February 2, 2020 – an interview for Gazeta Powiatowa – Wiadomości Oławskie

„Irek Markowski is a restless spirit. He constantly has to act, has to be in motion. He once played in three rock bands, used to dive, rode a motorcycle across the world, overall had many things that sparked his interest. Now he helps the people of Africa, builds wells, orphanages, and says he’s not nearly done. He funds everything with his own money. Agnieszka Herba talks to an extraordinary resident of Marcinkowice”

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March 18, 2020 – “Drop for Africa”, a story for Polskie Radio by Magda Skawińska


February 13, 2021 – The city of Ełk will „drop for Africa”

Today, the President of Ełk, Tomasz Andrukiewicz, has welcomed Ireneusz Markowski, borned in Ełk – founder of the “Drop for Africa” ​​Foundation, the initiator of the fundraiser and the first donor for the purchase of a respirator for the “Pro-Medica” hospital in Ełk. The Mayor thanked him for his commitment and active help for our city’s residents.


February 23, 2023 – Rozmaitości Ełckie

People must have finally believed, because they started to support me.

You know, people generally don’t change, but sometimes trauma can change a person. It certainly changed me – says Ireneusz Markowski, president of the “Drop for Africa” ​​Foundation, who has been dividing his life between Africa and war-torn Ukraine for a year now.

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February 24, 2023 – Gazeta Wyborcza – magazyn Olsztyn

Traveling with aid for the people at the front.

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February 24, 2023 – Gazeta Wrocławska

In Africa he learned how to help. Now he goes to the front, providing aid to people in Ukraine.