Category Archives: General

A thank you to our donors

Following our promotion of Amazon Smile – which enables customers to ask Amazon to add a donation as a percentage of their purchase to a charity of their choice – we have had our first confirmation of donations. Similarly we … Continue reading

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You can now donate via PayPal if thats easier…

At a time when it is so difficult to fundraise, we are suggesting people make donations direct instead if they feel able. We now have another mechanism for you to donate to the Friends – PayPal – it’s quick and … Continue reading

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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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New Brochure available

You can download our brochure. It describes the origins of the Home, its on-going work and highlights the Home’s current needs and how you can help. If you would like some printed ones for your fundraising events please contact our … Continue reading

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Astonishment: Laying Ghosts in Mugabe’s Zimbabwe

Graham Jones’ book about former MRCH Home Superintendent – Astonishment Mapurisa is now available on Amazon. The synopsis: “An Englishman returns to Africa after nearly forty years in a bid to recapture his carefree colonial childhood. Through a chance meeting … Continue reading

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Policy documents available

We are making our policy documents for child protection and anti bribery available for you to view.

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New Gift Aid form

There is a new Gift aid form available. If you are able to gift aid any of your contributions to the Friends of Matthew Rusike please consider doing so. It makes a huge difference to our funds each year 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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