In Malawi, 29% of adolescents age 15 to 19 have begun bearing children and as a result many women drop out of school to care for their children. For single mothers, the available resource to help them move forward with personal development and literacy is scarce. By implementing a program to empower single mothers with
The Foundation has supported the establishment of a community-run garden by a small group of women on Likoma Island in Lake Malawi. We continue to support them in running and managing the Tiyanjane Garden (tiyanjane means ‘togetherness’), which supplies Kaya Mawa Lodge and the surrounding villages with fresh produce through a more sustainable supply chain.