RIPPLE Africa is Spreading Christmas Cheer!

Things are getting festive with RIPPLE Africa! There’s only five days left before Christmas, and at RIPPLE Africa we’re doing our best to prepare for the holiday season both at home and in the UK. In the UK, we’re working hard to promote our 2012 Christmas campaign with our special video of “The Twelve Days […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 27

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 27, Monday 10 December, 2012 For the second week running, our team in Malawi has been struggling with very poor internet service and as a result this week’s Mwaya Mondays blog arrives on a Tuesday. We hope you enjoy it all the same! This week’s instalment by RIPPLE Africa’s Monika. “Another week […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 26

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 26, Monday 3 December, 2012 This week’s Mwaya Mondays blog comes on a Tuesday due to the very poor internet connection at Mwaya Beach yesterday. However hopefully it is worth the wait! This week’s blog by RIPPLE Africa volunteer Ashley: “Another week of sun soaked days and moon lit nights has rushed […]

Happy Baby News for Jimmy Masewa and Family!

RIPPLE Africa is pleased to announce that the latest addition to the RIPPLE Africa family arrived last week! Baby Jane Donna Rose Masewa was born on Wednesday 21st November, in Mzuzu, Malawi. Baby Jane is the third child and first daughter to Jimmy Masewa, RIPPLE Africa’s Pre-School Coordinator, and his wife Ellen, joining big brothers […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 25

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 25, Monday 26 November, 2012 “It’s been another wonderful week in Malawi. Lots of progress with the various projects, a trip to Mzuzu, a truly magnificent thunderstorm mid week…and a few tearful goodbyes at Mwaya Beach as well! Joan finished up her three months teaching to go on safari in Zambia and […]

Happy Thanksgiving from RIPPLE Africa!

As a UK charity working in Malawi, the American tradition of Thanksgiving is not a holiday which you might expect RIPPLE Africa to celebrate. However in honour of our growing team in the United States, we thought this year we would take the opportunity to be thankful! This Thanksgiving, RIPPLE Africa is thankful for all […]

A New Scott in the RIPPLE Family!

RIPPLE Africa would like to say congratulations to Rob and Nikki Scott on the birth of baby Sophie Joy, born on 10 November. Rob and Nikki volunteered with RIPPLE Africa for three months at the end of 2011 as part of their year-long trip around the world, described by Nikki as “the final hurrah” before […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 24

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 24, Monday 19 November, 2012 This week’s blog is entitled “Reflections From an Accidental RIPPLE Volunteer” and is written by Benedict ‘Beanie’ Warner: “Nothing in Malawi happens quite as you expect, which is both one of the charms and one of the frustrations of travelling here. After two months of a medical […]

RIPPLE Africa’s “The Twelve Days of Christmas”!

At RIPPLE Africa, we believe Christmas should be about love, laughter, and happiness. That’s why this Christmas, we’ve brought you festive cheer all the way from Malawi in our hilarious rendition of “The Twelve Days of Christmas”! It took us ages to make this video, with dozens of people in the RIPPLE Africa team volunteering […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 23

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 23, Monday 12 November, 2012 This week’s blog by RIPPLE Africa volunteer Monika: “Having been away on Safari, I decided to ask everyone for the ‘HIGHLIGHTS OF THEIR WEEK.’ PHOEBE: She, her sister Helen, and her brother-in-law Roger left last week for Nyika Plateau, which is located in the north of Malawi […]