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How to make a living…

During our trip we visited several graduates of the WeSeeHope vocational program. Here the children are identified by the village chief to be part of the program based on skill and the child’s background. All of these children are again orphans whose families are in a very difficult economic situation. The first girl we met, Memory, lost her father in …

Change starts with…. education

We visited three pre-schools during the trip, the first one about 2.5 hours out of Blantyre, and for me, the most impressive one. Situated at the village of Manjuwa and occupied by the Ngoni tribe, this is a school in its first year of operation that started in August 2017. Since a formal school building has not yet been built …

Field Visit to Malawi 2018

Only some hours left before I travel with a group of Qlik Supporters to visit WeSeeHope projects in Blantyre, Salima and Nkhoma, Malawi. We are going to experience the impact of the organization on the ground, being able to speak with the kids and young adults that receive our support. Three pre-schools for kids aged 2-5 years and three kids …

From Orphant to Tinsmith

Teach A Man To…: Yona’s Story (Malawi) “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.” There are no fish in this story, but there is a tinsmith. Earlier this year we met Yona, a young man who comes from a village near Balaka in …

Fundraising Kids for Kids

Imorgon börjar vår loppis Kids for kids! Vi tänkte att det jobbar ju en väldig massa småbarnsföräldrar på Qlik. Och som småbarnsförälder har man ett ständigt sjå att köpa nya kläder till sina små. Vi har hållit på i en månads tid och samlat in skridskor, overaller och cyklar, och nu är det snart dags att slå upp portarna. In …