Refugee family in Old Fangak. The people we help. Clean Water in Old Fangak Food & Water for Refugees in South Sudan

Alaska Sudan Medical Project

Org #12396
Vetted since 2012
2008
year founded
$112,486
raised on GlobalGiving
11
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

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Pushing and Pulling Through the Swamp.

By Todd Hardesty | Executive Director

Going the "extra mile" in this case means a lot.  In an area besieged by floods for over four years, we have become experts at transporting everything through the swamp.   Drilling... Read the full report ›

Successful April harvest in Fangak County.

By Todd Hardesty | Executive Director

Each spring we send teams into the many bomas (towns) of our region in South Sudan.  We want to see firsthand the results of the spring planting.   We currently work with 953 farming... Read the full report ›

Sudan War Continues to Bring More Refugees.

By Todd Hardesty | Executive Director

For more than 9 months now the war in Sudan has sent a tsunami of refugees into South Sudan and neighboring countries.  There is not a village in our area of South Sudan, large or small, that has... Read the full report ›
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