping ropes
  • Trophies and medals
  • Football (soccer) boots in all sizes
  • Training bibs

Stationery

  • High quality whiteboard markers
  • Pens (red, blue and black)
  • Sticky notes
  • A4 plastic sleeves
  • Clear adhesive for covering books
  • Stickers with inspirational messages

 

Music

  • Music symbol charts
  • Sol-fa charts
  • Percussion family charts
  • Tempo music charts
  • Pitch music charts
  • Mouth organs (Harmonicas)

 

Information Technology "I.T"

  • Computer headsets with microphones capable

of USB connection

  • USB drives
  • Brother M-K221 series tape for small label printers
  • USB sticks
  • ESD memory cards 8GB/16GB/32GB/64GB
  • Memory card readers
  • External hard drives
  • Projectors
  • Electronic pointers – both laser and wireless
  • Used Smartphones

(preferably iOS, Android or later versions "User friendly")

 

Science equipment

  • Scientific calculators CASIO dual display fx–991MS (urgent)
  • Human body systems charts
  • Human body system models
  • Magnetic bars
  • Charts of different creatures

– mammals, Insects, reptiles and fish

  • Simple machine models
  • Concave and convex lenses
  • Concave and convex mirrors (small sizes)
  • Switches – small sizes for science experiments - (push button or rocker type)
  • Microscopes (lightweight)
  • Sensory organs models
  • Teeth models
  • Insect models
  • Insect life cycle models
  • Solar calculators
  • Charts displaying diseases – such as cholera, measles, chicken pox, HIV, ebola, diphtheria and malnutrition
  • Periodic table charts
  • Metric teaching aids
  • Place value flipbooks
  • Folding geometric shapes
  • Science dictionaries
  • Science fiction books (suitable for primary and secondary)

 

Geographical

  • Weather books
  • Solar system models
  • History and geography dictionaries
  • Navigation compasses

Educational DVD’s

  • Predators – showing how predators depend on other animals
  • Diseases
  • Body systems
  • Plants
  • Story books with DVDs

Photography

  • Nikon Coolpix s33 or similar cameras
  • Two gimbals (camera stabilizer for videos)
  • High-speed SD cards (preferably Lexar or SanDisk, 64GB or 128GB)
  • 1 TB Solid stated external drives
  • Portable LED video lights

Art supplies

  • Water colours
  • Water colour pads
  • Palettes
  • Paint brushes (large and small)
  • Acrylic paint
  • Poster paint
  • Glitter
  • Dye powder and liquid
  • Shade pencils
  • Graphite pencils
  • Yarn/wool
  • Water based colour markers

Please note.

  • Educational materials and stationery are always required, especially high-quality information and pictures about Africa.
  • We cannot use large-sized, stained or heavily worn
  • It is against Tanzanian law to send or donate used