Around every fire in the precious moments of a still Saharan night, words of wisdom are shared between generations of desert dwellers, nomads. Now, the logs that kept the fire burning have become fewer and fewer. Bring your log. We must keep the fire burning. Education for life.
Together with the nomads in Tanmirt, Sahara, Morocco, we build a sustainable circle to give back to the heart of humanity.
"I was born in a family where girls have no education and I listen to them when they say there is a need for education", says Brahim Elaabdouli, regional manager Morocco.
We want to preserve the nomad culture and life by working together through self-development, increasing trade, collaborating with the world, and making basic life essentials easier such as water, education and earning a living.
123 237 56 40
(Only works in Sweden)
Problems?Contact us if you are having problems donating!
100 % guarantee100 % of your donations go to the project we fundraise for! Ask for a open book report! Company sponsors, please contact us victoria.ahlen(at)vilostradafoundation.com
Meet the people
FOUNDER, GENERAL MANAGER
REGIONAL MANAGER MOROCCO
DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
Regional Manager Spain
Theophilus Van Rensburg Lindzter
Manager of Crafts
Why Vilostrada Foundation
We want to be happy, smiling when then sun rises over a gorgeous mountain pass, when walking down to the garden to pick our own grown vegetables and singing in the rain.
We want them to feel gratitude for what they have.
We want them to meet challenges with an open mind with curiosity for the unknown and their choices to be made out of knowledge and wisdom.
We want them to see that life is a journey with lots of love and many helping hands.
We want them to know that world is their home and together we are all responsible to look after it for coming generations.
We changed our lives in August 2013 and moved to Spain. We decided to show them in action. We decided to begin in December 2013 when visiting a small mountain school in the Rif Mountains of northern Morocco. The journey for the pursuit of wisdom led us to the Sahara in December 2015. Welcome to join our journey. Welcome to our current project:
Tanmirt Education for Life.
Victoria and Joakim Ahlén