Eileen first went to Malawi in 2006. She has since led three working groups from the UK – mainly based at the rural village of Nkope where there is a blind school unit, primary school and medical centre. She became a trustee in 2008 and Project Officer in March 2009 and works in partnership with Mr Grafiud Tione, the MACS’ Representative in Malawi. She visits Malawi to oversee projects annually.