Our Vision

Empowered communities leading self-sustaining lives filled with dignity and self-worth; thus, adults and youth who no longer need and even more so no longer want EKARI Foundation’s support.

By the end of 2020, our goal is to increase the high school graduation rate among the students we support to 90 percent. In addition, our goal is to increase the livelihoods in the households we support by 100 percent.

Our Mission

Educating Malawians toward self dependency.

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Help us Provide Life Skills Training

Many of the youth and adults whom EKARI support face a crisis. At schools in Malawi, youth are generally taught to merely memorize the correct answer to exam questions. They do not learn how to problem solve or think… Read More

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November 2017 Update

Social Media Highlight We recently hosted a graduation ceremony for our Adult Literacy English language students! It was a great event commemorating the hard work and progress of our adult learners. Only 65.8% of adults in Malawi are… Read More

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Growing Minds, Building Independence

Throughout our previous posts, we have discussed many of the challenges that affect the Phalombe District in Malawi: the educational system is poorly equipped; the secondary schools have high tuition fees; many families are unable to provide the… Read More

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August 2017 Update

Social Media Highlight In case you missed it on our Facebook page… Each year in May and June, a group of engineering students from the University of Michigan travel to Malawi to volunteer with EKARI. Our 3rd group volunteered… Read More

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