Ganet’s story

Ganet’s adventure

This is Ganet. She has recently taken her Primary School Leaving Certificate exams in Malawi and awaits the results nervously, as this will dictate whether she can enter secondary school, and which school she can get into.

Ganet, as many of you will […]

Meet Our New Trustee

We are very happy that Amy McInerny has joined our team of trustees in the UK. Amy is 36 and works in the NHS as a youth worker. She lives in Cambridge with her husband Greg, 11 year old daughter Esther and dog Ted. […]

Turn off your mobile phones, Ganet’s Great Big Small Charity Week Pub Quiz is here!

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The children of Ganet’s Adventure School have finished their Standard 8 exams, on 17 June it’ll be your turn to answer some tricky questions.

Ganet’s Adventure School Fund, together with Small Charity Week, has put together a very special pub […]

There is a Very, Very, Very Big Arrival at Ganet’s Adventure School

Our tank is like this – waiting for photograph

As part of the feeding programme sponsored by the Hilden Trust, some food yielding crops are being grown in the school permaculture gardens. As you probably know, rainfall in Malawi is all or nothing – very heavy […]

We’re joining a very special eBay auction, and need your help to find prizes!

We are sourcing prizes for the Small Charity Week eBay auction, and we need your help. This has become an important source of income for the school over the last few years, it enables us to pay the salaries […]

Celebration Time

Students in the classroom with vegetables grown at schoollook what we have grown

The Feeding Programme Has Gained Sponsorship For A Second Year

Our team of Gertrude Banda and Lisa Bennett have been working hard to monitor the successes of the […]

Grow Your Own Malawi Style

Permaculture garden with school buildings in the background

Gertrude Banda and students picking okra

Picking okra

School Permaculture Gardens Supplement School Meals

For a number of years, Ganet’s Adventure School has been establishing permaculture gardens to use the land around the school productively to grow food to be […]

Could you be our next trustee?

We are looking for one or two people to join our board of trustees. This is a chance to make a real difference to the direction of our charity, get involved […]

Our Feeding Programme Team

Gertrude holding a ceiling high stalk of maize

It takes a team to make it happen. Who is in our team?

You already know about The Hilden Trust, Gertrude Banda and Lisa Bennett, so now we’ll introduce the other members of the team who make the Feeding Programme […]

School Meals Help Students To Learn More Effectively

Providing school meals is helping the students at Ganet’s Adventure School make the most of the benefits of their education.

As we come to the end of the first year of the free school meals programme, funded by The Hilden Trust, school Director, Gertrude Banda and Ganet’s Adventure School Fund Trustee, Lisa Bennett, have […]