The holiday season is over and most of us, if not all, are back to normal schedules again. It has been a
while since you last heard from your leadership. This is not normal, and we apologize. However, we
thought we should give everyone time to cool off after the end-of-year holidays and the January
hardships. So please, welcome back to the reality again!
On December 9th, 2018, among other things, we talked about getting the website back up, and giving
you info on membership fee for 2019. We are now pleased to inform you of the following:
1. The Website is now back up and running. In fact, you may read this message on the website.
2. Membership fee for 2019:
2.1. Fees are the same as last year: $60 for single and $100 for family. Payment period is normally
January to March. Kindly, we advise you to pay your membership fee before end of March
2.2. You can pay your membership fee in on of the five ways outlined below.
2.2.1.Cash. Hand it to any Tawichita Leader and get a receipt.
2.2.2.Check. Hand it to any Tawichita Leader and get a receipt, or mail it to Tawichita, P.O. Box
782142, Wichita, KS Zip 67278. You will get a receipt too.
2.2.3.CashApp to our Treasurer.
2.2.4.PayPal: Go to www.tawichita.org. Click on “RESOURCES”, choose “Membership
Join/Renew”. Choose the amount and click on “Pay Now” It will open up a PayPal page.
Login with your credentials and finalize the payment. If you do not have a PayPal account,
click on “Pay with Debit or Credit Card” link at the bottom, and proceed to make your
2.2.5.Direct deposite to Tawichita Bank Account. Meritrust Credit Union, Account Number
account name: Tanzania Association of Wichita
3. Bank balance. We inherited some amount from the old leadership. We want to make this open to all
members, but since this message is going to be on the website, we will post this on WhatsApp group
4. Our mega plan: We are planning to work on two things next month. We will need your help on both.
If we reach out to you, please, try to help where and when you can. We believe that if everyone of
you take a small responsibility, we will achieve big results as an organization. So very much rely on
your contribution. The two things that we will focus on in February are:
4.1. Recruiting new members: We need to reach out the old and prospective members and work
with them towards becoming full and active members. Volunteers will be much appreciated.
4.2. Building a list of Tawichita events and an annual timetable: We need to populate a list of events
and schedule them for the whole year. This may need a permanent committee, so we ask you
to volunteer to work on this committee.
5. General meeting: We are planning to hold a general meeting as soon as the cold weather dies out.
Please, start giving out ideas on the agenda, style of the meeting, etc. We are open to ideas. It is
your meeting, so feel free to shape it in any way.
Membership Fee for a single person is $60 per year and $100 for a family per year.
All fees are due on March 1st.
To avoid penalties please make your payment before March 1st.
You can pay your membership fee by:
1. Cash or Check directly to any TaWichita leader
3. Bank deposit. (any branch of Meritrust Bank)
Effective October 5, 2016, USCIS has increased the validity period for initial or renewal Employment Authorization Documents for asylum applicants from one year to two years. Applicants with pending asylum claims file Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization under category (c)(8). This change applies to all (c)(8)-based applications that are pending as of October 5, 2016 and all such applications filed on or after October 5, 2016.
More information Go to USCIS
NORWALK, Conn. -- Lunda Asmani joined others in remembering the 9/11 terror attacks in a memorial service in front of Norwalk City Hall.
He's just four weeks into his new job as the city's director of management and budgets after moving from Newton, Kan., and vividly remembers the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
"(I was) was so many miles away at the time from New York in Kansas, but it was just a national tragedy," Asmani said.
He moved to the United States in 1998 from his native Tanzania to do graduate work at Wichita State and was working as an intern with a county government in 2001. Asmani and other interns were assigned to work with elementary school children in the county to help them create a mural of their art work in the weeks after the attacks.
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Employer: City of Newton
Job Title: Accountant
Salary: $19.160 hr
Under the direction of the Assistant Finance Director, the employee in this position performs professional work in budget/financial analysis. This position participates in the preparation of the annual budget and assists the Assistant Finance Director in the financial planning of the city. The successful employee will perform professional, technical and administrative functions.
Works within established financial policies and guidelines in order to accomplish the financial goals, objectives, and programs of the city;
Participates in the annual city budgetary process;
Assists with financial/budgetary presentations to the City Commission and other groups as needed and/or assigned;
Assists with preparations of financial data studies;
Assist departmental operating and capital budgets; analyzing operating practices and procedures;
Forecast revenues and expenditures; analyze futures needs of city departments;
All accounting/financial work for Wholesale Water District/Public Building Commission on a monthly basis. May be required to attend and participate in bi-annual board meetings;
Assist with year-end closing;
Develops recommendation to assist management in selecting alternatives and determining priorities; ensures accuracy of all figures included in reported performance measures;
Assist in preparation of annual financial reports; develops and prepares worksheets, graphs and pamphlets in response to the public need for additional information.
Experience: Two years of financial administrative experience in local government preferred. Two years exposure to departmental or organization-wide strategic and financial experience or any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, abilities and competencies.
Education: Bachelor degree in accounting. A Certified Public Accountant is preferred.
Skills: Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of accounting and public finance. thorough knowledge of current approved principles and standard practices of budgetary accounting. thorough knowledge of City Government structure is preferred. thorough knowledge of office procedure including filing, internal communications, and micro-computer operation. Good oral, written, and public speaking abilities are essential. should be able to use up-to-date word processing, spreadsheet, and data base software and apply it to job functions. Must be able to type and have keyboarding skills. Excellent oral and written and interpersonal communication skills.
Must qualify to be bonded.
Physical Requirements: Ability to perform sedentary physical work and ability to occasionally lift and carry up to 25 pounds; ability to stand, walk, sit, bend, pull and perform similar body movements; possesses hand/eye/foot coordination adequate to operate a computer, calculator, printer, and other office equipment, and operate a vehicle; ability to talk and hear in person, by telephone and to give directions and make presentations; ability to see and read reports and data.
The City of Newton is an EEO/ADAA employer.
Vacancy Number: 700-01-01
Open Date: 2/28/2014 12:00:00 AM
Close Date: 3/21/2014 11:59:00 PM
Mgombea Ubunge kwa tiketi ya CCM katika uchaguzi mdogo jimbo la Kalenga Godfrey Mgimwa, akizungumza na kuomba kura kwa wakazi wa mji Ifunda mapema leo jioni katika mkutano wa uzinduzi wa kampeni za CCM uliofanyika leo, kwenye Uwanja wa Chuo Cha Ifunda, Iringa Vijijini.
Baadhi ya wananchi na wanachama wa CCM wakiwa kwenye mkutano wa uzinduzi wa kampeni za uchaguzi mdogo jimbo la Kalenga,Iringa .
Baadhi ya Wanahabari wakiwa kwenye mkutano wa uzinduzi wa kampeni za uchaguzi mdogo jimbo la Kalenga,Iringa .
Naibu Katibu Mkuu wa CCM, Bara Mwigulu Nchemba akizungumza na wakazi wa kijiji cha Ifunda mapema leo,wakati wa mkutano uzinduzi wa kampeni za CCM uliofanyika leo, kwenye Uwanja wa Chuo Cha Ifunda, Iringa Vijijini.
Mkutano wa uzinduzi wa kampeni za CCM ukiendeleo mapema leo jioni,kwenye Uwanja wa Chuo Cha Ifunda, Iringa Vijijini.PICHA NA MICHUZIJR-IRINGA.