Childrens home staff

Childrens Home Staff Tuwapende Watoto

Mama Bea Tyllia

Mama Bea Tyllia

Head of Children’s Home
Mama Bea is the person in charge of the Tuwapende Watoto orphanage and has been working with the foundation since its opening in 2006. She was born on 8 August 1964 in the Kilimanjaro region. After completing her elementary education, she attended the College Upendo for two years . Mama Bea adores children and finds great joy in helping children. Her son Jackson also lives in the orphanage. Jackson is visiting the Hope and Joy Secondary School.

Mama Selina Shayo

Mama Selina Shayo

Mama Joyce has been working for Tuwapende Watoto since December 2009. She was born on 5 June 1976 in the Arusha region. After completing the elementary education, she attended the College Upendo for two years. Mama Joyce shares the responsibility in the kitchen with Mama Selina. She adores to help children. Her daughter Nancy also lives in the orphanage. Nancy is visiting our Primary School.

Mama Joyce Swai

Mama Joyce Swai

Mama Joyce has been working for Tuwapende Watoto since December 2009. She was born on 5 June 1976 in the Arusha region. After completing the elementary education, she attended the College Upendo for two years. Mama Joyce shares the responsibility in the kitchen with Mama Selina. She adores to help children. Her daughter Nancy also lives in the orphanage. Nancy is visiting our Primary School.

Mama Merina Ilanda Khangaa

Mama Merina Ilanda Khangaa

Mama Merina is responsible for the cleaning and washing activities in the orphanage. She has worked for the Foundation since March 2010. The children assist in washing their own clothes and Mama Merina helps the children with this weekly chore. She was born on 26 February 1983 in the region of Dar es Salaam. Mama Merina attended primary school after and absolved the third grade. Her children are visiting our Primary School.
Merina says, “I love working at Tuwapende Watoto, because with the salary that I earn I am able to build a good and secure living.”

Mama Emilia Apolinary

Mama Emilia Apolinary

Mama Emilia supports our team in the children’s home as a holiday and Friday solution since the year 2016. She works as a cook, helps with cleaning, washing and other mummy tasks. Emilia was born on November 11, 1989 in Dodoma. She is married to our night watchman Massawe and is the mother of three children. She is happy that she can work in our children’s home and thus has the opportunity to financially support her family

Baba Imanuel Kessy

Baba Imanuel Kessy

Baba Ema has been working for our foundation since August 2008. As a talented craftsman, he knows how to do repairs within the shortest possible time. He is responsible for the solar system as well as all technical facilities in the orphanage and in the school.

He was born on 25.12.1970 in the Morogoro region. After completing secondary school, he completed an apprenticeship as a mechanic. Baba Ima loves to work for the foundation Tuwapende Watoto.

Security Guard George Rweyemamu

Security Guard George Rweyemamu

George is responsible for guarding our orphanage. He has been working for us since February 2017. He guards the facility from 18:00 to 6:00. He is helped by our watchdogs Jerry, Tom and Masha.