Justice and Development for All (JUDEA), is a Community Based Organization based in Nguruka, Uvinza district, Kigoma region. The CBO was founded in 2016 by followers of Catholic Church. The idea to start the CBO was prompted by the fact that a large of majority of community members in Nguruka ward live under extreme poverty, furthermore, HIV/AIDS has compounded the situation by adding a burden to community members where now the elderly are taking care of orphans and in other circumstance some children are found to care for other siblings. JUDEA operates in collaboration with Nguruka Parish (Diocese of Kigoma). JUDEA services are provided to community members without boundaries of religion, tribe and gender.
We strive to serve the disadvantaged segment of the community through application and
deliverance of life changing approach
To improve the household living condition of Nguruka community by improving its income through application of community based and participatory approaches.
Sectoral Specific Objectives
To provide support to selected underprivileged children to attain education to their full potential
(1) To strengthen the capacity of Nguruka health facility, in providing diagnostic and treatment services to patients.
(2) To build awareness of people about illnesses and raise the health seeking behavior.
Care for elderly:
To identify and support the elderly in need so to realize basic needs in collaboration with other
To improve household income through self-propelled approaches.
Judea wants to improve economic empowerment of local people by organizing small businesses which will increase their family income. These are:
To date a number of activities have been implemented by the CBO using funds obtained through fundraising as well as donations from friends . The activities are as follows:
Care for the Elderly:
Economic Empowerment to promote Small Business
Housing project for elderly people:
The CBO has bought a land, a total of 13 farm acres where it expects to construct a 10-room building to shelter about 25 elderly group who will be in need of accommodation. This building will be located within easy reach of health and social services. The money was donated by a donor friend and one of the JUDEA devoted team member from United States of America who preferred to remain anonymous.
JUDEA anticipates to support the parish capital campaign for high school construction.
JUDEA plans to develop its website through which the public can be informed about our mission, goals and accomplishments and through which donations to our many projects can be made.