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Our Team


We Live To Serve

Every Effort Counts

Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa runs on the enthusiasm, dedication, and efforts of a small group of people and is fueled by goodwill and love. In addition, generosity of a very large number of individuals as well as corporations plays a vital role. A  magnitude of work is required to make a greater difference. Most importantly, among the large numbers of visually impaired children and young adults.  The number of those we serve is increasing day by day.

Board Members

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Paul Polman

Founder , Chair

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Kim Polman

Founder , Trustee


Manoj Shah


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Grace Oluoch



Manilal Dodiha


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Martin Kieti


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John Muthee


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Manoj Pattni


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Elizabeth Kimkung


Team Members

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Suparna Biswas

Executive Director

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Nancy Mwali

Finance Manager

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Maxwel Ajuoga

Program Manager

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William Gichia

Head Technical Services

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David Osinya

Program Officer

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Lemmyson Mwamutu

Program Officer

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Carolyn Mumbua

Technical Officer

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Veronica Githae

Finance & Admin

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Ayub Kiarie

Finance & Admin

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Nicholas Kalovwe

Project Officer

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Zeina Mahmoud

Communication Officer

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Lilian Luvita

Office Assistant

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Josiah Kamathi


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Ann Mumbua

Technical Support

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Support KBTA Objectives

You can help the core team to bring the light of knowledge and education and the joy of being able to ‘see’ with appropriate tools to more and more children suffering from blindness and other visual impairments. As Germany Kent said so aptly, “If you want more hope for your future, go help someone else and have more hope for their future.” Help us make a difference in the lives and futures of blind/visually impaired children and young adults! Please get in touch with us and let us know how you would like to GET INVOLVED. Remember that it is really easy to make a difference; All it needs is the intention to do so and reaching out to us!

You Can Help

Take Action Now

Your support is important to our work at Kilimanjaro Blind Trust. There are many ways you can contribute towards our causes, and every little bit that you commit goes a long way in helping us fulfill our mission. We invite you to get involved and take advantage of the opportunity to do some good for learners with visual impairments in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda.

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Partner With Us

Have An Impact

Our organization always appreciates the generosity and involvement of people like you, with every contribution going towards making Kilimanjaro Blind Trust an even better Non-Profit Organization than it already is. We want to provide you with the correct and appropriate information pertaining to your mode of support, so don’t hesitate to contact us with your questions.


Help Us Soar

This is one of the simplest ways to help out our cause. We believe the best way for our initiatives to be successful is for the community to actively get involved. This is an easy and efficient way of contributing to the great work we do at Kilimanjaro Blind Trust. Get in touch with any questions about how you can Volunteer Your Time today.

Make A Donation

Show Your Support

Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? Make a Donation and take advantage of this incredible opportunity to lend your support. It’s a great way to contribute to our cause, and every little bit counts towards paving the path for a better tomorrow. Get in touch with us today for more details about how you can help.

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