Founder of COKO.
Jay has traveled extensively around East Africa at different orphanages and has learned a lot over the years to help him in the running of COKO.
Co Founder of COKO.
Babu is a retired school teacher and also runs the leper project in Moshi. Babu brings a wealth of knowl
Director of fundraising.
COKO would be at a loss if it weren't for Amanda's keen eye on always finding ways to spread the word of COKO.
Director of children activities.
Tim's passion for the children of COKO comes across for his work for us. Tim can be found at home in NC or just as easily at COKO in Moshi Tanzania.
Director of donor relations.
Cathy brings a wealth of knowledge to COKO and work with all our donors updating all on recent activities.
She is a big part of COKO.
Cleaner and helper.
Assistant to founder Yusuf Babu Msuya.
"Benny" to us has always been a part of Babu and Jay's life, for long time as an orphan himself.
Benny assists in any help that is needed at COKO and does it with a big smile.
Janith is in charge of all the children at COKO. She is wonderful at her job and children and staff adore her. She, at times can be found in the kitchen as she is also a great cook.
Second Matron / Teacher
Gudila i our main teacher at COKO. She has a wonderful way with the children. It doesn't take long to be around Gudila to know she loves her job. We are so lucky to have her on board at COKO.
Teaching assistant and cleaner.
In house mountain and safari guide. Let Bakari organize your safari or Mt. Kilimanjaro climb for a truly unforgettable experience.
Cultural your guide.
Whether a day hike to the waterfalls, hot springs or an afternoon learning about local tribes, Pascal is the one to answer all your questions. All our volunteers love his adventures.