Uzima International, a 501c3, was founded by Mulekye Therese Mukoko in 2005. She is Congolese by origin and American by choice. Her compassion for people brought her all the way from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Africa to United States of America. “Mukoko” as she prefers to be called, means symbol of “Peace” in her Songie native language.

Read more about Mulekye Therese Mukoko

Our Challenges, Our Goals:

Public Health

Special Education



Our Current Challenge:
New shoes

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Future information about the Democratic Republic of Congo

NEW: Africa Malaria Day - action or bombast?

We can accept checks (payable Uzima International).
Uzima International's tax exempt ID number is 17053276023005. Uzima International is registered in the state of Maryland (copy of official registration).

Companies or individuals wishing to make tax deductible donations can send checks to:

PO box 117
Hyattsville, MD 20782

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