Advivia Trust


Advivia Zimbabwe Community Development Trust

Once Zimbabwean work had begun on a personal initiative under the umbrella of the Evangelical Methodist Cross Church in Berlin-Lankwitz, it quickly became clear that a form had to be found in which the various projects could also be put on solid foundations organizationally. In spring 2018, the “Advivia gGmbH” was founded in Germany by Ira Schelp, a parishioner of the Kreuzkirche in Berlin-Lankwitz (more information available under: In the summer of 2019, the Advivia Zimbabwe Community Development Trust was launched in Zimbabwe by project manager Sarah Dilling and Alington Matsilele, the Zimbabwean project manager, in order to be able to cooperate with this registered partner organisation on the ground.

The Advivia Zimbabwe Community Development Trust is an independent association that can enter into further partnerships with charities and is entitled to receive funding.

The members of the Board of Management:

Sarah Dilling

Alington Matsilele

Rapson Chadenganga

Lee Mthombeni




Other collaborator: Raymond Zowa