Strategic planning for Tanzania Volunteer Service Movement (TVSM)

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Southern New Hampshire University
Tanzania Volunteer Service Movement (TVSM) is a volunteer Community Based Organization (CBO) Trust is a registered Non - Governmental Organization (NGO) under the trustees incorporating ordinance cap 375 o f the law of the United Republic of Tanzania. TVSM was established in July, 1999 dealing with case management services for person with HIV/AIDS , Orphanage, Governance, Voter education, Home Based Nursing Program (HBNSP) Journalism studies and Youth on a voluntary approach. The project aimed at preparing and completing TVSM Strategic Plan ^Methods used to collect primary data were; brainstorming, focus group, interviews, and self administered questionnaires. Secondary data was obtained from CBO reports, brochures and other relevant literatures. The project findings were analyzed by using Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) which revealed lack of clear articulated plan for the TVSMMure . Hence a seven session basic training was carried out to empower CBO members with skill, knowledge and ability (SKA) in accomplishing the SP by outlining its five years (2008-2012) strategic direction through setting goals and priorities. (Author abstract)