Become a Sponsor

Sponsoring a child with The Buturi Project will be life-changing and the most powerful way you can fight poverty.Your sponsorship will help to give a child the lifeline they need, keep them in education and give them hope for the future. But it’s not just your sponsored child’s future that is transformed. As their unique sponsor you’ll become part of their life story. You’ll look forward to their letters and photos, and have the satisfaction of seeing them grow and thrive.

Why sponsor a child with The Buturi Project?: We support Buturi School Academy and its students, who come from a poor background afflicted by HIV / AIDS. We can transform their impoverished situation through our programme of education. Your sponsorship will help to make this happen. Rest asurred your sponsorship will have impact on these children’s development and change their lives for the good and will last forever. With every pound you give us it will go straight into these children’s education.

Sponsoring a child will be your way of showing you care. It will also be your way of giving them a future free from poverty. You will observe how they are progressing with their education. You will foster a growing relationship with the child, exchanging letters, photos and a personal perspective on their way of life, if so wish. You will see how your sponsorship directly and positively affects their development. You will learn how their own learning will point the way to their future career.

Once you sign-up (link to sponsor form download) as a Buturi Project sponsor, we will send you a photo of the child you are sponsoring along with the story of their life so far. You will then get regular updates from them and from the Buturi School Academy about their progress. You can then write back. You’ll get a new photo from them and the school – twice a year – so you will see how they develop. We’ll also send you detailed updates on how your money’s being spent so you can see how your sponsorship is changing lives.

Sponsoring a girl in Buturi, Rorya district will be one of the best decisions you could make as it will make such a difference to their lives, make them safe, give them their childhood, keep them out of poverty and keep them out of an early marriage. You can do all this by sponsoring them to stay in school and complete their education and enable them to have a secure life and job to give them independence. Your sponsorship will break the cycle of early marriage and poverty. Educating a girl in a boarding school, includes all of the following: boarding, food, educational materials and uniforms.You can choose the period of sponsorship, it can be monthly, quarterly, half a year, once a year or just a one off sponsorship. Monthly will be £84, quarterly will be £252, half year will be £504 and yearly will be £1.008.

Educating a child in rural Tanzania costs £8 a month. Because of the standard of living in rural Tanzania, your pounds will go a long way to helping to educate a child and giving them a future. You can choose the period of sponsorship, it can be monthly, quarterly, half a year, once a year or just a one off sponsorship. Monthly will be £8, quarterly will be £24, half year will £48, and yearly will be £96.