Category Archives: General

Money Giving

If you would like to make a donation to help with our work at the Home, any help no matter how small will make a difference to the children and staff.  Thank you. Save Save Save Save Save Save Save … Continue reading

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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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MRCH treasurer to run marathon

Our Treasurer David Graaff is going to be running a half marathon for charity this weekend! David says “As you will understand, this is a considerable personal challenge as until Christmas I had never run further than the bus!” David … Continue reading

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MRCH’s relationship with Action for Children

There has been a long standing relationship between the Home and Action for Children. Joe Withington an NCH representative in the 1980s has written a brief history of the relationship between the two. There is another document also now available describing … Continue reading

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New Brochure available to support your fundraising activities

You can now download the new brochure. The brochure describes the origins of the Home and its on-going work, highlights the Home’s current needs and how you can help. If you would like some for your event please contact Chairman.

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We are a voluntary organisation

We provide a substantial part of the income for day to day living at the Home in Epworth, Hatfield, Harare. We also support orphaned, ill treated and abandoned children throughout Zimbabwe through outreach childcare projects in other communities, reaching over … Continue reading

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Meet the MRCH staff

Carol Banham, our Chairman, visited the Home in September 2011 and conducted detailed interviews with many of the staff members. She has produced an illustrated report of those conversations, which illustrate the many roles the staff undertake as well as highlighting … Continue reading

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‘Our deepest feelings’ by Onius

When we lose a loved one our world just falls apart. We think that we can’t carry on with this broken heart. Everything is different now, you’re upset and you’re annoyed. Your world it seems is shattered there’s such an … Continue reading

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Early Childhood Development Centre

Shelley has produced a detailed document to explain more about the Centre. She describes how the Centre fits within the education system and local community and shows a ‘typcial day’ including a couple of typical games you might like to try … Continue reading

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Obituary – Lorna Graaff

Lorna Graaff, who has been a passionate supporter of MRCH since it’s earliest days, has died aged 89. Trained as a teacher she went to Zimbabwe in 1956 as a Missionary where she met Rev Matthew Rusike and later went … Continue reading

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