Biography of Ms. Connie Sivaly
This beautiful woman is the Founder and Director of Comfort Care Foundation Inc. Connie Sivaly was born in Tanzania and raised in a caring, hardworking Christian family with twelve (12) other siblings. Connie is the very proud mother of three (3) boys, John Mark, Timothy, and Christian. Her main motivation for this vision came from God, Christian teachings from her parents, and other leading community elders back in Tanzania. Connie is also Chair of the Comfort Care Foundation Inc. Board of Directors.
Isaiah 40:1 and Micah 6:8, Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you” declares the Lord. “Plans to prosper you and not to harm you plans to give you hope and a future.”
Connie has a strong passion for education and social justice, working in both State and Federal
Government positions for eighteen (18) years. She has witnessed both her parents working very hard to make sure that all of their children can experience and receive the best education they can offer, leading their children to financial independence in life.
Dad always said, “I have no other inheritance to give you but education”
Obeying her father’s teachings Connie worked very hard from her early primary school years right up until she was blessed to gain a scholarship from Geneva, Switzerland which took her to New Zealand in 1996 for further studies in Tertiary education.
Incredibly, Connie has managed to accomplish an astounding three (3) University Masters Degrees, MPhil, two (2) Advanced Diplomas, a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment and is currently doing her PhD at Monash University on the topic of Down-Skilling African Migrants Down under A Case for Economic Participation.
Connie possesses a clear vision of direction with her main aim in Australia being able to plan, provide and deliver services for the homeless, run support groups for men and women; including victims of domestic violence and disadvantaged young people.
In Tanzania, the goal is to build a ‘Comfort Technical/High School’ and help the poor and the
Achievements of Education
PhD Candidate (Monash University)
Masters of Educational Leadership
Masters of Industrial Relations Human Resources Management
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Educational Administration)
Bachelor of Ministries (Arts)
Diploma in Case Management
Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment
Public Servant and Teaching
Connie has worked in both State and Federal government departments for over 18 years and resined in Oct 2019 to for the CCF full time
Taught at Monash University, Western Sydney University, Mt Meru & Tumaini Universities (in Tanzania), and Meadowbank TAFE NSW
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With lots of love & and care
“Because We Care”