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Mission trip

In August 2013, six parishioners from Holy Cross Episcopal in Dunn Loring, Virginia, traveled to Tanzania for ten days. With donations from the community and Holy Cross, three adults and three teenagers set out to teach children and teachers computer skills at St. Augustine’s Primary School. The group collected 15 laptops and nearly 200 flash drives to leave with the school. Click here to

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January-March 2015 Newsletter

This newsletter is a few weeks late since we wanted to wait until Henry returned from Tanzania. When he is in Tanzania, he meets with Health Ministry leaders and other local medical leaders such as the head of Aga Khan Hospital, the DMO (District Medical Officer) of Dar es Salaam, and the RMO (the Regional Medical Officer). He also makes plans with Dr. Simon

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Video of Dr. Ziegler in Buguruni

Drs. Henry and Priscilla Ziegler lived for three and a half years in Tanzania and later founded Health Tanzania to continue to support community health and education in the country. Learn more about Henry and his work at Buguruni Anglican Health Centre in Dar es Salaam. Our friend at Forgive-US.com did a wonderful video of Dr. Ziegler, highlighting his work and what he is

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Tanzania trip 2012

Our founders, Dr. Henry Ziegler and Priscilla Ziegler, a nurse, and Penny Kardis (also a nurse) just got back from Dar es Saalam, Tanzania, November 14, 2012. Here is an update on their trip: Hello All, All was well In Tanzania; we arrived home safely yesterday morning. St. Augustine’s English Medium Primary School The school is doing very well. With the funds we sent,

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