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Namitalala Project Launch

It was a colorful scene in the Michiru Mountains. The whole village ran out and gathered at Namitalala primary school. Flags and balloons were not the only things that added color to the arid environment. Children in their green school uniform and brightly colored mouth masks were anxiously waiting for the ‘cars from the city’. A rarity in this area, some 19 km. beyond Chileka...

NBM Plc donates to Stephanos Foundation

National Bank of Malawi on 22nd September 2017 donated assorted items worth 5 million kwacha to Stephanos Foundation in Blantyre. The items included 254 chairs,206 plastic buckets 500 sanitary pads and 71 travelling bags. National Bank of Malawi’s Company Secretary, Zunzo Mitole said that National Bank of Malawi believes that the children are the future of the country, therefore, the need for...

Stephanos Foundation bids farewell to one of its long serving members

“Stephanos Foundation, on 27 February 2020 bade farewell to one of its long serving members, Mrs Coby Maida. Mrs Coby Maida has retired from service after about 30 years of working with Stephanos Foundation. She has worked in various capacities and when retiring she was Board Secretary for the Foundation. The ceremony was graced by different dignatories and the guest of honour was the...

Stephanos hands over classroom block

Stephanos Foundation on Friday handed over a four-classroom block and an office block worth K22 million to Khombwe Primary School at Chileka in Blantyre Rural West Constituency Speaking during the handover ceremony, Stephanos Foundation executive director Clifford Kuyokwa said they embarked on the project after conducting a needs assessment in the area. “We are doing so many projects, from education...

Stephanos Foundation holds open day

Blantyre-based childcare centre, Stephanos Foundation, on Friday organised an open day to show communities around Chileka what the centre is doing. Stephanos Executive Director, Clifford Kuyokwa, underscored the need for the corporate world to help the institution in ensuring that children grow into responsible citizens. Kuyokwa said, over the years, the centre has helped to provide education to vulnerable children...

Stephanos vocational graduates 50 youths

Stephanos Vocational Training School on Friday graduated 50 youths in various disciplines. The youths, who were the third cohort to be sponsored by Malawi Lake Basin Programme (MLBP), were trained in electrical and solar installation, designing and tailoring, carpentry and bricklaying and textile and fashion design. Speaking in an interview on the sidelines of the ceremony, one graduand Leonard Chioko,...

The impact of floods in Chikwawa through SDGs lens

The torrential rains that hit a total of 14 districts in Malawi have left communities in Chikwawa more vulnerable to poverty. Stephanos Foundation a Christian charity organization headquartered in Netherlands rolled out several projects in Chikwawa to ensure that communities are on a path to get out of poverty as in line with SDG goal number 1, ‘End poverty in...