Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 8

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 8, Monday 30 July, 2012 By previous RIPPLE Africa Volunteer Chaz and friend Jarrod; “After a long journey from Dar (including one night’s not so comfortable sleep at Mzuzu bus station!), we finally arrived on Thursday early in the morning. It was really incredible to see everyone again and their welcome more […]

Introducing the Flemings!

RIPPLE Africa is proud to introduce two new people to the RIPPLE Africa family: Neil and Susie Fleming! Many of you will already know Neil and Susie, a married couple from Paisley, Scotland, who volunteered with RIPPLE Africa in the spring of 2011. Neil and Susie were particularly involved on the environmental side of the […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 7

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 7, Monday 23 July, 2012 By RIPPLE Africa Volunteer Toby: “There has been a lot of coming and going this week at Mwaya Beach. Aldenham School arrived at Lowani on Monday afternoon, Geoff and our VIP visitor Chris Schmidt sadly left early on Tuesday morning (but not before Geoff kindly gave us […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 6

Mwaya Mondays – Vol. 6, Monday 16 July, 2012. This edition of the Mwaya Mondays feature on our blog is unfortunately a day late – however, we hope you enjoy it all the same! By RIPPLE Africa Volunteer Toby: “This week at Mwaya, one of the big jobs was to film a special video RIPPLE […]

RIPPLE Africa Quiz Night on 21 July!

Previous volunteer Chaz Grafton-Green is organising a fun and exciting quiz night in support of RIPPLE Africa, taking place in London on Saturday, 21 July! Many people will remember Chaz, who volunteered with RIPPLE Africa for a full year from October 2010, to October 2011. However even those who didn’t overlap with Chaz should appreciate […]

The Silence is Over!

It’s back to business as usual for our chatty twosome in Malawi, as RIPPLE Africa’s Geoff Furber and Force Ngwira finished their Sponsored Silence on Friday, 6 July. What began as a cheeky wager between previous volunteer Susie and RIPPLE Africa’s Geoff over dinner at Mwaya Beach in April, soon grew to become a very […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 5

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 5 published on 9 July, 2012 By RIPPLE Africa volunteer Georgia: “Hello! So this week started off with the new arrival of Toby – a 35 year old businessman on sabbatical from work, here to get away from London and experience life at the beautiful Mwaya Beach. Dan and Catherine returned from […]

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 4

Mwaya Mondays- Vol. 4 By Georgia, RIPPLE Africa Volunteer: “Hello! So another week has gone by. My time has mainly been spent doing lots of last minute revision with the Kapanda Secondary School students as they have their exams next week. It’s been pretty hectic but doing a bit of maths isn’t so bad when […]