APU Founder, Memory Mdyetseni, and student, Maness, had the wonderful opportunity to present at the Rotary Zone 24-32 Institute in Winnipeg on September 29-October 1st. There were 450+ participants, including 200+ past district governors, present an future, Rotary International President John F. Germ, two Rotary Foundation trustees, and two Rotary directors – including APU MEF Director Dean Rohrs. The Read more about APU Founder & Student at Rotary Zone Institute[…]
APU teacher, Wyson Ndhlovu, at the University of Lethbridge: Travelling halfway around the world to take classes in the University of Lethbridge’s Faculty of Education has opened Wyson Ndhlovu’s eyes to the possibilities. Now, he looks to bring this new world of potential to his homeland and create opportunities for the young Malawi girls he Read more about APU Teacher sees new possibilities through University of Lethbridge studies[…]
APU Founder and Executive Director, Christie Johnson, shared the story of APU at the AGM meeting of the Canadian Club’s Victoria branch. Local CHEK News covered the story.
APU Malawi Girls on the Move and APU-Graduate, Esther Mwale, made headlines in the Dawson Creek Mirror after another very successful Gala Dinner fundraiser organized by the Dawson Creek Interact Club, whose profound support over the past eight years has been instrumental to the success of the Atsikana Pa Ulendo Malawi Education Project and the students they have Read more about Dawson Creek Rotary Interact Club – Another Successful Gala Fundraiser![…]
Butchart Gardens hosts The Malawi Girls Garden Party CHEK News covered the fundraiser, which raised a phenomenal $35,000 in support of APU: “The spectacular Butchart Gardens hosts millions of visitors from around the world. This afternoon, it also hosted a special fundraiser – helping a school for young women in the African country of Malawi. This is Read more about Another Successful Garden Party at Butchart Gardens[…]
In response to the plight of extremely hungry families, APU (Girls on the Move) Girls’ School in Malawi has developed a project that will provide work—the building of a needed access road at the school—that will help families buy food. Your donation will be used for wages, which will enable these families to buy enough Read more about Food for Work – APU Famine Relief Project[…]
This is the video taken of Memory’s keynote address at the Rotary District 5360 Conference held in Lethbridge in 2014.
Progress by the Numbers • 15 year partnership with Memory • 9 years of operation • 5 graduation ceremonies • 382 girls have graduated • 375 – the number of APU graduates who have earned their MSCE Certificates. • 198 – the number of girls who would have earned their MSCE if APU were a Read more about Progress Report – Nine Successful Years[…]
We’re happy to share the most current enrolment statistics at APU, along with historical statistics. We’re well on our way to becoming completely self-sustaining. Thank you to all of our sponsors and supporters who have helped these girls get what they need to pursue their dreams. Year MEF Scholarships Local Scholarships Private Students Total Enrollment Read more about APU Enrolment Statistics[…]
In 2013, APU had WASRAG – Water and Sanitation Rotarian Action Group – come to APU to advise us on how to improve our water system. They drilled a very deep well and also had a solar pump and panels installed. It is this system that is currently keeping APU going, but with the growth of Read more about Water Expansion Project[…]