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Appeal for Women affected by Cyclone Freddy

Cyclone Freddy hit Malawi earlier this month and caused much damage and devastation including in Blantyre where our women's groups are based.  15 of our women have had their houses damaged: walls washed away for example.  We are appealing for money to help them.  Read more...


Chifundo UK Newsletter December 2022

This newsletter containing a summary of the work in 2022 of Chifundo UK and Chanasa in Malawi was sent by email to all our supporters on 17 December 2022.  Click Here to read the newsletter...

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2022 Christmas Craft Fair Enjoyed by All

Chifundo UK held its 2022 Christmas Craft Fair yesterday, 20 November 2022, at Hoole United Reform Church in Chester.  For more and to see more photos Click Here...


Fundraising Coffee Morning Raises over £500

Chifundo UK held a fundraising Coffee Morning on Saturday 24 Septemeber 2022 at Hoole Community Church in Chester.  Just over £ 500 was raised to support the work of Chifundo UK with women and girls in Malawi.  Read more...


Christmas Craft Fair 2021 our Best Ever

Chifundo UK held its regular Christmas Craft Fair on Saturday 20 November 2021 at Hoole Community Church in Chester.

26 stalls were in attendance.  There was a steady flow of people.  It was a great success, perhaps our best ever craft fair.


Lotus Project at Chisawani School

During June and July 2021 Chisawani school has received the Lotus Project.  260 girls received packs and training on Menstrual Health Management from some of the Chanasa Group leaders.  Read more...


Barrel arrives in Malawi

The latest barrel has arrived at Soche East in Blantyre.  It left Chester on 7 April 2021 and went in a container with many others and other items, travelled by sea to a port in Namibia, and then by truck across land until it reached Malawi.  Read more...


Sewing Machines for Mothers' Groups

Schools in Malawi have groups of mothers who meet at the school.  As part of delivering the Lotus Project the mothers are trained to make the reusable sanitary pads and are provided with sewing equipment and some materials.  We recently provided three of the schools with a treadle sewing machine each for this purpose.  Read more...