Teen Girls Health & Empowerment in Uganda Shamim with Village Health Team Member Janat Shamim and baby Swadiq Community Garden

The Shanti Uganda Society

Org #13134
Vetted since 2012 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2008
year founded
$124,034
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

The Shanti Uganda Society improves infant and maternal health in Uganda. We imagine a world where all women have access to a midwife and are respected, empowered and able to thrive throughout the birth process.

Projects (4)

Community Garden
Uganda / Environment
Women's Income Generating Group
Uganda / Women and Girls
 
Project Leaders
Fran Tanner
Fran Tanner
Team
Maria Wong, Courtney Tucker, Kyaterekera Josephine Kizito, Kate Hyde
Organization Information
1900 Bowman Ave.
Coquitlam, BC V3J 6E3
Canada
1 - 604 - 716 - 0611

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #2957889113
Organization Information
1900 Bowman Ave.
Coquitlam, BC V3J 6E3
Canada
1 - 604 - 716 - 0611

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #2957889113

Project Reports

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Apr 12, 2019
Tackling teenage pregnancy
Teenage pregnancy is a significant public health concern, associated with increased maternal mortality and morbidity as well as serious health risks for both mother and child. Uganda has one of the...
Feb 26, 2019
Shamim's Story
“I choose to have my babies at Shanti because of the amazing midwives. They take good care of us mothers compared to the facility where I had my first child. The Birth House also has a good...
Feb 22, 2019
Researching and documenting best practices.
The majority of Shanti Uganda families are small holder farmers, growing food to curb malnutrition among family members, especially mums and babies. Throughout the previous quarter, emphasis has been...
 
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