Isaac’s story: supporting families now and in the future

Isaac’s story: supporting families now and in the future

The January rains sadly brought devastation and displacement for many families across Malawi. One such family to lose their home was that of Isaac Mbwana, a lively 7 year old boy who we have supported since he first arrived at Open Arms as an 11 month old baby in 2009. Thankfully, with your support, we have been able to step in and…

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Annie’s House Update

Annie’s House Update

The children from Annie’s house have started at Nursery school , whilst they adjust to a school environment (in Harrogate House their school was within the home)  We are hoping that the older ones will do well so they can join reception in this school year. Each day the kids arrive for at school on…

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Harrogate Advertiser: Pop legend Annie Lennox backs new house for Harrogate Malawi kids charity

Harrogate Advertiser: Pop legend Annie Lennox backs new house for Harrogate Malawi kids charity

We were delighted to be mentioned in the Harrogate Advertiser on 10th January 2013 highlighting Annie’s House. Annie Lennox visited Open Arms Malawi last year. She said “I was so impressed and moved by my visit there that I had no hesitation in supporting them in purchasing their fifth foster home.   Support our Annie’s…

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World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day

Today is world AIDS day to raise awareness of the illness and to support those people affected by the disease. At Open Arms Infant Homes in Malawi, it’s a reminder of the plight the illness causes. 11% of Malawians are HIV+.

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World AIDS Day – Make a difference

World AIDS Day – Make a difference

Today is World AIDS Day, raising awareness  of HIV & AIDS across the world. 1 in 3 pregnant women in Africa has HIV. As special AIDS envoy for United Nations, Annie Lennox is working towards a 90% reduction in babies born with HIV.

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