See the news article by Lameck Masina posted December 6, 2017 on Voice of Africa News. Click here for the original article, titled “After Avoiding Early Marriage, Malawi Woman Provides Free Education to Rural Girls.” Full-text of the article is available below: LILONGWE, MALAWI — Atsikana Pa Ulendo (APU) is a symbol of hope for girls Read more about Voice of Africa News article on APU[…]
Listen to the recent interview with APU Co-Founder Memory Chadzeza, who is joined by Co-Founder Christie Johnson and Lead Project Engineer Henry Mdyetseni.
Watch APU-MEF Founder and Executive Director Christie Johnson speak to APU Teachers on one of her recent visits to our school.
Here’s a short video taken by one of our APU alumna following the school’s Monday morning assembly. It’s an impressive sight to see all of our girls and their enthusiasm for learning (on a Monday morning, no less!).
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![…]
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[…]
APU Malawi Education Foundation would like to welcome Michele Parkin to our Board of Directors, joining us in early 2018. Michele has served as a senior leader in post-secondary education for 14 years, and is presently the Associate Vice-President, Faculty Relations and Academic Administration at University of Victoria. She is trained as a lawyer and Read more about Welcome to our new Board Member, Michele Parkin[…]
Since opening the school in 2008, we have set our scholarships at $1000 per student per year. We are now finding that this is not enough to cover the cost of some of the additional expenses that our scholarship girls struggle to pay. These expenses include personal bedding ($60), 2 complete sets of the school Read more about Notice to 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 email@example.com, 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[…]