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A drop in donations…can you help?

Since the Coronavius pandemic began we have seen donations for the Home drop off significantly as the ability to fundraise etc. has been interrupted. The Home is now in lockdown but the needs of the children still continue. The latest … Continue reading

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Coronavirus – status update.

The Home are working very hard to keep children and staff safe. Staff who live off site are no longer able to work at the Home and no one is allowed to visit. 3 staff members (the Director, Matron and … Continue reading

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Welcome Rev Linrielink Mutendzwa as the new National Director for MRCH

Rev Linrielink Mutendzwa in his own words… “I was born in 1972 in Chivhu in the Mashonaland East District of Zimbabwe. I am married to a supportive wife, Mercy, and we have been blessed with 2 sons and a set … Continue reading

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Reverend Margaret Mawire retires

In 2012 Reverend Margaret Mawire became the National Director of Childcare and the Superintendent at MRCH.  She was brought up by her grandparents and educated at Harare High school, doing A levels through correspondence. She achieved a Diploma in Theology … Continue reading

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Christmas card from the Home

We received a lovely card from the Home and wanted to share it with you.

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Words from our out-going Secretary

“After 10 years, and having passed my 80th birthday, I have decided to make way as Secretary for a younger person.  It has been a pleasure and privilege to do this job not least because of the excellent work done … Continue reading

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Welcoming our new Treasurer David Graaff

A warm welcome to our new Treasurer, David Graaff, we look forward to him working with us for the benefit of MRCH and the children of Zimbabwe. “My family has a long standing connection with MRCH, my parents knew the … Continue reading

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Goodbye and thank you Paddy

After 18 years, our Treasurer Paddy Coles, who is a founder member of our organisation, has stepped down. He has been a stalwart of the committee and was instrumental in our becoming a registered charity. More recently Paddy was involved … Continue reading

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Fundraising event – An evening with Henry Olonga in Tonbridge

Cricketer, singer and Christian, Henry Olonga, is speaking at St Stephen’s Church, Waterloo Rd, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2SW for a fundraising evening in aid of the Home on 26th April (7:30pm for 8pm). The proceeds go towards purchasing a generator … Continue reading

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Fundraising – David Graaff and Wayne Cooper Mauritania drive

David and Wayne will be driving an elderly Mercedes Benz the 2,700 miles from London through Morocco and the Western Sahara to the Mauritanian border in West Africa. The plan is to get sponsorship for the journey and to sell … Continue reading

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