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Knit Wits and Stitch & Give Knitters

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Thank you to the Knit Wits and the Stitch & Give Knitters for all these beautiful hand knit hats. They will keep our babies and children warm. The children had great fun choosing their “special” hat!

Our special thanks to Sue Wilson, Claire Burkhead, Jan Wilson, Bev Bresso and Suzi DeFrancisci. (more…)

Meet our Nepali Partners

Dr. Chunu & Dr. Asha

Dr. Chunmila & Dr. Asha

Dr Asha Jha & Dr. Chunmila Maharjan
Obstetrician / Gynecologists
We “are very grateful to work with you in Ilam Camp. It was a wonderful experience working with you both in surgical and clinical cases. You and your whole team were very helpful.” We were “Grateful to work with you in surgery. We learned lots of new techniques in Surgery. You also gave us a chance to do Surgery (more…)

Nepal Mission Volunteer Team 2013

©nathandehart-silentimages-nepal2013-7480We have a wonderful and dedicated team of volunteer medical professionals lined up for our second mission to Nepal. We look forward to working side by side with the Nepali physicians, midwives and staff. Our goal is to share our skills in this remote area of Eastern Nepal so that our work is sustainable. (more…)

The Edge of Joy

Screen Shot 2014-09-04 at 10.45.20 PMThis is an excerpt from the documentary film The Edge of Joy by filmmaker Dawn Shapiro. The film examines maternal mortality at the Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital in the Kano region of Nigeria. It is one of the busiest maternity centers in all of West Africa. But, as the documentary shows, it’s still woefully (more…)