Does Determined to Develop have an office in the United States?
Yes, in the United States, Determined to Develop can be reached at the address and phone number below:
Determined to Develop 143 Woodstock Drive AvonLake, OH 44012
US Phone: 1-440-364-2929
Is Determined to Develop currently hiring in Malawi?
Currently there are no available positions. Please check back and we will post any future opportunities here.
Can I volunteer with Determined to Develop in Malawi?
Determined to Develop has partnered with a lodge called Mazi Zuwa (meaning water and Sun), located in a rural area of the northern lakeshore of Malawi, which serves as a staging ground for all of our volunteer opportunities. Determined to Develop’s comprehensive program allows our volunteers to give back in a more “on the ground” approach as you balance service and vacation. Determined to Develop volunteers work directly with the people of Malawi to improve their community. Volunteers are encouraged to connect with the local culture and open themselves up to an experience that few ever get.
Determined to Develop enables volunteers to be plugged into specific projects where you have skills or where a great need is present. If you’re traveling with a group, projects will be determined by both your group’s interest and the availability of projects at the time of your travel. If you’re an individual or family, you may request a specific project based on your interest. Determined to Develop volunteers visit expecting to help others but often have their hearts touched in a way which literally transforms their lives.
What is Determined to Develop's primary source of funding?
Determined to Develop relies on the generosity of our individual donors. Our small, local operation means we personally oversee every donation we receive and we make sure that every dollar is spent as efficiently as possible. All donations, make a huge impact in Malawi. According to our last audit, Determined to Develop had only 3% overheard costs, with a full 97% of donations going directly to projects in Malawi, Africa.
What are Determined to Develop's plans for for future growth?
Determined to Develop has positioned itself as a strategic innovator in ideas, with education as its main focus. In the future, D2D will continue to develop replicable, education-focused ideas for economic and social empowerment. In the past few years, we have made strides in women’s and girl’s empowerment programming, launched a new boys high school and plan to open both a girl’s school and technical college. We will also link other NGO’s and governments with our best practices so that they can scale with many partners.
How can I help Determined to Develop?
There are several ways you can help Determined to Develop and support the great things we’re doing in Malawi, Africa: