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A new Month - pump lathe

A new Month

1st October 2014: A new month in the factory brings a new team. Don't know their names yet but they are on-it. Stephen and Alepher recruited them to fix one of our lathes that hadn't been fully functional since its arrival 7 years ago. Something I note is that

Staff Meeting

17th Sept 2014: A report from Alepher: Date: 17/09/2014 Venue: Lusangazi farm GENERAL STAFF MEETING AGENDA • Review of farm • Review of factory • Duties and responsibilities of workers 1. Openning prayer The meeting started with a prayer by Wezzie Nyirenda 2. Introduction All the workers did self introduction and they mentioned their duties and responsibilities 3.

Pumps

16th Sept 2014: This is Robert, in the factory, making valves for the pumps. Big push on to reach this year's target. 627 pumps in the factory now, awaiting new homes!!

Pump Store

18th August 2014: It's getting closer to completion. Now to get all the completed pumps out of the factory, numbered and stored away. It's great to see the place finally organised.

Sixteen pumps

Sixteen pumps

14th March 2014: On Sunday next we have the spot on the Aol.com as Cause of the Day. To support the effort in fundraising we have decided to challenge ourselves to install 16 pumps on March 16th. Malawi Broadcasting Corporation have agreed to film the event which will

Training

Training

3rd March 2014: This is part of a 29 strong group who came to the factory. Many traveled up to 25 km and some arrived at 7.30. They represented 11 preschools in a cluster and in the course of the day elected a king dog governing or

Malawi Board

Review of 2013

2013 in Review Thanks to all of you, who donated over 90,000 Euro, and thanks to the Malawian people who managed to do so much with about 60,000 Euro that we spent. The income relied on the generosity of so many of you and the achievements

Harisen the Teacher

Harisen the Teacher

5th September 2013: In Wells for Zoë, Malawi, Harisen is the boss. He was our first employee, even before there was any real job. He was part-time, temporary and voluntary. He is a real boss, because he knows everything and can do everything. Here you see him in Salima,

New Sign

New Sign

10th June 2013: This is the new sign Christopher painted on the entrance gate to the factory. The two dots are missing from the E, but round 2 will get that. We have been a long time without a sign but a long threatening

Pump Making

Pump Making

4th February 2013: This is Harisen on one of our lathes, in our factory in Luwinga, Mzuzu, making parts for our pumps. We use only materials manufactured in Malawi, except for the S.S bar. Pump making is an important function in our role in Malawi. We are

Another well ready

Another well ready

30th October 2012: Again, no GPS or details!! This is Alfred, from the factory, finishing off the building and ready for the pump tomorrow. More happy people!

Installing a pump

Firing Bricks

24 September 2012:  I arrived today at the Taweni farmers co-op to find the group firing 25.000 bricks for a new house on this 23 acre farm. I was taking them to look at a new version of our water pump which has the ability to pump