Kusewera Village Costs:
*See in-kind donation information at the end, or check out our Amazon Smile WISH LIST!
Phase 1 – $50,000 – complete (formation of Kusewera Limited – Malawi, land research and acquisition of 13 acres)
Phase 2 – $350,000 total – still require $65,000 (landworks, building of the perimeter wall and construction of community center, volunteer guest house, storage warehouse and staff /admin housing, Solar work, upkeep)
Phase 3 – $35,000 – still require $10,000 (Sports Complex – sport court and sports field (done), upkeep necessary – water pipeline, wear and tear upkeep, seeds, etc.)
Phase 4 – $110, 000 – still require full amount – Small health clinic, music/drama amphitheater/stage and all water & electrical items associated, shipping container – fill and ship from Long Beach, delivered, 26-32 seater bus, small cafe for weekend guests and hospitality training – income generating)
Kusewera Village salaries:
Salaries and expenses (Goal for full staff) $6000/month (up to 25 Malawian staff) or $72k/year
Individual cost examples for specific donation: $30,000 Small health clinic, $35,000 for a 26-32 seater bus, $40,000 sport court roof, $10,000 shipping container (from US to site in Malawi), $20,000 Amphitheater/Stage
CURRENT Monthly Operational costs needed: $5000/mo OR $60,000/year (a monthly sponsorship helps here!). Funds needed for minimal growth is $6000/month OR $72,000/year.
*In-kind donations are always welcome as well! See our Amazon Smile WISH LIST or reach out for specific questions but categories and items include: Sports equipment, team uniforms (whole team if possible – soccer, netball, basketball, volleyball, baseball), educational materials (for all ages), backpacks in good condition, art supplies, music instruments, books for the library, health related items (variety of medical supplies – scrubs, stethescopes, thermometer), dental hygeine items (tooth brushes and toothpaste), new underwear (for preschool age to 18), new or gently used sneakers or Crocs-type only (preschool age to 18), soccer cleats/boots (sizes youth to adult up to sizse men’s 10 only), new or gently used jackets or sweaters sizes kids to adult, infant to toddler apparel and misc items – general apparel items are not needed – please inquire if you have specific donations to ask about. Kusewera@gmail.com