River of Life Evangelical Church
The River of Life Evangelical Church (ROLEC) in Malawi is the newest partner of Bread and Water for Africa®. ROLEC serves a targeted population of more than 2,500 households through a wide variety of programs and services to include improving agricultural practices, water collecting and irrigation, economic security and educational support to orphans and vulnerable children.
ROLEC’s current need is to have the resources necessary to be able to assist even more of the country’s residents in need as they seek to build a better life for themselves and their families.
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