On  13th July, 2011, Mercer University students visited MOET School. They appreciated the wonderful effort the school offers to the orphans and the vulnerable children. The generosity and love for the children to have a better tomorrow was over whelming. Thanked the head teacher for creating a wonderful place. To the children at MOET they…
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5 fantastic weeks volunteering at MOET School

By Merry Ford I’ve recently returned from a fantastic 5 weeks at MOET, where I was teaching English and Maths to Standard 7 children progressing into Standard 8. I had a wonderful time getting to know the children and the staff, who were all incredibly friendly and welcoming.

First impressions from new volunteer from London – Merry 6th July 2011

I have so far spent two days at the school, learning about how things are done.  It strikes me as a really wonderful place, everyone is so positive and happy, and every teacher and student was welcoming to me.

Farewell from Weltwaerts Volunteers, Marie & Fabien

 Our 10 months at MOET was spent  mainly teaching English, Mathematics and giving computer lessons.   In the computer lessons the children have mastered the use of Word therefore we could proceed to another program called “paint.” They are able to write and print in different fonts.  An important improvement is our provision of dictionaries  in Standard 6,7,…
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End of Term at MOET School

Looking back at the last three months five events are especially worth mentioning. Shortly after Easter we were happy to welcome our FOMOE trustees, Angela Head and Stuart Brand, to our school. They brought clothes and learning materials from England which we received gratefully. As a main happening during their visit they officially opened a…
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A Return to Malawi

It was all my grandson’s fault. His boat was in dry dock and he had earned quite a bit  by was of tips from his generous guests, so he suggested he and I might take a look at the AIDS orphans’ charity that I am involved with in Malawi.

Boots Pharmacy raises money for MOET School

The Boots Pharmacy team of Padstow, in Cornwall, put on a huge fundraiser recently and managed to raise a huge amount of money for FOMOE.  With the crowds of tourists starting to descend on the small seaside town for summer, the Boots team decided the time was right to put on their long planned ‘Africa…
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Update from resident volunteers – Marie and Fabien

The last months were going by very fast, unbelievable that more than the half of our time at MOET has already past. The time was full of wonderful experiences and still we make new small discoveries and also learn ourselves every day. Teaching children who are eager to learn is a great pleasure, even though…
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Spring Update from the Headmaster, Patterson – new toilet, guardian meeting, permaculture meeting, school inspection, nursery class and school uniform

NEW TOILET In a bid to improve the health of the children at MOET  a new toilet is being built with funding from the Friends of MOET in UK (FOMOE).    GUARDIAN MEETING Every term guardians of the children at MOET are invited to the school. The purpose of these meetings are to discuss problems related…
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Christmas Party for children of MOET School

Patterson Majonanga – Headmaster & Director The 15th of December 2010 was another memorable time for the children at MOET. The children and the teachers had a memorable Christmas party. Under the green trees of MOET grounds balloons and pieces of clothes were hung in the trees to decorate the day.