Update: Our Progress with the Rotary Global Grant

Dear supporters of APU, We wanted to give you a brief update on the progress that has been made on the work that was planned as a part of our $235,000 USD ($320,000 CAD) Global Grant from Rotary International The below are images of work that is taking place at APU as we speak. All Read more about Update: Our Progress with the Rotary Global Grant[…]

Take a look at our newest teacher’s house!

We’re excited to show you these pictures of one of our more recent construction projects—it’s a 2-bedroom single-unit house for teachers. Most of the teachers’ housing consists of large, 3-bedroom duplexes. However, as many of our teachers are single and do not have their families with them, smaller units like this have been designed to Read more about Take a look at our newest teacher’s house![…]

Students Planting Trees in Community

Primary Students Plant 400+ Trees in Community

Recently, we received a photo from Memory of the primary school students who have now planted upwards of 400 APU-grown trees in their local community. They are photographed here in front of the Nsalu police station whose grounds, Memory says, have been barren ever since it was first built. This station was once a scene Read more about Primary Students Plant 400+ Trees in Community[…]

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 cjohnson@pearsoncollege.ca, 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[…]