Successful Outcomes!

In partnership with Stichting Mwabuka (our on-the-ground partner organisation in Zambia) we have completed some fantastic projects!

Education:

  • Built additional classrooms for Malambu School
  • Have connected Malambu School to electricity!
  • Helped bring water to Katulumba School and community (Siavonga)
  • Have supported 100’s of high-school students through our scholarship program
  • Shipped 100 musical instruments, and a multitude of music supplies from CDs, to reeds, to music stands to Ngoma Dolce Music Academy!
  • Have a created a scholarship for music students at Ngoma Dolce Music Academy
  • Funded a wonderful project for the St Vincent de Paul students – painting a mural on the wall that surrounds their school
  • Help build and stock school rooms with books, and kitchen supplies
  • Built a school kitchen
  • Built drop toilets for students
  • Repaired the original 2-room government school built in the mid-1940s (Malambu School)
  • Put together funds for: pencils, books, chalkboards, desks for students, tables and chairs for teachers
  • Built a science room, library, computer room, and housing for teachers
  • Started a pre-school

Income Generating and Community Projects:

  • Shipped medical equipment for several hospitals, and school supplies for our three schools
  • Started several income generation projects: rug-hooking, papier-mâché bowls, beaded art
  • Started a small chicken business
  • Have started a scholarship program for at-risk students at St. Vincent de Paul, for both students attending the school, and former students continuing their education
  • Organized community discussion with guest speakers about important cultural and day to day issues.  The talks are in the local language and broadcast on local radio
  • Planted trees

And we have had a lot of fun in the process as well!
Read more about our latest projects here!