Are you ready to share your skills and time at a local organization in Africa? Let me introduce you to our local partner in Malawi.
Malawi is generally a green, lush country with plateaus, highlands and forests. The dominant feature is the rift valley, providing the vast area that Lake Malawi fills extending all the way to the south. In Blantyre, The Muskoka Foundation collaborates with the Kuunika Foundation, a community based organization that aspires to make a sustainable impact on children's rights and welfare with full community involvement.
Since 2007, The Kuunika Foundation continues to carve the way for a brighter future for the kids and families living in the villages in Chirimba, close to Blantyre.It is managed by a team of local community volunteers who implement the different programs and projects for the sustainability of the community.
Gardening and Agriculture. Sustainability is one of the benchmarks of KF. They are always looking for volunteers who can help them maintain and improve on food production for the children and community.
Livestock Management. KF has started a number of projects on animal husbandry to help supplement the food at the center. Some expert advice will be encourage sustainability of the program.
Health and Welfare. KF provides basic healthcare and training to the community on hygiene and welfare. You can help to train some of the staff to continue with this project.
Entrepreneurial Skills. Continuous training is required for the staff so they can continue to provide a great service to the community. You can share your skills in helping them to strategize their activities for major impact.
Photography. Start a camera drive and help the youth in Malawi learn a new skill in photography.
Other Opportunities. Education and IT skills, community involvement, vocational skills training.
Global Citizenship Program. Present a slideshow of your life, your hobbies and profession and journey to inspire and mingle with people in the community.
We are focused on leveraging your skills. If you have an idea for a workshop or another way to support this organization, Do Good as You Go will work with you to make this possible!