Posts Tagged ‘malawi education’

Motherwell (Scottish) volunteers help build Classrooms for Malawi

Posted on 22 Aug 2013 at 7:24am

A group from Motherwell were among a team of volunteers who helped build and renovate 16 classrooms for Malawi schoolchildren in just two weeks.

James Kelly, Fr Stephen Reilly and Tony and Barbara Begley travelled with a group of 27 volunteers to the impoverished South-East African country to work for the charity, Classrooms for Malawi.

The non-denominational charity were established in 2012, with the aim of improving the basic teaching environment for Malawi children by building and refurbishing classrooms.

The charity believe education…

Madonna ask fans to donate to “Raising Malawi” for her 55th birthday

Posted on 17 Aug 2013 at 10:18am

Happy birthday to Madonna, who turned 55 on Friday. Although she certainly doesn’t need it, the queen of pop now qualifies for a multitude of senior discounts around town.

In lieu of gifts, Madge is encouraging fans to celebrate by donating to Raising Malawi, the organization she founded in 2006 committed to bringing an end to the extreme poverty and hardship endured by Malawi’s 1 million orphans and vulnerable children.

On her Intagram, she wrote this: “Thank u all for your #birthday love! Help me celebrate my birthday, by donating to Raising Malawi to support the work of one of my Heroes, Pediatric Surgeon Dr. Eric Borgstein: Revolution…

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