Kinondoni Center

Community profile


The CARE for AIDS center in the Kinondoni community launched in June of 2018. Kinondoni is a slum community located near the business center of Dar es Salaam. There is a high rate of poverty, prostitution, and drug use in the area, which contributes to the community's high HIV prevalence. The CARE for AIDS center in Kinondoni operates in partnership with Kinondoni Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Samuel Kabonaki and center counselors Gabriel and Bertha.

 
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Center staff


Bertha Mulegeki, Health Counselor:

Sarah joined the CARE for AIDS team as the Health Counselor at Kinondoni Center in 2018. She enjoys empowering those in her community who are most vulnerable, and is thriving in her role as Health Counselor.

Gabriel Midam, Spiritual Counselor:

Gabriel joined the CARE for AIDS team in 2018 as the Kinondoni Center Spiritual Counselor. Photo and full staff profile coming soon.

Center History


Year graduates Faith-Decisions Orphans prevented

2018-2019 76 13 149

2019-2020 TBD TBD TBD

Graduate Profiles


Coming soon…

Thigio Center

Community Profile


Thigio is a slum community in the Limuru area of Nairobi. CARE for AIDS began working in the Thigio community in January of 2019. The inaugural class of 80 HIV+ clients launched in February and center staff are already seeing major improvements in the health of clients after just a few weeks of engagement.

 
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Center Staff


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Tom, Spiritual Counselor:

Tom joined the CARE for AIDS team in January of 2019 as the Spiritual Counselor in the Thigio community. Tom is passionate about serving the HIV+ community and loves having the opportunity to meet clients’ physical needs while sharing the good news of the Gospel.

Center History


Year graduates Faith-Decisions Orphans prevented

2018-2019 80 current clients TBD TBD

Graduate Profiles


Coming soon…

Baba Dogo Center

Community Profile


Baba Dogo is a slum community located in the industrial district of Nairobi- high rates of poverty and prostitution contribute to the growing HIV prevalence throughout the community. CARE for AIDS began engaging with the Baba Dogo community in September of 2018. We are currently in the outreach phase of the CARE for AIDS program and staff are creating community partnerships, proving education and testing, and searching for a long-term local church partner.

 
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Center staff


Jared, HEALTH Counselor

Jared joined the CARE for AIDS team in September of 2018 as the Health Counselor in Baba Dogo. Before CARE for AIDS, Jared worked as an HIV counselor at a local clinic. His passion for serving those living with HIV and his medical expertise have made him incredibly effective at recruiting and working alongside clients in the Baba Dogo community.

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Margaret, SPIRITUAL Counselor

Margaret joined the CARE for AIDS team in January 2019 as the Spiritual Counselor for our center in Baba Dogo. She is passionate about her work and has an obvious heart for the marginalized.

center history


Year graduates Faith-Decisions Orphans prevented

2018-2019 80 current clients TBD TBD

Graduate Profiles


Coming soon…

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