Author Archives: Anthony Clarke

Day 8 – Friday

Day 8 – Friday We left Blantyre on time and got a good start to the journey. We had discussed taking a different route back in order to go by Lake Malawi but decided against it as we were unsure … Continue reading

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Day 9 – Saturday

Day 9 – Saturday We rose at 5am and packed the car for the last time, had a cup of tea (Barry’s that I had brought with me) and a slice of “Thank You” cake that had been overlooked at … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Thursday

Day 7 – Thursday Rick had originally canceled this morning’s meeting with Martin and the Meteorological department and did not think he would be able to make the Rotary Lunch that was set for 12 noon but he pulled it … Continue reading

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Day 5 & 6 – Tuesday & Wednesday

Day 5 – Wednesday We left for Lilongwe at 8.10am after breakfast with the Father’s. The road was good and we arrived at Lilongwe just after 11am, however having stopped at a gas station just before getting to the hotel … Continue reading

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Day 2 – 4

Day 2 – Saturday Got up early, had a good breakfast at the hotel and left to pick up the rental car – made our way north on the M1 to meet with father Angelo at Kasunga about 100km from … Continue reading

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We have arrived safely!

Rick and I departed from Dulles International on time without any hitches except for forgetting my sunglasses. The flight was full but comfortable operated by Ethiopian Airlines. After 13hours non-stop we touched down at Addis Ababa in Ethiopia at 8.25am … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for the Trip

Hi, We are in the final stages of preparing for our trip to Malawi. We will be visiting with Father Angelo to see first hand how the work has progressed there and look into what we can plan to achieve … Continue reading

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Maize Mill Update

Last week our South Anne Arundel Rotary Club dispersed $8,000 from the funds raised at the 2010 Golf Tournament so that Father Angelo could purchase the Maize Mill Equipment. The Mill House is now complete and ready for the install. As with … Continue reading

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Maize Mill Project

I have just received some new emails from Father Angelo updating us on the progress. The Mill House is really looking like a structure now with the roof section due to be completed this week. We have begun to work … Continue reading

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Maize Mill Progress

I have received a few emails from Father Angelo telling us how well the Maize Mill project is coming along. The community have made all of the bricks themselves on site and are doing most of the labor work. Most … Continue reading

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