Tools for farming. Drilling a new borehole. Repairing the pump. In need of repairs.

Alaska Sudan Medical Project

Org #12396
Vetted since 2012
2008
year founded
$96,438
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

With the vision of "building hope and health for life," the Alaska Sudan Medical Project has worked in a remote, impoverished region of South Sudan since 2008 to provide health, water, sanitation and agricultural systems one of the world's newest and poorest countries. This remote region carries some of the worst and most alarming health statistics on the planet. In Jonglei State, South Sudan, where the Alaska Sudan Medical Project is working, children die needlessly of disease and malnutrition. The infant mortality rate is 1,700 deaths per 100,000 births. Nearly 20% of the people suffer from chronic hunger and only 10% of the children have received full childhood immunizati... read more

Project Leaders
Todd Hardesty
Todd Hardesty
Team
Todd Hardesty
Organization Information
PO Box 230183
Anchorage, ALASKA 99523
United States
907 244-7762
Organization Information
PO Box 230183
Anchorage, ALASKA 99523
United States
907 244-7762

Project Reports

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Mar 15, 2021
Flooding Destroys Crops - Seeds of Hope Planted
It is not easy to watch.  Five women in the village of Old Fangak, South Sudan sitting by the riverbank sifting the dirt in search of kernels of sorghum which have spilled from torn relief...
Mar 12, 2021
Escaping the floods, new refugees arrive daily.
By this time of March, you'd expect the ground to cracked—hardened by the searing daily temperatures. Not this year. In every direction flood water remains.  To move our gear to a new well...
Nov 16, 2020
Flood Waters. Abandoned Villages. Urgent Need
Like the rest of the world, South Sudan is facing and dealing with the Covid 19 outbreak. In the midst of this pandemic comes another crisis.  Rising flood waters of the Nile River...
 
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