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.

Become a Part of Our Team

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


Uraia Wetu project

Uraia Wetu project

In the tapestry of democratic governance, NELICO's Uraia Wetu project emerges as a catalyst for community empowerment and civic engagement, fostering a vibrant dialogue between social organizations and the government. With a mission to cultivate active citizenship and...

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Environmental Protection and Climate sustainability

Environmental Protection and Climate sustainability

In an era defined by environmental consciousness and climate action, the mining sector stands at a crossroads. Recognizing the imperative for responsible stewardship of natural resources, NELICO's Enirometal Protection emerges as a pioneering initiative aimed at...

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 Malaria Project

 Malaria Project

we invest in the capacity-building of social workers and community health workers, equipping them with the skills and resources to conduct home visits and deliver personalized malaria prevention strategies to even the most remote corners of our villages

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Location: St Pio Hospital Ushirombo



Date: 16/06/2024

Free Cleft Lip Treatment Day for Children

Date: 30/07/2024