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Cafe in Addis Airport

27th March 2015: This year we have seven students from DIT (Dublin Institute of Technology) with us to do three weeks volunteering. Their task is a simple ask, just journey with the people wherever they settle. They can be involved in the factory or with the pump team,

Digging a Well in Malawi

Video by Lee Murray, DIT School of Computing, made on his recent 6 week trip to Malawi. This is what Lee says about his video: I travelled to Malawi in south east Africa to volunteer with an Irish charity called Wells for Zoë. I spent 6

wear the fox hat meet w4z DIT volunteers Elaine & Aisling

Wear the fox hat visit

We had a visit from Helene and Scott Cable from Surrey, England, of blog site www.wearthefoxhat.us. They are travelling and experiencing Africa at the moment and describe their trip as follows: We want to experience as much as possible of the real Africa and hope to travel extensively

VOLUNTEERING AWARDS

Volunteering AWARDS

7th June 2013: Today was the day when volunteering among Societies in DIT came under the spotlight. College President, Professor Brian Norton, presented awards to a diverse range of societies within the various colleges which are collectively called DIT, Dublin Institute of Technology, the largest third level

New Pump

New Pump

5th February 2013: New pump today at a school. Harisen Writes: John, The electricity went off before sending the details, here are the details; The pump is in Luwinga at Temwanani preschool Ungweru. GPS, 11*24.569, E 033*59.986 The well is 11.6m deep. Used by more than 320 people. Regards Another pic: This is a

W4Z Gathering

W4Z Gathering

16th November 2012: We celebrated 7 years of working in Mzuzu by inviting our volunteers with some friends and donors to a get together in DIT Kevin St. The idea was to meet and greet, remember, laugh, view what has happened over the years, eat a

A new well

This short video by Cassie Delaney of DIT shows the celebrations in a rural village in Malawi on the day a Wells for Zoë pump is installed. The pump is supplied by Wells for Zoë and produced in the W4Z factory in Luwinga, Malawi. The gathering of

The Last Supper for some DIT students

The Last Supper

16th April 2012: Tonight is the last sleep for seven of our volunteer students from the Dublin Institute of Technology DIT. They head for Lilongwe with Harisen in the morning at 5am and hope to arrive in Dublin at 7 pm on Wednesday, then back to

Ungweru & DIT

Meeting Ungweru

15th April 2012: Today our fourteen students had a get together with Ungweru youth for some food, chats and fun at their place in Luwinga. They had a great exchange of information and ideas and it is always a great occasion. The Ungweru group work in St

Volunteering the DIT way

Volunteering the DIT way

31 March 2012: Cassie took the shot and writes: Our Easter crew have all arrived safe and sound. Seven placements are here for six weeks and five media students are staying for three weeks to make a documentary. All under the guidance of old pro's Cassie and Sinéad.