Gallery: Madonna Builds Solar-Powered Eco-Academy For Girls in Malawi


Madonna is giving back to the country that gave her David, her son, in a big way by building an eco-friendly academy for girls in Malawi’s capital city, Lilongwe. Through her non-profit organization, Raising Malawi, the pop star has collected funds and donated some of her own in order to build the solar powered, eco-friendly academy, which will accommodate 450 girls when it’s completed in 2012. StudioMDA, out of New York, designed the school and hopes it can become the standard for education and new sustainable construction in the region.

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1 Comment

  1. maxman September 17, 2010 at 4:20 am

    Well,Africa surely need more women like Madonna,hope more and more western stars follow her wonderful example,god bless all the madonas of this Earth.

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