projects Wish list

Not everything you find the west is available in Malawi. If you are Volunteering, there’s things you could bring to make life a lot easier here! If you cannot make it over to Butterfly Space but you would like to make a contribution, please Contact Us and let us know what you would like to bring or send to Butterfly Space. We greatly appreciate all contributions!

COMMUNITY INFORMATION AND INTERNET ROOM

  • Musical instruments
  • Laptops and associated equipment (mouses, flash drives, earphones etc).
  • Software for the computers, word, photoshop, adobe premier.
  • Audio interface for recording
  • Tablets, to provide more access to educational material via Raspberri Pi
  • Library books, especially reference books.
  • CD Roms of in useful information on any topic.
YOUTH CLUB/ NURSERY SCHOOLS
  • Kids paint and paint brushes
  • Arts and crafts materials
  • Football pump
  • Kids books
BABY BASKETS
  • Baby clothes
  • Baby toys
  • Baby blankets
  • Reusable nappies
  • Nipple pads
MEDIA ROOM
  • Studio headphones microphones, cables (XLR, jacks, adapters)
  • Flash drives, batteries, blank cd’s, micro cards.
  • Studio monitor speakers
  • Microphone
  • Microphone pop filter
  • Mic stand
  • Mixing desk
  • Basic digital cameras, video cameras, voice recorders.
  • Documentaries and interesting films to screen and add to our collection.
  • Music catalogues to help when the radio station set up.
  • Manuals and text books on the ins and outs of recording, film, photography etc.
SCHOOL GARDENS:
  • Seeds for the gardens (remember the climate!)
  • Garden tools and gloves for the schools.
  • Books for the information room.
MPHAMBA 
  • Any equiptment that could come in useful for people living with disabilities
  • Tools for carpenters, tailors, builders etc.
  • Toys, books, posters, arts and craft materials for their nursery school
  • Tablets, smart phones
WATER PUMP:
  • Broken centrifugal pumps
  • Tools- please contact us directly for an up to date list of what is needed.
SCHOOL LINKS AND TEACHING:
  • Educational resources, especially for the teachers- reference books, maps, teaching aids.
  • Raspberri Pi’s
  • USB Projectors (for raspberri Pi’s)
  • Power banks
  • SD memory cards 
  • Arty resources for the children as there is little emphasis at all on this kind of learning.

THE LODGE

  • Yoga mats
  • Hammocks
  • Tools
  • Kitchen utensils
  • Coffee pots
  • Pans
  • Office equipment

If you have other idea’s, something specific, or want more information on postage and donations, please click the link below and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT