Who we are

Abba’s Rest Orphans supports orphans and their families in Chiringa in S E Malawi – this page names those organising funds in Scotland and those working in Malawi.

A Scottish charity – SC 033166 – formally registered on 20 May 2002.
email: aromalawi@gmail.com
UK office: 9 Craighall Place, Ayr, KA7 4XD – tel. 01292 442963

The Object of the Charity: To relieve poverty, sickness and distress and to advance the education of orphaned children in Malawi, and thereby improve their conditions of life.

Our stated purposes: The prevention or relief of poverty, the advancement of education, the advancement of health, and the relief of those in need by reason of age, ill health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage.

Abba’s Rest Orphans has four trustees: Madge Irving (retired from Nursing and Social Care), Muriel Wilson (a retired Church of Scotland deaconess), Malcolm McNeil and Ian Dickson (Treasurer & website). Advice and assistance are provided by Jenny Spence (in Castle Douglas), Avril Brown and Rev. David Bartholomew (in St John’s Town of Dalry), Allie Wilson (in Dumfries & Galloway), Fiona Boyd and Ian McFadzean (Gift Aid), Kenneth Millar (Annual Reports), Cara Moynihan (labels & emails), Jeff Whittle (of Minuteman Press, Ayr) and many other kind supporters, incl. past trustee Jim Walsham. The Abbas Rest logo was designed by Gillian Aitken.

Care and Share Malawi, is a registered (2015) in Malawi as a Faith Based Organisation, with four Trustees (George Makawa, Timothy Mukota, James Ntuluka and Mrs Fagess Chimangamunu). The Project Manager is Chikondi Gundo, and Blessings Chipoka is the Project Co-Ordinator. The Care and Share logo was designed by past manager Forster Abraham.