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Determination and Endurance key attributes to success

When I settled in Goromonzi I had a series of challenges which resulted in my peace of mind being greatly affected,” said  Emma Nyatsambo describing her story.   Emma Nyatsambo is a 49-year-old woman from the Yaufeli Village Goromonzi. When she moved to Goromonzi with her family she was offered accommodation at a…

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Girls are a driving force for change!

…Breaking gender norms These three young mothers Tashinga, Delight, and Blessing are some of the adolescents who got a second chance under the Mavambo Children Vana (MCV) USAID-funded skills development program! They are breaking gender norms, learning trades dominated by men in Zimbabwe. They now earn a living through the construction skills they…

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“FMP opened my eyes!”

The Families Matter! Program (FMP) being is implemented by Mavambo Orphan Care in Goromonzi and Harare districts. The program is designed to help parents overcome common parent-child communication barriers – such as embarrassment and lack of knowledge, skills and confidence – and to enhance parenting skills. FMP seeks to delay sexual debut and…

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The benefits of cultivating curiosity in students

Mavambo Learning Centre (MLC) is an informal acceleration learning centre, which offers accelerated literacy and numeracy education program to illiterate orphan and vulnerable. Accelerated literacy and numeracy education program is a fast track program that has to be as diversified as possible to quickly obtain the much needed positive results such that the…

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“No one wanted him! But now he lives happily positive”

    The Families Matter! Programme (FMP) is a community-based to promote positive parenting practices and effective parent-child communication. FMP recognizes that many parents may need support to effectively convey their values and expectations about adolescence sexual behaviour and to communicate important issues about HIV and AIDS, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), teenage pregnancy,…

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Mavambo works toward a healthy community

Mavambo Orphan Care’s vision is to establish a healthy self-sustaining community for all children thus empowering children to develop their maximum potential to become socially adjusted, self-sustaining, healthy responsible citizens. Mavambo Orphan Care invests in efforts to improve health of vulnerable children. The first 24 months of life technically denotes the infancy period….

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