CYDI is an abbreviation for Children and Youth Development Initiative
a non-profit making organization Registered on the 25th July 2019 with
Registration No. 00NGO/R/0224.
In July 2018, CYDI was begun by Lucas Marcus and Phelix Omondi with a mission to address the needs of children and youth in Tanzania.
It is our aim to work with community-based organizations to support millions of children, families, and communities by raising funds from foundations, philanthropists, and individual donors to address important issues that affect vulnerable and underprivileged children and youth.
Children and youth have a voice and are fully engaged in the socio-economic development decisions affecting them.
CYDI is a child and youth focused organization working towards: peace, unity, social and economic empowerment, advocacy, psychosocial support, sensitization, community outreaches, networking, educational support, environmental protection and conservation.
To promote and support socio-economic inclusion and empowerment of children and youth on matters that allow them have greater control over their destinies individually and collectively and develop their abilities to effectively contribute towards advancement of sustainable development in Tanzania.
Integrity, Inclusiveness, Transparency, Responsiveness, Responsibility and Accountability