New Students in Need of Sponsors

May 27, 2017: Over 300 students arrived at APU this morning to write entrance exams. If you are interested in sponsoring one of these young ladies, please contact Executive Director Christie Johnson at, or visit our Sponsorship Page. Sponsorship costs $85/month or $1000 per year. Please help these young ladies become the next change makers in Read more about New Students in Need of Sponsors[…]

APU Graduates Get Accepted to University!

Congratulations to the 23 APU graduates from our 2016 graduating class for being selected for UNIVERSITY! We are all so very proud of your accomplishments! Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources Bertha Kachidutwsa – Bachelor of Science in Animal Science Memory Kadewere – Bachelor of Science in Soil Science Joy Mwale – Bachelor of Read more about APU Graduates Get Accepted to University![…]

An Interview with APU Co-Founder, Memory Mydetseni’s

Although this article was written back in 2015, we wanted to share it with you. It highlights what a fantastic role model that Memory is for our girls at APU: by Caroline Somanji, The Nation, January 11 2015 She embarked on a journey to establish a prestigious institution in one of the rural settings in the Read more about An Interview with APU Co-Founder, Memory Mydetseni’s[…]

Rotarians helping to empower female students in Malawi

Rotarian Barrie Orich joined APU Director & Rotarian Pat Kiloran on his tour to our school in November of 2016. The following article highlights some of the trip, in addition to sharing some of the wonderful pictures taken by Pat while in Malawi. BY SCHNARR, J.W. ON JANUARY 29, 2017. City club working with African school J.W. Read more about Rotarians helping to empower female students in Malawi[…]

Executive Director’s 2016 Annual Report

On November 22nd, Christie Johnson, Executive Director of APU Malawi Education Foundation, presented the following report on the progress of the school and of APU MEF as a Charitable Organization: AGM Nov 2016 Executive Director’s Report Atsikana Pa Ulendo, Malawi Education Foundation states that we ‘give girls a choice’, and that we ‘give girls a voice’.  Read more about Executive Director’s 2016 Annual Report[…]

APU Featured in Rotary Canada Magazine

The successes of APU were recently featured in the October 2016 publication of RotaryCanada magazine in an article titled “10-year tenure: APU Malawi has made great strides” by Paul Engleman, following his interview with APU Founder and Executive Director Christie Johnson. We thank RotaryCanda and Paul Engleman for their interest in helping us share the phenomenal Read more about APU Featured in Rotary Canada Magazine[…]

APU Founder & Student at Rotary Zone Institute

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 sees new possibilities through University of Lethbridge studies

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[…]