Best Way To Make A Difference In The Lives Of Others

The organization’s main assets are the communities which are the custodians and beneficiaries of everything that it does. Our donors also play a role as an asset, seeing as they donate funds to run the activities of the organization.

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Be among our volunteers who dedicated their time to making a difference in the lives of others.



New Light Children Center Organization (NELICO) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization registered under the Non-Governmental Organizations Act No. 24 of 2002 on 28th March 2006 and was given the registration certificate No. OONGO/0739.

NELICO started its operations in Geita District in March of 2004 as a small non-governmental organization focusing on support to orphans and the most vulnerable children. The start of the organization was motivated by the desire to address the issues of HIV/AIDS and orphans in the district.

“Give A Hand To Make
The Better World”

“Our organization stands as a beacon of hope, dedicated to creating a brighter future for vulnerable children and communities. Through our tireless efforts, we strive to empower every child to reach their full potential, regardless of their circumstances.”.

– Paulina Alex – CEO

Everyone have the power today to make a difference in the lives of children around the world.

Become a Volunteer

We love to have volunteers for NELICO, if you’re interested in the work we do for the communities. Don’t hesitate to contact us!

Quick Fundraising

The disadvantaged children, families and communities also deserve a change in life, your donations make the difference

Our Approach

NELICO uses Focused Solution Approach to ensure a holistic intervention for humanitarian needs in the society.

Donors & Partners

Our Current Partners


From Nelico


HIV Project Overview

HIV Project Overview

NELICO, as a sub-grantee to PACT-Tanzania, is implementing the ACHIEVE project at the community level. In FY22, NELICO operated in the Geita and Shinyanga regions, covering eight councils. In the Geita region, NELICO worked in Geita DC, Chato DC, Mbogwe DC, Bukombe...

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Mtoto Kwanza Project (Child First)

Mtoto Kwanza Project (Child First)

At its core, the Mtoto Kwanza Project embodies a holistic vision, encompassing five essential pillars aimed at nurturing the holistic development of children aged 0 to 8 years.

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Legal Aid Project

Legal Aid Project

NELICO spearheads initiatives to enhance cooperation between paralegal organizations, local government authorities, and other stakeholders, laying the groundwork for a cohesive and sustainable legal framework in the Geita region.

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Location: St Pio Hospital Ushirombo



Date: 16/06/2024

Free Cleft Lip Treatment Day for Children

Date: 30/07/2024