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Fistula Hospital

In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Cahterine Hamlin and her late husband worked to create the Fistula Hospital. It is a facility that provides free reconstructive surgery for women with obstetric fistula. If you have never heard of obstetric fisutla, Google it. The quick

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More midwives being trained!

At the request of Flory I emailed his cousin, Dr Florimond Nyamoga, who is the founder of Congo International Ministries . How interesting that he is headquartered in Comstock Park, Michigan since I will be right there during July. Unfortunately he will

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Flory and Amina

This is Flory Zozo and his wife Amina. I wanted to be sure to share this picture with you because Flory is the force behind the training. I contacted Flory about a year ago because I wanted to do something to help

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Teaching Tools

I spent last week at the Christian Midwives International conference. What a great opportunity to learn about resources available to me. One of the midwives makes birth teaching kits–baby, uterus, cord, placenta and sac. She made a collection of brown babies so

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Raising Money

I know I should have started this part of the work earlier, but with nursing school and my travel schedule the money raising was not as high a priority to me. Not so any more! So today, amidst the Mother’s Day festivities