Tanzania Christian Clinic (TCC) is a subsidiary of a larger umbrella organization, Tanzania Christian Services, Inc (TCS). Tanzania Christian Services is a not-for-profit, non-government organization (NGO) incorporated in Tanzania in 2007. The charter of TCS allows for the organization, oversight, and operation of various Christian-based service organizations. Examples of such organizations include health care facilities, schools, orphanages, agricultural ministries and other such works. As the first ministry of TCS, construction of Tanzania Christian Clinic was started in February, 2008. TCC opened for patient care in March, 2009.