Tag Archives: Sustainable

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018 is LIVE!

Posted on: November 27, 2018
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THE BIG GIVE CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE IS LIVE! From now until 12 noon on 4th December you can double your donation here. With your donations, our project aims to deliver the following outcomes:  Improved reliability of community water pumps Improved access to irrigation Improved convenient access to water for households Improved skills and income   Through donations for […]

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Double your impact during The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018! Save the date and double if you wait

Posted on: September 28, 2018
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Once again, we have an exciting and limited opportunity to DOUBLE the impact of your support as we transform more lives in Malawi! From 12 noon on 27th November to 12 noon on 4th December you can DOUBLE your donation at no extra cost!  We are excited to be taking part in The Big Give challenge […]

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BECAUSE (of sustainable clean water) CHANGE HAPPENZ

Posted on: August 30, 2018
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Pump Aid was grateful to receive support from the Zurich Community Trust in October 2017 to enable us to deliver health, opportunities and resilience to 107 people in rural Malawi through sustainable water supplies and education. Our mission is to help people in rural communities sub-Saharan Africa (currently focused in Malawi) to become self-reliant so […]

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How Pump Aid supports development and the environment

Posted on: August 27, 2018
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World Water Week is the annual focal point to discuss the globe’s water issues.  This year (26th to 31st August 2018), the focus is on the link between ecosystems, human development and water. Building on the UN theme for World Water Day earlier this year, ‘nature-based solutions’, World Water Week 2018 aims to cast light on […]

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Transforming lives in Chiluzi thanks to the Big Give 2017 – update 2

Posted on: July 27, 2018
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Once again, this brief update was first sent to supporters who actively donated to Pump Aid’s successful Big Give Christmas Challenge 2017, but we can’t help but share these developments. In our last Big Give update, we introduced you to the pre-school in Chiluzi, the care-givers receiving hygiene behaviour training and members of the local […]

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Transforming lives in Chiluzi thanks to the Big Give 2017 – update 3

Posted on: September 13, 2018
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Once again, this brief update was first sent to supporters who actively donated to Pump Aid’s successful Big Give Christmas Challenge 2017, but we can’t help but share these developments. In our last Big Give update, we left you with foundations laid for the new facilities and continued engagement with the community. In this update, […]

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Community-Based Childcare Centres in Action – Mpunga, Malawi

Posted on: August 14, 2018
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In November last year, we revisited a community-based childcare centre (CBCC) in the village of Mpunga in Malawi to see how our project had impacted the local children. Our CBCC project supports early years development through the provision of clean water, sanitation and improved nutrition supplemented with training and education throughout the community. In Mpunga, […]

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Transforming lives in Chiluzi thanks to the Big Give 2017 – update 1

Posted on: July 1, 2018
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With planning underway for this year’s Big Give Christmas Challenge, we should not forget the amazing impact of our successful 2017 Big Give campaign in which we raised over £12,000 to enable us to deliver clean water, sanitation and improved nutrition for children under-5 AND hygiene behaviour change for all members of surrounding communities. We […]

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Beyond Water Wins Praise at the FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards

Posted on: June 7, 2018
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Press Release: LONDON, 7th June 2018. Beyond Water, a London-based social enterprise, has been HIGHLY COMMENDED for its achievements in sustainable development at the 2018 FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards. Beyond Water is rolling out an entrepreneurial small business approach promoting low cost water packages for poor households and farmers in Malawi. Treating people as customers […]

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Agriculture in Mchinji Village

Posted on: May 21, 2018
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On the 3rd of November 2017 we went to the village of Mchinji to have a look at agriculture in the village. We met a farmer called Kambale who is 47 years old. He has been winter cropping for 7 years and using the rope and washer pump since he bought it in August. Prior […]

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