Information and Statistics found at unicef.org
“A continuing food crisis in Malawi afflicts more than 4 million people – and more than a million of them are children under age five or pregnant women. Food insecurity is not only a major cause of malnutrition, but has also worsened the risk for diseases.”
VOH Malawi opened in 2001, and is located in the nation’s capital, Lilongwe.
The following programs are provided to the children of VOH Malawi:
The children’s nutrition needs are being cared for through the VOH Malawi Feeding program.
The Lilongwe Hope Academy provides free education from preschool – grade 8 to all the children living on site.
Any necessary medical attention that the VOH Malawi children need is paid for.
10 children’s homes are open with 2 more under construction. Currently there are over 80 resident children on site.