Transforming Needy Communities in Zambia, Malawi and Zimbabwe

New Apostolic Church Relief Organization (NACRO) is a relief and development organisation of the New Apostolic Church District Apostle Area (NACDAA) 28, which covers Zambia, Malawi and Zimbabwe.
It was first registered in Zambia as Henwood Foundation in 2002 under the Societies Act. NACRO aims to promote developmental activities among the communities where it operates.


“A faith based organization that seeks to transform needy communities in the areas it operates into self sustenance through improved livelihood and food security, access to education, health services and acquisition of survival skills.”


Since its inception in 2002, the organisation has implemented various activities focusing on HIV/AIDS prevention, home based care, women empowerment, nutrition, water and sanitation. Others include; OVC education support, health and education infrastructure development, sustainable agriculture and small livestock.


“NACRO envisages a socially and economically equitable, free thinking and self sufficient community in DAA 28 and other areas where it operates”.


nacro community service

Our Services:

  • HIV/AIDS Prevention
  • Home Based Care
  • Women Empowerment
  • Nutrition
  • Water & Sanitation
  • Health & Education Infrastructure
  • Sustainable Agriculture & Small Livestock


The organisation has worked with several partners including NAK-karitativ, New Apostolic Church International (NACI), New Apostolic Church 28 (NAC28), Golden Valley Agriculture Research Trust (GART), United Nations Development Progamme (UNDP), President Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), Churches Health Association of Zambia (CHAZ), Pact Zambia and Community Response to HIV and AIDS (CRAIDS), HELP (Germany), Habitant (Germany) Kickstart, Ministry of Community Development Mother and Child Health and Livestock Development and Animal Health Project.