Category Archives: General

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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‘From the past to the future’ by Tonny (16yrs)

“I know it’s my life. It’s no one life. Can I die like a slave. My answer is No. At first I was a brown, dry grass, but as times goes on, I will be green grass over a rain … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from children at the Home

‘Christmas greetings’ by Tasangana 15yrs ‘A Christmas tree’ by Paidamoyo 10yrs ‘A Christmas tree’ by Tatenda 13yrs

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‘Men and Women are equal’ by Theodorah (18yrs)

“Women are being disadvantaged in society because they do not see men as their equals and they often put others needs before their own. To overcome this disadvantage they should examine themselves. They should also be realistic about their limitations … Continue reading

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Mandy reports back on her visit to the Home in September (2005)

I have recently spent a wonderful 3 weeks in Zimbabwe, staying at MRCH. Zimbabwe is such a beautiful country, but what at mess it’s in right now. On a more positive note, MRCH seems to be thriving, despite the hardships. … Continue reading

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