Salima, Malawi

Dates
7 August - 21 August 2021
Target Cost
£1,185 excl. flights

Activities

Around the town of Salima, ten miles from beautiful Lake Malawi, are many villages with schools in desperate need of repair and/or the addition of new buildings. The team will be assisting in maintenance and building work to meet these needs.

Light building and maintenance work; working with the local community; children’s clubs. In your free time you will get to visit Lake Malawi and go on a safari to a game reserve where you will see wild animals in their natural habitat.

Also visit www.starfish-malawi.org.uk

Project Partner

Project Starfish Malawi has a vision to change the situation for the children of Malawi. By providing them with a safe and secure school, they will be able to give these children a better opportunity to learn. By building on a site where there is also arable land will make it more financially viable for a teacher to teach.

Sleeping & Eating

Accommodation and meals will be in Starfish's house on the outskirts of Salima.  This is in a beautiful and peaceful setting, a lovley place to relax at the end of the day.

What's Included

Price includes:

  • all internal transport

  • accommodation

  • food

  • visas

  • full insurances

  • orientation event

  • sightseeing

* Please note, flights are not included. 

Content

Would you like to help impacting the lives of many children in Malawi? Then come with us as we help Starfish develop the lives of children and improve the condition of their schools.

Cause
  • Encourage the local people.

  • Help those less fortunate.

  • Gain an insight into the lives of others.

  • See things from an African perspective.

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