“Help for the Massai” is a small, private organization that is aimed at supporting various projects among the Massai tribe in Northern Tanzania. “Help for the Massai” was founded in 1997. The organization has a core of about 20 members and a larger base of donors and friends, without which the ongoing financial support in Tanzania wouldn’t be possible. The organization is headed by Jan-Philipp Strelow from Ascheberg, Germany. The office work in Germany is done by part-time employees or volunteers. In this way we can keep the overhead costs down and guarantee that the donations flow into the projects for which the money has been donated. Two times a year there is a board meeting, which is, upon request, open for guests. The actual work in Tanzania is carried out by Angelika Wohlenberg, Elisabeth Merz and Sarah and Dirk Frykowski.
At this time there are two main centers in Tanzania: