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Picture of three school children holding their new uniform and school supplies

We are very pleased that Tinashe was able to visit Muda just prior to the national lockdown enforced across Zimbabwe in June 2021 to give donated school uniforms to sponsored pupils.

Picture of Daphine in her uniform

We were delighted to recently hear from Daphine, who was sponsored by the Mudeka Foundation through her O-Level and A-Level exams. Daphine …

The Mudeka Foundation wishes you a happy Africa Day, over a map of Africa and the Mudeka Foundation Logo

Happy Africa Day from the Mudeka Foundation. We have released this video in celebrating, written, coordinated and filmed by Tinashe Sherekete

Screenshot of a Zoom call showing the question 3 of a flag and multiple choice answers

On 9th April we held our first event of 2021, thank you to all who came to our virtual Mudeka Foundation Quiz. …

International Women’s Day is an annual celebration of the economic, social and cultural achievements of women, as well as highlighting the issues …

We are pleased to hear that a vaccination programme has started in Zimbabwe. Vaccines arrived on the 15th February, with the first …

Tinashe

We are delighted to welcome Tinashe Sherekete to our team.  Tinashe will be assisting our coordinator Patronella with our schools projects in …

We have appointed a new Coordinator in Zimbabwe! We welcome Patronella Makwavarara to the team.  Patronella joins on an initial 12 month placement …

Holly Harrington

We would like to welcome our new trustee and ZIPS coordinator, Holly Harrington.  Since visiting Zimbabwe in 2012, Holly has volunteered for …

Val Rutherford

The New Year brings us some new changes to our team of trustees! Val Rutherford, one of the Mudeka Foundation’s first trustees …

We are now on Amazon Smile. When you shop with Amazon Smile, you get the same Amazon experience but a small percentage …

A recent Guardian article by Nyasha Chingono reports the devasting impact  COVID-19 has had on some children in Zimbabwe, highlighting how the …

The Southburgh Festival has been renamed. But some things remain the same (or similar). Once again the Mudeka Foundation will be running …

It hasn’t been a straightforward project, mainly a result of the recent upheavals in Zimbabwe, but the borehole drilling was successful and …

We are excited to report that we will continue to collaborate with the School of International Development at the University of East …

The sun shone on Friday 29th March when the entire school spent an hour clocking up laps for a sponsored walk http://www.colmanjunior.norfolk.sch.uk/category/children/school-council/ …

Our quest to help to provide food security at Muda school continues. The instability and inflation in Zimbabwe have caused us a …

Thanks to all our supporters at fundraising events in 2018 and also The Mason Trust, we have raised just over 90% of …

After a very positive meeting amongst the bustle of the Sainsbury Centre cafe at UEA it seems that at least one student …

A really big THANK YOU AND CONGRATULATIONS to the pupils of Hopton Primary School who last week raised the fantastic sum of …

2018 will be the 10th Southburgh Festival of World Music and we will have much to celebrate, with some very special contributors. …

January 2018: Hopton Primary School pupils will learn about the Foundation’s work. On January 24th Elisabeth (our Schools Liaison Officer) and Anna will be visiting …

January 2018: Continuing our successful collaboration with the School of International Development at the University of East Anglia. This month we will be …

December 5th 2017: The assembly point for Rugare Primary school is officially open. Now 1560 children will no longer be assembling in …

The 100 club small lottery used to fundraise for The Mudeka Foundation is having a rest for 2018. We hope to be …

October 2017: Eve goes the extra (10) miles for the Foundation. University of East Anglia International Development student, Eve Hatcher, who chose the …

Coffee, cakes,  music and a presentation on a Saturday morning. As part of Norfolk’s Black History Month, the Mudeka Foundation trustees and …

October 2017: Another 4 weeks food for Muda school thanks to Hethersett Woodside Infant and Nursery school. After hearing about the building …