Posts Categorized: News from the UK

Over £1000 raised at Celebration Exhibition

Josh Bullen with "Early Years Education"

This evening’s Celebration Exhibition at the cornerHOUSE raised over £1000! Thank you to all of you who supported the evening.  The £1000+ goes to our projects with orphans and vulnerable people in Malawi. Gifts, Christmas cards, 2016 calendars and artwork were all on sale. The artwork and calendars were created by Graphic Design students from… Read more »

African Vision Music Event…

Join the African Vision Music Celebration event on 26th June 2015 at SOAS, which is at Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG. Please see the poster below or for the hi-res version with full details and prices etc. for the concert and workshops visit here …   Tickets can be purchased from AVM Music Event at SOAS  here… Read more »

Malawi Turns 50… update…

Message of thanks from Heather Palmer; “Hi All Thanks so much for all your help last Friday, it couldn’t have been successful without you all.  We made £776 on the night from ticket sales, bar and raffle, with a further £350 on pre-sold tickets, making £1126.00.  Take off £75.84 spent on drinks and we made… Read more »

Paul’s mega bike ride…

One of our fantastic supporters, Paul Alderson from Surbiton, has just completed an amazing 3,500km in The Transcontinental race from London to Istanbul in August. This is a non-stop unsupported race. He did this after shattering his femur in a cycling accident in 2012 and now pins are holding his bones together; this left him off… Read more »

Christmas card designs…

Yes, we are talking about it now…Christmas cards for 2014!  Kingston College of Art have designed our Christmas cards this year and we have 5 brilliant designs to print.   We will have a mixed pack of 5 designs available for purchase this Christmas. Thanks to all at Kingston College of Art for supporting African Vision Malawi. Attached is a… Read more »

In memory of Sam Hayes…

Sadly Sam Hayes passed away tragically on September 10th 2013 at the age of 23 and his parents have decided to create a legacy that makes a positive change. His parents will support the building of the Landirani Training Village over the next 3 years and it will become known as ‘Sam’s Village’.  Sam’s friend and family have undertaken to… Read more »

Sam climbs Mont Blanc!

Sam completed his ascent of Mont Blanc on Wednesday 21st August a day later than planned due to very high winds at the summit, after an arduous 13 hour climb on the final day. Sam is now halfway to his fundraising target of £5000 and we would love him to reach this goal too. You… Read more »