Who are we

Social Action Trust Fund (SATF) is registered under the Trustee's Incorporation Ordinance (Cap 375) of 1956. SATF was capitalised by USAID and settled by the Government of Tanzania. The Trust commenced its activities in April 1998. SATF is dedicated to support Most Vulnerable Children and address the impact resulted by HIV and AIDS and poverty in Tanzania. This is achieved through provision of grants to NGOs, FBOs and CBOs registered in Tanzania. The initial injection of Capital/Endowment fund was provided by the USAID. The Endowment Fund has been invested to continuously generate funds for grant making as well as to meet operational costs. Its Passion, Unity and dedication that has enabled us to achieve our objectives of supporting Most Vulnerable Children and mitigate other impacts resulted by HIV and AIDS and poverty in Tanzania.

‘Productive members of the society emerging from transformed MVC’

To support MVC to attain their full potentials through provision of basic services in collaboration with Government, CBO’s and other Development partners

Collaborative, Accountable, Innovative, Cost effective, An agent of social change, Teamwork, Commitment to excellence, Passion and Mutual respect


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SATF through implementing partners support a range of educational projects for vulnerable children and young people in Tanzania who ...
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This project intends to empower MVC care givers and community members to be able to take care of growing numbers of MVC sustainably. Currently,
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This program aims to advocate for children rights at all levels from grassroots to national level. SATF has worked with TAWFI in Handeni district, Tanga region and
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Under the Health Program support the portfolio handles sexual reproductive health Education and community Health Fund Programs, we work together with...
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  • Did you Know There are nearly a total of 8,316 NGOS registered at different levels in the country as of July 2017, these NGOs cut across different issues such as Health, Education, environment, gender, agriculture,

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    • SATF Programme Manager together with students and teachers from Magufuli Primary School during desk distribution ceremony at Chato district in Geita. The desks distribution has been one of the SAFT strategic goal to ensure that the children in schools in Tanzania are able to study well in classes while sitting on desks.
    • Chilala FDC students listening attentively to the SATF Information technology and Maintenance officer on the technical ways of solar system installation which were given as gift from SATF to the FDC centre of Chilala in Lindi.
    • SATF Programme manager Mr Massue together with Ms Alice inspecting unto the nutrition ingredients which are used to produce nutrition porridge to the SATF children beneficiaries in Buhangija centre in Shinyanga.