National Economic Empowerment Fund (NEEF) Limited on Friday, 20 January 2023 donated MK2.5 million to a group that belongs to the Parents of Disabled Children Association of Malawi (PODCAM) in Mangochi as part of giving back to the community.
Led by the NEEF CEO, Mr. Humphrey Mdyetseni, the donation was given to the group which had initially obtained a loan at NEEF amounting to MK3.8 million and used invested it in various businesses whose proceeds are used in running a school for children with physical challenges.
Currently, there are 24 Children in total: 14 with disabilities while 7 use wheelchairs.
The money will go a long way in buying 5 wheelchairs, 3 bags of Rice for feeding the children, 6 mattresses, 3 bales of Sugar, toys, chalk, exercise books, pencils, and other equally important items.
The school is relocated Area of Group Village Head Kalonga in Mangochi Central Constituency.