Where is Brendan Rendall?

Who? I met Brendan just over two years ago when I was volunteering at FISS (FOMO Independent Senior School) in Mulanje, Malawi. At that time he was preparing to run the length of Malawi to raise funds for a much needed art and science block for the school. He was supported by Emma Timmis and he raised the money he […]

Emma Timmis adventurer

Nearly two years ago I was volunteering at a secondary school run and operated by Friends of Mulanje Orphans in Malawi  and I was lucky enough to meet fellow English woman  the lovely Emma Timmis who was accompanying Brendan Rendall as he ran the length of Malawi. She travelled to Mulanje with him and spent time getting to know about […]

Malawi smiles

When I think of the word winsome I think of the lovely smiles of the children of Mulanje in Malawi. I had the opportunity to do some volunteer work so stayed in this rural area for a few days. There I got to know the locals, the beautiful  Mount Mulanje and the tea plantations. But perhaps what stood out […]

Malawi ~ the warm heart of Africa.

Many say that Malawi is the warm heart of Africa and I can now understand why. Tucked down south between Mozambique and Zambia most people arrive via Johannesburg and step out onto the rich orange earth of Malawi and into the hearts of the local people. I stayed at the Kumwamba centre which is run […]

Brendan Rendall – #runMalawi

Who – Brendan Rendall  with the support of Emma Timmis both adventurers both keen to help others. What – Brendan Rendall has run the length of Malawi and Emma has supported him by cycling alongside. Where – Malawi is in Africa, a place in much need of our help, where many children have little to wear or eat and […]

The children of Mulanje, Malawi.

Often with no shoes on their feet but always with smiles on their faces the children of Mulanje welcome visitors from afar knowing that they might be bringing something with them that might enhance their lives whether it be time or much needed medical equipment, clothing or footballs. This is an area where many children […]

Further update on #runmalawi

Day Five and five marathons in the bag, well done Brendan Rendall thats 20% of your run done! Brendan is running the length of Malawi from north to south which is 650 miles and hoping to achieve 25 marathons in 25 days. So why is he doing this? ……. in general to raise funds for Friends of […]