Jennifer and Joseph Kigunda, founders and directors of the Tania Centre, have been educating and working with the deaf and Maasai communities in Kenya for 30 years.  Joseph has worked with the Kenyan Ministry of Education to standardize Kenyan sign language and promote its use around the country.  The Kigundas also helped to found the Karen Technical Training Institute for the Deaf, Kenya’s first post-secondary school for deaf students.