Supporting achievement of community goals and addressing global inequalities through caring intercultural relationships in Ecuador's Otavalo Canton and Mali's Bandiagara District

 



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Recent Stories from Tandana's Blog...


Sep
18

‘The women of the Sal Sector welcome with great joy the arrival of the Sal Health Center’

The new Sal Health Center in Mali is now providing women with access to prenatal and maternity care as well as routine and other necessary procedures, including recently starting free vaccination clinics for children and infants. Safe and reliable access to these services was long-desired by the Sal Sector’s residents before the center’s opening, as … Continue reading "‘The women of the Sal Sector welcome with great joy the arrival of the Sal Health Center’"
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Sep
11

Celebrating 15 Years of Intercultural Friendship: Weaving Friendships

In recognition of The Tandana Foundation’s 15th anniversary, we are creating 15 videos featuring cherished members of the organization’s global family. Published in a series of 15 posts on this blog, these videos will highlight key aspects of Tandana’s philosophy, community partnerships, and impactful work that has been done, along with projects still in progress. … Continue reading "Celebrating 15 Years of Intercultural Friendship: Weaving Friendships"
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Sep
4

A standing ovation: Tandana’s Summer School returns in-person to great success this year

After being held virtually for two years, The Tandana Foundation’s Summer School program in Ecuador returned to in-person instruction this year. Among those happiest to be back in-person was Hank Fincken, who has taught a theatre course to students during seven iterations of Tandana’s Summer School. Español Français Below, Fincken recaps what happened in Summer … Continue reading "A standing ovation: Tandana’s Summer School returns in-person to great success this year"
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Aug
28

The need for a school in the village of Dani

The village of Dani in the Bandiagara District of Mali has 240 students spanning six grade levels and three teachers assigned to deliver their education; however, there is no elementary school for the students and teachers in Dani. As a result, the teachers have to find space wherever they can to conduct their classes and … Continue reading "The need for a school in the village of Dani"
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Aug
21

Finding answers to a severe medical issue, while also helping a family

The following story was written by Virginia Sánchez, the Community Health and Well-being Coordinator for The Tandana Foundation in Ecuador, about a patient she assisted in getting needed medical care. English Français Descubrir respuestas a un problema médico grave, al mismo tiempo que ayuda a una familia La siguiente historia fue escrita por Virginia Sánchez, … Continue reading "Finding answers to a severe medical issue, while also helping a family"
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