Welcome to The Tess Foundation

The Tess Foundation pledges to work in partnership to help Sub-Saharan African countries achieve Sustainable Healthcare Development Goals (SDGs) 3&4– which outlines several health and education -specific targets. This builds on the tremendous progress made by the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and will help address the growing need for more equitable and sustainable developments to promote inclusive economic growth and social development, thereby benefiting rural communities across sub-Saharan Africa.

The Tess Foundation is a 501(c) 3 grassroots organization incorporated in the states of  New Jersey, USA by a group of professionals with the aim of enabling community development by utilizing state-of-the-art technology to improve access to quality healthcare and education across Sub-Saharan Africa.We provide community based solutions to rural African communities in commitment to United Nations sustainable development goals 2030.

We support the development of rural communities in a sustainable and socially responsible way that helps eradicate poverty by implementing programs that are effective, measurable and sustainable through strategic partnerships.


Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

It takes a whole village to raise a child.

African Proverb

Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand. It is the greatest gift anyone can give.