Who We Are

African Mothers’ Health Initiative (AMHI) is a Texas based non-profit whose mission is to work towards improved maternal and child health in Malawi by spreading the word at home and funding our sister non-profit in Malawi. Chimwemwe mu’bereki (Joyful Motherhood) is the Malawian sister organization founded to carry out the work in Malawi.

  • Joyful Motherhood

    Chimwemwe mu’bereki (CU)*, translated as Joyful Motherhood in English,┬áis the Malawian sister organization founded by Joanne Jorissen Chiwaula and Beatrice… read more

    AMHI Board Members

    Founder and Director, Joanne Jorissen Chiwaula obtained an A.B. from Brown University in International Development and then studied at the… read more

    Our Story

    We are a tiny tender green shoot that sprung up gracefully although unexpectedly. Joanne Jorissen Chiwaula moved to Malawi in… read more