21 JunA poem in appreciation of Mavambo
21Jun

A poem in appreciation of Mavambo

A poem in appreciation of Mavambo’s support   “Chokwadi Mavambo wakava mavambo ehupenyu hwangu! Ndaiti zvandave nehutachiwana ndopaperera hupenyu hwangu Asi iwe wakanditora nerudo rwakadzama. Nhasi uno ndave nehanya netariro nehupenyu hwangu. Ndakanga ndisisina hanya nevana vangu uyewo kugara ndichifunga zvakawanda. Ndaiti ndiro nenhumbi zvakanaka ndichazvida zveii ini murwere kudai Asi iwe Mavambo...
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20 AprNothing for The children without the children: Peer educators
20Apr

Nothing for The children without the children: Peer educators

Children from every stratum of society are exposed to physical, sexual and psychological violence, abuse and exploitation. Children by their nature are vulnerable and the United Nations (UN) agreed that children need a special convention of their own. This culminated in the UN convention on the Rights of the child. It states that...
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5 MarMOC Supports Informal Education
5Mar

MOC Supports Informal Education

Youth are the future of tomorrow, dedicated and unwavering efforts have to be realised in order to curtail the staggering statistics of HIV/Aids among adolescence and youth worldwide. According to the World Health Organisation, over half of all new infections worldwide are among the young people ranging between the ages of 15 and...
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Children and Caregivers helped

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Staff Members

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Sub-Partners

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Who We Are

Mavambo Orphan Care (MOC) is a local non-governmental organization established in 2001 in Zimbabwe with a mission of empowering children to develop their maximum potential by capacitating them to become socially adjusted, self-sustaining, healthy responsible citizens.

MOC operates in Harare, Goromonzi, and Chitungwiza districts.  Currently, the organization is funded by USAID, Mary’s Meals, Steven Lewis Foundation (SLF), CAFOD, Porticus, and Misean Cara.  MOC provides Education Support, Birth registration support, Post GBV Emergency Services- Referral, Nutritional Supplements, HIV Adherence Support (Children), HTS (HIV Risk Assessment and Referral), Psychosocial support, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Support Groups for CLHIV, Child Protection services, Counselling & HIV Disclosure Support, Community Apprenticeship (Life skills), and Economic strengthening to OVC Caregivers.

MOC operates an Accelerated Literacy and Learning program at Mavambo Learning Centre (MLC). This is a fast-track educational program for  OVC who are between 8 and 12 years of age who have never been to school. The program prepares children for entry into the formal school system. Mavambo Orphan Care achieves program ownership and comprehensive support by working with government line Ministries, local authority, partner organizations, and community volunteers for identification of the beneficiaries, home visits as well as monitoring.

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Help Mavambo Orphan Care Fight empower children with Your Donation Today. Every day, Mavambo Orphan Care empowers children to develop their maximum potential by capacitating them to become socially adjusted, self-sustaining, healthy responsible citizens.