About the Partnership

The Partnership's History

Officially begun in 1987 as a synod to synod program with a primary focus on educating pastors for the rapidly growing Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania, the Bega Kwa Bega companion relationship with the Iringa Diocese has evolved into a grassroots movement. To learn more about the history of Bega Kwa Bega, visit our History page.


Companion Congregations

Shoulder to shoulder and hand in hand, this is how Bega Kwa Bega has grown. Its strength lies in the grassroots network of relationships that links congregations and communities of faith across continents. To see a list of companion congregations, visit our Companion Congregations page.



Looking to contact your cluster leader or a Bega Kwa Bega staff member? Visit our contact page for a complete listing.



Wondering who guides the Bega Kwa Bega relationship? Visit our leadership page for more information.