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Aol Monster Volunteer day

11th May 2017: Roseanne Dolan, one of our Board members, is a software engineer with Aol in Dublin. She has enlisted the help of a large number of her work colleagues, from all over the world to spend their Monster Volunteer day working for Wells for...

Moira’s Well

24th March 2017: This well is sponsored by a 92 year old Lady in the UK. She heard about our wells from Br Michael, the prior of the St. John of God Community in Mzuzu Her most generous gift has made so many villagers happy today, as their...

208 people near the lake

18th September 2016: The district in Nkhata Bay, the area is Kandezo and the village Mjoma, 56 km from the factory. This was a day for two pumps for over 400 villagers, YIPPEE The well is 3.3 meters deep with 2.1 meters of water The 208 people were using...

Biya area 248 villagers

15th September 2016: Sometimes I have to shake myself into believing that our Malawian workers can utterly change the lives of 248 of the poorest villagers in a a short space of time, like minutes, not with a magic wand, but a few plastic pipes, some...

220 villagers, 1 pump

14th September 2016: The area is Kazandu and the village of Peter Msofi is 13 km from the factory. The well is 4.0 meters deep and it has 1.9 meters of water. The furthest of the 220 villagers has to walk 35 minutes to get clean water, which...

Cabbage on the farm

26th August 2016: We constantly research, open pollinated seeds, from all over the World on our farm in Lusangazi, to see when and how they grow best. The seeds for this cabbage came from The Organic Centre, Rossinver, County Leitrim who are so generous and supportive to us. Maybe...

128 Happy people

11th August 2016: The area is Kazando about 15 kilometres from the factory, in the village of Aaron Theu. 128 villagers will use this 4.27 meter deep well. The farther distance to walk will be 900 meters which is outside our limit of 500 meters, so...

Bikers to our aid

3rd August 2016 People regularly ask us how do we manage to fund all we do in Malawi and my answer is how much time do you have, because our funding comes form an amazing array of supporters all over the world, who make such an...

59th Wedding Anniversary. Wow!

28th July 2016: This was the village of Msofi in the Kazando area The well depth is 3.7 meters with 1.4 meters of water. The distance from the farthest household will be 500 meters, for the 127 people served, who were using an open pond. Preschool and  primary school...

Celebrating with clean water: A Jubilee Well

26th July 2016: Jubilee Well   Br Michael Newman is a Brother of St John of God currently working in the Hospitaller mission in Malawi. This year – he celebrated with his Brothers – a significant milestone in his religious life – namely 50 years as a Brother of...

A wedding Present

26th July 2016: Pat and Bryan – Wedding Day Gift. Pat and Bryan in their mid 60s – got married on April 2nd 2016 in Teeside in the North East of England. Family and friends gathered to celebrate – and after going to St Patrick’s Church – the...

Tino and our 36th trip to Malawi

9th November 2015: We head off to Malawi on Friday November 13th for another three weeks. This will be my 36th visit, Mary missed the last one because of this little man, who then couldn't wait to be born before I returned. Mary was packing her bag and...