Talent stage brings hope

Child Sponsorship continues to support hundreds of 2-5 year olds in a region hit badly by the recent storms that rendered countless families homeless. Across Shines project area alone over 450 households were impacted with more than 45 homes destroyed. As people are now forced to live in their cooking shelters and with their neighbours, […]

Easter Celebrations

            Easter is a very significant time for reflection and celebration across Malawi with many people making new outfits and planning to visit family and attend extended church activities. Over the past 5 years, we have organised many activities at Shine Village. This Easter Suzen worked together with a special […]

Flood support fundraisers

Easter Wolds Way Walk completed! Elsbeth Robson, an active Shine supporter who spent many years working in Malawi before settling in Hull in 2013, has completed a 79 mile walk to help support our regions flood victims.  In just 5 days, starting on Easter Sunday she managed to walk the 79 miles of the Wolds […]

Flood appeal

Our Flood Appeal Download Undp_Malawi_floods_assesment_7thApril_2019 Please help us reach our £4,000 target so we can support staff and families who have lost their homes and crops. Go to DONATE or give here thank you https://www.totalgiving.co.uk/appeal/floodkuntumanji2019 Many of our staff lost their homes, one of our teachers almost lost her life when she was swept away by flood waters. […]

Please pray for Malawi

APM Declares State Of Disaster, Cut Short Northern Region Visit 8th March 2019 President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has declared State Of Disaster in districts affected by floods. So far 23 people have been confirmed dead, 12 are missing and 29 have been injured with thousands rendered homeless due to collapsed houses and roads and […]

Get your walking boots on!

Challenge your friends to an 8 mile walk and optional climb to the top of Spurn 128ft lighthouse ( the tallest lighthouse in Northern England) Maybe try one of our Malawi challenges too?£6 entry over 16’s / Children £4 /Free entry to fundraisers* All participants gain free entry to Spurn Lighthouse (normally £4) with entry wristband.10am start – meet in the car park* […]

Happy New Year

Greetings from Shine Village “For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you by his poverty might become rich. But as you excel in everything—in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all earnestness, and in our love for you—see that you excel […]

Christmas gift cards

Christmas cards that give*! Now available** £7 supports 7 children to attend a Christmas party (pays for party food and a small gift ) children are 2-5years old attending our Early Years we have 350 children attending! £15 buys a bed net for a vulnerable family £20 buys a vulnerable family Christmas provisions including chicken, rice, […]

Update from Shine Village

                                    Life at Shine Village gets pretty hectic at times and this term volunteers from New Zealand, UK and Malawi joined us at Shine Village, helping with the children’s home, early years teaching and two conferences. Hundreds of leaders […]

10th Anniversary celebration

October 27th 2018   Shine 10th Anniversary event, held at the Kingsley Suite Hull University, was a very special night for co-founders Phil and Deborah Irvin. ” We were really looking forward to getting together with all those who have made Shine in Malawi all that it is today and it was such a wonderful night, […]