Determined to Develop operates from donated office space at Maji Zuwa Lodge, in Chilumba, Malawi. Maji Zuwa means “water and sun” in the local Tumbuka language, and it is a social entrepreneurship venture encompassing a guesthouse lodge, conference facilities, community space, and a home for orphan children, and Determined to Develop.
Maji Zuwa hosts visitors who are looking for more than just the typical vacation. Visitors are offered a complete program and full immersion experience tailored to individual interests and projects. This gives a visitor a chance to see the development work first-hand, and to really experience the culture of the community.
Maji Zuwa hosts individuals, university students and those conducting research, as well as a variety of groups; leadership programs, high school students, mission trips, church groups and families looking for an atypical vacation.