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Project information


In Akosombo, the training schools and the community centre needs Tables,Chairs, Computers, Sewing Machine. The programme is to furnish the training school blocks which would be able to cater for up to 800 children/students. In addition we need funds for Art & craft equipments.

October 2010 - March 2011

Charity information: Wood World Missions

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  • Need


    There lack of Vocational Skills Training Centre in south of Malawi. WOOD WORLD MISSIONS VOCATIONAL SCHOOL FOR LOCAL PEOPLE IN Ndirande in Blantyre Malawi The project aims at empowering Both women & Men with skills that can make them become self reliant economically and socially.
    TARGET GROUP The project is targeting all women more especially young girls, single parents and widows who lack skills and are struggling to make ends meet. By helping to set up the centre it will help many


    By offering Vocational School for the area. The area has also a lot of unemployed people who can become self employed after training. The project will reduce the hardships experienced by young women, widows and single parent women in looking after there families by being trained how to be self sustained. The project will empower women by enabling them to get the skilful training and then later on become self employed.The spread of HIV Aids and prostitution will be on the decrease.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Getting Training equipments for the school


    » Run Computer Training, Teaching how to Sew, Run Arts & Craft for over 40 students Run Cookery classes. Involve local middle and primary schools in it

    What success will look like

    Success will be...if we can get some equipments for the school.
    The School needs Computers, Sewing Machines, Art& Craft Materials, Technical Equipments, Tables & Chairs books etc.

  • Impact


    We will demonstrate the success of this project by monitoring the number of students coming. I believe the Success will be over 20% increase in number for the next 5 years. As these will be the first such Vocational training school in the area
    There will be a lot of changes in many people's lives. As the skills they will get will bring long term benefit to individuals as well as the community.

    We will do a survey after first session with evaluation forms.


    The risks will be for the school not having enough equipments for the school. So that is why we are begging for supports to buy more equipments needed.
    As we don't want to send any student away due to lack of equipments.


    By emails and report if needed. Also any donor who want to visit the school is welcome.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £17,200

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      Amount Heading Description
      £4,500 Computers we need 20 computers for the school
      £4,000 Art Workshops The school need Material for art & craft
      £2,500 Stationery/Material Material for the classes
      £3,800 Furnitures training School Furniture for classroom
      £2,400 Sewing Machines 30 Sewing Machines (£80.00 each)& Material

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    private £500 Guaranteed
  • Background


    The location where the vocational and orphans care projects is based is in a local small local part of Blantyre in Ndirande Malawi


    The People of a small town in Blantyre Ndirande Malawi. The area is very poor. The skills they will learn provided an escape from the cycle of poverty for the young women and men in the local area.
    The project will brighten the future of school drop outs and those who did not have a chance to go to school by giving them a second chance for training.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Because Wood World Missions achieve a lot of projects in other part of Malawi.

    Wood World Missions in Malawi now has two bases, in the North and South of the country.
    The first, established in the North at Rumphi, has 6 centres/schools based in 5 villages with some 500 children, including a large number of orphans and some children with HIV/Aids.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.


    Dr Mercy Wood

    My name is Dr Mercy I am co- Founder and the director of missions projects worldwide. I travel to where the projects are and monitor the progress.

    Mr E. Murphy

    He supervise the work and also help monitoring the funds for the projects. He is a business man who have a great interest in the charity work.

    Mr Jenga Gondwe

    Jenga is coordinating our projects in Malawi. Mr Jenga and myself work together as I travel to Malawi often to visit the projects.

Dr Mercy in Malawi

Dr Mercy in Malawi


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