Category Archives: General interest

An update on the Women’s Co-op Groups!

One of the founders of Malambo Grassroots, Jocelyn Banyard, was recently in Zambia and sent us through this lovely update on how the Income Generation projects with the Women’s Co-op Groups are doing! Read on… “Dear All, We just completed … Continue reading

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Workshops at Ngoma Dolce Music Academy- Lovely Thank you’s!

We’ve received some really great letters from students who attended a workshop at the Ngoma Dolce Music Academy. The letters speak for themselves!

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Catherine’s Run for Malambo Grassroots!

We’ve put all of Catherine’s posts into one spot for you to read all about her training for her amazing feat of running 50km for Malambo Grassroots! We can’t thank you enough, Catherine! January 28 Remember Catherine? Our fearless runner … Continue reading

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The Training Continues..well, sort of….

A training update from Catherine…well, sort of…. A small step back….. With regards to this week’s training, not much to say really. A disappointing slow week due to a pulled calf muscle last Sunday. Stayed off the legs all week, … Continue reading

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50kms for Malambu School, Zambia!

50kms for Malambu School, Zambia! Yes, Catherine is at it again! On March 16th 2013, Catherine will be running her first ULTRA run for Malambo Grassroots….the Chuckanut 50kms in Washington State. After her successful performance in Portland in 2011, she … Continue reading

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Detailed Hand-Work Puts Charm Into African Pieces

Read below an excerpt from a piece in the November 2012 issue of the Kootenay Quilters’ Day Guild Newsletter. The article focuses on the work of one of the founding members of Malambo Grassroots with the women’s group in Zambia! … Continue reading

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A great 103 miles!

At the end of September, Geoff Cross rode for Malambo Grassroots in the 103 mile Levi’s GranFondo cycling event. Geoff had a great ride finishing 80th out of the thousands of participants! Thank you so much, Geoff, for your support! … Continue reading

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103 Miles for Malambo Grassroots!

Much like kids all over the world, children in Zambia dream of having a beautiful bicycle to ride. So when Geoff Cross, one of our supporters offered to  ride for Malambo Grassroots at this year Levi’s Granfondo cycling event, to … Continue reading

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A Letter from Harriet!

Income generation is an important part of our community development work in Zambia. Below, read a letter from Harriet to you, our donors and community.  Malambo Grassroots gave Harriet, who is from the Monze area, the equivalent of $40 earlier … Continue reading

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Kids at the Window: Art fundraiser: W.Vancouver Sunday 9th September 2012

Malambo Grassroots will be selling crafts made by the Malambo and Lusumpuko women at the upcoming Ukama Arts fundraiser. 100% of proceeds will go directly back into Malambo Grassroots projects in Zambia. The art on display and on sale will, … Continue reading

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