'The person who inspires me the most is Dr Trisha Scanlan. Trisha is a paediatric oncologist which is a specialist doctor who treats children with cancer. She has used her gifts of courage, knowledge and right-judgment throughout her life to improve the lives of others...

April 18, 2020

The #WeAreTheVillage for #WeAreTLM campaign was inspired by images of our childhood cancer survivors holding their hospital admittance photos. Click here to see our campaign goal

As the saying goes; It takes a village to raise a child. In the case of our survivors, it w...

April 12, 2020

In Africa it is often said that it takes a village to raise a child. In light of the Covid-19 crisis, we at Their Lives Matter are asking for your support through our #WeAreTheVillage campaign. To safeguard our crucial services, we need €100,000 to cover all the emerge...

March 20, 2020

We were completely thrilled to have been asked to come on board as a DonorSee partner in the month of March. 

DonorSee is a new and innovative fundraising platform whereby partners post video updates of their Projects and can fundraise for anything there organisation mi...

March 19, 2020


#COVID19 has increased the already overwhelming pressure on global health systems. TLM would like to commend and thank all those acting with professionalism, integrity and kindness in these unprecedented times.


At our Hub in Muhimbili Hospital we treat hundreds of chi...

February 15, 2020

International Childhood Cancer Day is celebrated annually on 15 February to raise awareness and to express support for children and adolescents with cancer, survivors and their families.

This year we celebrate the day by organizing a very wonderful event for the Public...

October 18, 2019

As you know by now, this September was Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and the launch of our first TLM Piggy Bank Campaign. Support from individuals, businesses and schools was overwhelming and inspiring, but one person stood out among all Piggy Bank fundraisers. Tanz...

October 3, 2019

Last year, I had the privilege of volunteering with Tumaini La Maisha (Hope for Life) for eight months. After leaving to study and returning to volunteer and conduct research, I was hired as part of the team I already viewed as family.

I can't say for certain that I hav...

September 3, 2019

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In the last ten years, survival rates have gone from less than 10% to more than 65%, but we still have work to do. In order to reach every child with treatment on time, we are expanding our services in partnership with the Ministry of Health and gover...

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