Designer Roksanda’s New Collection in Collaboration with Malaika

17th January 2019

We are very honored to announce our collaboration with Serbian designer Roksanda Ilinčić, whose newest 17-piece collection mirrors some of her best work that has been sought out by Michelle Obama and the Duchess of Cambridge. 10% of the proceeds will…

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The Mandela Awards

16th January 2019

One of the greatest end-of-the-year highlights was Noella's recognition at the Forever Young Ball in South Africa. Dr. Maki Mandela awarded her for all her work in the DR Congo and welcomed her into the Mandela family. Noella discussed the unparalleled legacy of…

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Christmas in Kalebuka

15th January 2019

We couldn't end 2018 without a wonderful Christmas and New Year celebration at the Malaika School. The girls performed skits and performances for their fellow classmates, parents, and faculty. Remarks were made of all the great accomplishments as well as…

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Meet Carole

11th January 2019

My name is Carole I am seven years old. I was born into a family of four children including my 2 sisters, myself and my brother. While my father works in town, my mother spends her days doing the household…

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Dorcas’s Story

7th January 2019

Through participation in the Nzuru Threads project, Dorcas Kiluba, 19, is learning about financial literacy, sewing and hand embroidery. Before joining the center, Dorcas was forced to stop her education due to lack of financial aid. Thanks to the support…

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Ensuring Healthier Living: Malaika’s Well System

8th December 2018

Malaika now operates 17 clean water wells, 13 of which were built in collaboration with the Vinmart and Voss Foundations and four of which were refurbished and brought back tointo working order.  Accessibility to uncontaminated water is a fundamental right…

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