CHINTHOWA DEVELOPMENT TRUST

Chinthowa is a village of about 800 people. It is in Malawi, Africa. Located 50 miles from the capital city of Lilongwe. The journey to village of Chinthowa consist of a 20 mile drive on tarmac roads, then 30 miles on track through the bush. Villages such as Chinthowa do not receive aid from large relief organisations as they are too far from the city. They have received very little help from their government.

We operate on the principal that

‘EVERY PENNY COUNTS’


The Chinthowa Development Trust is a small charity based in North Warwickshire that works in Malawi, Africa. Our primary function is the care of orphans within the villages of Chinthowa, Mpani, Njolo and Majiga located some 50 miles west of the capital of Lilongwe.

The Chinthowa Development Trust is a small charity based in North Warwickshire that works in Malawi, Africa. Our primary function is the care of orphans within the villages of Chinthowa, Mpani, Njolo and Majiga located some 50 miles west of the capital of Lilongwe.

Our volunteers, work for free, we do not pay salaries or expenses, every penny donated goes to the benefit of the villages and orphans.



chinthowa development trust
Christmas Gift Parcels being distributed
The headmaster with some of the children on Registration Day.
The headmaster with some of the children on Registration Day.
The women preparing the porridge for the chidren and orphans feeding programme.
The women preparing the porridge for the chidren and orphans feeding programme.
Villagers in the Village of Chinthowa
Villagers in the Village of Chinthowa
The School and teacher's houses being built, 2012.
The School and teacher's houses being built, 2012.
Some of the orphans in Chinthowa
Some of the orphans in Chinthowa
Villagers working on developing sustainable forms of agriculture
Villagers working on developing sustainable forms of agriculture
The new borehole for the school and the teachers.
The new borehole for the school and the teachers.
Woman getting the water for the nsema porridge, part of the feeding programme
Woman getting the water for the nsema porridge, part of the feeding programme