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Our Charity began on WhatsApp

NEWS | CHARITY | By Noel Mkwaila It is a fact that most social media enthusiasts, the youths in Malawi use the platforms mostly for informal tasks, you talk of chatting with buddies, updating their profiles about their life events and what have you. Of course, a cross section of it uses it to connect with business and potential business ...

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Extra Mile Aids Mpamba Health Center with PPE Materials

NEWS | CHARITY By Franco Mwachande Jnr Communities around Mpamba Health Centre in Nkhata-Bay have commended Extra Mile Development Foundation (EMDEF) for donating personal protective equipment (PPE) for health workers at the facility recently. EMDEF, a non-profit health organization that focuses on uplifting the status quo of marginalized communities in various spheres of life, made the donation amid the Covid_19 ...

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CRECCOM EMPOWERS AGYW OUT OF SCHOOL GIRLS CLUBS ON LEGAL CLINICS IN CHIKWAWA DISTRICT

NEWS | N.G.O By Lonjezo Idrissa Through its Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW) project, which is funded by Global Fund through ActionAid, Creative Center for Community Mobilization (CRECCOM) conducted legal clinic interface meetings with members of AGYW out of school club’s Development Committee in Livunzu Education Zone at Gangu Village, Traditional Authority (T/A) Makhwira in Chikwawa district. The meeting ...

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COMMUNITIES IN ZOMBA BENEFITS FROM CRECCOM’S HEALTH COMMUNICATION FOR LIFE PROJECT

NEWS | COMMUNITY | N.G.O By Lonjezo Idrissa Through its Health Communication for Life (HC4L) project funded by USAID through FHI360 that is being implemented in Zomba, Mulanje, Machinga, Mangochi, Balaka, Dowa, Mchinji, Lilongwe, Kasungu and Ntcheu districts around Malawi, Creative Centre for Community Mobilization (CRECCOM) distributed health service materials to radio listening clubs and youth clubs at T/A Mlumbe ...

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25-YEAR-OLD TO RUN 49 KM IN AID OF MZ ORPHANAGE

NEWS | CHARITY | HEALTH By Chisomo Chimenya 25-year-old graphic designer and registered nurse midwife with Nurses Council of Malawi, Atusaye Kamanga, is set to defy the odds by daring to run a 49.2 Kilometre distance from Mzuzu to Nkhata-Bay to raise funds for cash strapped Mzuzu Nursery Crisis. Atusaye said the idea came having noted how financially dilapidated the ...

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YONECO EMPOWERS MENTAL HEALTH CLIENTS

NEWS | CHARITY | N.G.O By Lonjezo Idrissah “It is high time societies embraced mentally challenged people and motivate them just like any ‘normal’ human being.” Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) Mental Health Assistant, Alex Mbewe made the call when his organization in conjunction with Zomba Mental Hospital Medical Specialists, visited some selected villages around Traditional Authority Mlumbe in Zomba ...

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POLY STUDENT SHOWERS PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS

NEWS | EDUCATION By Franco Mwachande Jnr Barely less than a month after a female youthful, Mervis Maigwa had bailed out underprivileged pupils, another noble female citizen, Towera Ngwira has followed suit. 22-year-old Towera, a fourth year Environmental Science student at the Malawi Polytechnic has awarded 21 star performers at Mlambalala primary school in Blantyre. Through her organization, Extra mile ...

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OTHAKARHAKA FOUNDATION BAILS OUT MJ WOMAN

NEWS | CHARITY By Franco Mwachande Jnr “Vulnerable women who have been affected by natural disasters are prone to further exploitation if immediate action is not done to bail them out of their mishaps.” The sentiments were made recently when Othakarhaka Foundation, handed over a house worthy K1,250,000  to a 38-year old widow Doreen Molesi who was affected by stormy ...

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POMSA DONATES TO DEDZA PRISON INMATES

NEWS | CHARITY By Hawa Juma As part of Islamic faith lifting goal in the holy month of Ramadan, Polytechnic Muslim Students Alumni-POMSA, on the first date of June donated assorted items to Muslim inmates at Dedza Prison. The ex-Polytechnic students donated items like soap, rice, and salt among others. Needs and wants that inmates across the country strive so ...

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DJ WAYNE AND PROVOICE GIVES HOPE TO DIABETES PATIENTS

NEWS | CHARITY By Langson Kalua Junior It is not all about Music for Malawi’s urban talents, dancehall icon Provoice and a renowned colourful club Disc Jockey (DJ) Wayne as they have issued courage for the country’s diabetes patients with their newly launched initiative, Hand to Hand Initiative (HHI). HHI aims at giving awareness about the silent killer disease (condition) ...

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