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Here are some MAF events and ways you can get involved in your local area. To find out more, please email Marc.

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  • Frying for Life

    Frying for Life

    Join us in celebrating a love of all things breakfast-related! Get frying, toasting and munching in support of MAF.

  • Not just another birthday

    Not just another birthday

    Give up your birthday for MAF and in return transform the lives of isolated communities around the world. Now that’s...

  • Bake Off to Take Off

    Bake Off to Take Off

    Calling all budding bakers and cake enthusiasts! Here's your chance to host your own Bake Off and bring hope to isolated...

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  • MAF creates safe passage in the DRC for women traumatised by war

    MAF creates safe passage in the DRC for women traumatised by war

    As another former rebel leader from the DRC is arrested for ‘crimes against humanity’ including mass rape, survivors of sexual violence continue to seek treatment. Despite war-torn infrastructure, MAF has set up a travel corridor between Panzi Hospital and remote villages, enabling these women to get the help that they desperately need…

  • MAF Papua New Guinea medevacs tree-climbing boy on New Year’s Eve

    MAF Papua New Guinea medevacs tree-climbing boy on New Year’s Eve

    On the very last day of 2020, MAF Pilot – Philipp Sutter, gets an unexpected request. He’s asked to medevac 10-year-old Mark from the remote PNG village of Wawoi Falls who fell out of a tree and broke his leg. Philipp recalls his final rescue mission of the year...

  • Upcoming Uganda elections - praying for peace

    Upcoming Uganda elections - praying for peace

    As Uganda counts down to its presidential elections on 14 January, civil unrest has erupted just a couple of miles from where MAF staff live. They have smelt tear gas and heard gunshots and are taking all the necessary precautions. We get the latest from MAF staff in the area..

  • Fistula patients in South Sudan recover on mattresses flown in by MAF

    Fistula patients in South Sudan recover on mattresses flown in by MAF

    Mattresses are basic, yet fundamental, when helping patients recover more comfortably from fistula surgery. Such operations to rectify childbirth injuries in South Sudan cannot take place unless there are enough mattresses for the women undergoing surgery. MAF’s Jenny Davies finds out how 44 mattresses flown in by MAF are crucial to Amref’s work…

  • MAF continues to support Central America in the wake of Hurricanes Eta and Iota

    MAF continues to support Central America in the wake of Hurricanes Eta and Iota

    MAF is providing ongoing disaster relief to Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala following last month’s devastation caused by Hurricanes Eta and Iota. Over nine million people have been affected - MAF has been flying in food, medicine, doctors, counsellors and sanitation experts as part of their emergency response…

  • MAF's Co-founder, Stuart King, has died aged 98

    MAF's Co-founder, Stuart King, has died aged 98

    Charity co-founder, former RAF Flight Lieutenant and Normandy Landings veteran Stuart Sendall-King, who has died aged 98, was one of the early pioneers to take light aircraft to the remotest parts of Africa in the aftermath of World War II.

  • Coronavirus - MAF flights drop to 20% across Africa

    Coronavirus - MAF flights drop to 20% across Africa

    In the fight against coronavirus, ‘lockdown’, ‘self-isolation’ and ‘social distancing’ have become the global norm in recent weeks. As this unprecedented disease plagues the planet, we explore how Mission Aviation Fellowship’s work has been impacted across Africa...

  • A balancing act in Lesotho – how do you help the sick without spreading coronavirus?

    A balancing act in Lesotho – how do you help the sick without spreading coronavirus?

    As Lesotho in southern Africa enters into lockdown, MAF Pilot Grant Strugnell, describes the fragile reality of meeting the medical needs of the isolated, without infecting them with a potentially fatal disease…

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Events

Events

We're always out and about, taking part in various festivals and conferences as well as speaking at lots of group meetings. We'd love the chance to say hi, so make sure you check out our events page to see when we're next in your area.

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