World AIDS Day has been observed on the 1st of December every year since 2007 and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS and remember that there are still many challenges we have to face in the fight to achieve an HIV free world but also realize that these challenges can be overcome.
Each year the Tanzania Mitindo House (TMH) in collaboration with the Flaviana Matata Foundation organizes an annual charity fashion Gala dubbed “Tanzania Red Ribbon Fashion Gala” through its ‘Tanzanian Designs For Life’ campaign focusing mainly on HIV/AIDS infected orphans. Model Flaviana Matata, the founder of the Flaviana Matata Foundation is the Good Will Ambassador for TMH.
Provides school fees, supplies, uniforms and support for a girl to go from primary school to secondary school, college and further educational studies.
Offers training and small grants for women to establish their own small businesses and cooperatives.
Conducts seminars and workshops in ‘Life Skills' to ensure that girls and women are exposed, engaged and empowered to become leaders and bring positive change to their communities.