Understanding the challenges various people are facing amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, 3 Blantyre based charity organizations partnered to cheer the elderly in chief Kapeni area on 19th October 2020 with an aim of bailing out some of the old people in this area from the evils of the pandemic.
The said organizations are Fountain of Hope (FOHOP), Reach Out for Life and Chitani Community Sustainable Development Organization, all of which have been introduced to each other through MaSP membership. Fountain of Hope and Chitani Community Sustainable Development Organization identified the targeted people in chief kapeni area while Reach Out for Life provided the clothes which were part of the items that the trio donated to the elderly as part of cheering them amidst the said pandemic.
Upon noticing how excited the elderly people were, Lesley Kapile Programs Manager for Chitani promised to extend the support to others and called for combined efforts.
In His remarks, Executive Director of Reach out for Life, Mr. Itcan appealed for more well wishers and organizations to come together or perhaps partner in helping the needy people, like the elderly, the orphans, just to mention but a few.