New Year’s Thanks

December 31st, 2015

As 2015 draws to a close we’d like to share a quote from one of our sponsored students (Felix Semu) writing to a donor shortly after his graduation from university: As the year is drawing to fade out, I Just wanted to tell you that It has been a year full of appreciation. It has […]

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Sewing Update 2015

December 30th, 2015

Below is an excerpt from Nettie Graulich’s Annual Report on the MCV Sewing Project. By Nettie Graulich   My work in Malawi is an adventure every day and I never tire of it. The program started in 2002 is ongoing and has become a model for vocational training in the developing world. So here is a […]

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Celebrating the Legacy of Jerry Turner

December 28th, 2015

Missed the 2015 MCV Newsletter in the mail? Read it here on the blog. We’ll be sharing other articles from the newsletter on the blog in the coming weeks. Find more newsletter articles here. In late September we received the sad news that Jerry Turner had passed away. Jerry is still known in Malawi for […]

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Matawere Village Profile

December 19th, 2015

Missed the 2015 MCV Newsletter in the mail? Read it here on the blog. We’ll be sharing other articles from the newsletter on the blog in the coming weeks. Find more newsletter articles here. As longtime donors know, MCV is NOT an orphanage. It is a village- based orphan care project. This means that aside […]

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Meet our new Deputy Director

December 17th, 2015

Missed the 2015 MCV Newsletter in the mail? Read it here on the blog. We’ll be sharing other articles from the newsletter on the blog in the coming weeks. Find more newsletter articles here. My name is Vincent Sisya. I joined the organization as Deputy Director in June. I am a holder of Bachelors of […]

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The Quick and the Slow

December 6th, 2015

Missed the 2015 MCV Newsletter in the mail? Read it here on the blog. We’ll be sharing other articles from the newsletter on the blog in the coming weeks. Find more newsletter articles here.  For Malawians, catastrophes are often just around the corner.  They come quickly, a child that dies overnight from Malaria, or they […]

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MCV by the Numbers

December 5th, 2015

Missed the 2015 MCV Newsletter in the mail? Read it here on the blog.  We’ll be sharing other articles from the newsletter on the blog in the coming weeks. 38 villages served 12,000+ program “graduates” since 1996 2,363 orphans currently registered 6+ orphans per household on average in 1996* 2 orphans per household on average in […]

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