Ending aid dependency in Malawi


17 year old Jimmy Chirwa was one of the youngest graduates at the Capacity Foundation adult literacy graduation ceremony, Malenga Mzoma, Malawi, February 2023.

Graduation ceremony Malawi-style

Almost a hundred people graduated from the Capacity Foundation’s adult literacy Academy on Friday, 17th February. This, our fourth graduation, was the largest cohort to …

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More adult literacy graduates!

Next week, on 8 June, 72 people will receive their certificates when they graduate from the Capacity Foundation Academy, an adult literacy programme working among …

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Mamama Restaurant opens

The Foundation’s largest social enterprise to date, the Mamama Restaurant in Chintheche, opened on 19 December 2020 to a very positive reception. Head Chef Jefferson …

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Accessing markets

The great majority of businesses run in Malenga Mzoma are small one-person or family-sized enterprises which overwhelmingly rely on markets in their immediate vicinity. However, …

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