Friday, April 22, 2011

Seeds for Malawi Website & News

Susan Evans of Seeds for Malawi on Salt Spring Island sent this item:
"Our big news this year is our website, which we hope will become an effective fund-raising tool. In addition to information on Seeds for Malawi, it contains attractive catalogues of our fund-raising merchandise, which includes a wide variety of garden plants and quality locally-made gift items.
Join us on
  • Saturday June 4 – a fund-raising lunch in a gorgeous Salt Spring seaside garden. Plants and funky garden sculptures will be among the items for sale. Tickets $20."
This is good opportunity for an expedition to get some great plants and other well-made items in support of Seeds for Malawi. Check their web site for details. Advance tickets required: may be sold out.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Letter from Malawi

A student in Malawi wrote a letter to express her appreciation for having her school fees paid by Seeds for Malawi, via African AIDS Angels.
Click on the letter to enlarge it.

This photo shows some student recipients and their teachers.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Malawi Harvest

Delirah Phiri sent a brief note this week:
The rains here have been good and people are expecting a very good harvest here.
Some people have already started eating green maize or corn as you call it.
Hope you are fine. We are all fine here ..
Teddy , Gilda and Vincent send their regards.