The Chinansi Foundation

About Us

The CHINANSI Foundation is a local non Profit making Non Governmental Organization (NGO), registered under the 1962 Trustees Incorporation Act, with the Registrar General of Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs of Malawi. Its registration number is TR/INC 4121 and is a member of the Council for NGOs in Malawi [CONGOMA] and the NGO Board.

Chinansi was established after its board of Trustees and the surrounding communities realized that despite many players to address peoples’ needs still people at grassroots continue facing social problems leading to hardships of their livelihood in the areas of HIV/AIDS Management, Education, Nutrition and Food security and Human Rights.
Mission Statement:

Exist to alleviate the human sufferings and social injustices of the ordinary and vulnerable people [women, men, disabled, PLWHA and Children] by providing them with renewed hope for their socio-economic development

This facilitates to improving peoples’ living standards and in the end they  contribute towards national development. Chinansi which literally means “Your True Friend” believes in a philosophy of providing "Simple Solutions that make Big Changes for a Better Life' hence the motto, “Simple Solutions, Big Changes, Better Life”

 Vision Statement

“Together for a better world free from human sufferings and social injustices”

Membership to other Institutions:-

The Organization is an active member of Council for Non Governmental Organization of Malawi [CONGOMA] and is affiliated to many networks like the Malawi Health Equity Network [MHEN],The Civil Society Coalition for Quality Basic Education [CSCQBE],The Civil Society Agricultural Network [CISANET],The Network of Organizations dealing with Vulnerable and Orphaned Children [NOVOC] White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood [WRA],Balaka Civil Society Network ,Malawi Economic Justice Network [MEJN],Rain Water Harvesting Association of Malawi [RHAM] Malawi Environmental Endowment Trust [MEET],Cure National





The Director, Simplex Chithyola