Hope Ofiriha

We empower women and children living in rural communities to overcome social injustice, disease, illiteracy, and poverty. Our small-scale interventions enhance their social and economic well being and help them reach their potential.
Dec 17, 2015

No Malaria - No mosquito

Malaria is largest killer of children in Africa
Malaria is largest killer of children in Africa

Thanks for your long-term support to stop Moms from Dying in Childbirth.

At this reporting, your donation and money from others assisted in buying 35 insecticide nets, 8 bottle testing fluid to test malaria and another disease.

 Hope Ofiriha is appealing to GlobalGiving to maintain the partnership until this initiative is fully funded. In a next three months, will be sending you a new field update to let you know how the impac of your giftt is making positive changes in the ground.

A volunteer, who worked at AIDs initiative project, noticed that the Survival clinic was desperately short of equipment. She asked a dealer if it can sell a microscope at a discount price to Hope Ofiriha so that it can donate it to the clinic to protect lives. A microscope and PH meters get approved quickly at a reduced price.

Also, she got a private donor who gave much of the funding. We are still in need of $300 to meet our primary goal. We are appealing to 30 donors each to make a tax deductible donation of $30 this Christmas so that a project gets a unit to fight malaria. We are very grateful to our volunteer," wrote William Ochieng.

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Dec 17, 2015

Success Story: Baby Ayaa's Birth

Giving Birth is Dangerous in South Sudan!
Giving Birth is Dangerous in South Sudan!

Thanks for your long term support to stop Moms from Dying in childbirth.

At the time of this reporting - your contributions and money from others - Hope Ofiriha provided a clinic with 1 box birthing mats, 2 boxes cotton wool, and 3 boxes syringes & needles.

Also you supported 8 Moms give birth to beautiful babies. Thanks so much for your help!

We will be sending you a new field update after three months so that you get to know the impact your contributions.

An Unlikely Success Story: Baby Ayaa's Birth:
Unfortunately, babies in South Sudan who are born in poverty will not receive a gift this because their parents are poor. This appeal is your opportunity to help bring a smile to a baby's face this Christmas.

With your help, Hope Ofiriha seeks to help six Mothers who are due to give birth during this holiday season. But they need your help to secure the birthing kits to give birth safely. This goodwill ensures that the families can come together at Christmas to share gifts and celebrate life.

South Sudan is one of the most dangerous places in the world for mothers. One in every 50 women who becomes pregnant will die in childbirth. Her baby is even less likely to make it.

In rural Omilling, where access to medical care is limited, the danger is even greater.

That's why baby Ayaa is such a miracle. Thanks to people like you, Ayaa's mother received critical care throughout her pregnancy and birth of her two children.

This is why we are appealing to you this Christmas to donate between $10, $50 or sign up a monthly subscription to mark a year-end to save lives.

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Jul 31, 2015

Our hope - Is microloan!

I am doing well, thanks, W4 so much!
I am doing well, thanks, W4 so much!

Thanks for your continued support of microloan project for South Sudanese in Uganda.

You did it again this year: Your cash and money from different sources helped grant microloans in the hand of 650 economically active clients in both South Sudan and Uganda.

Thanks DEKI for providing the largest microfinance loan capital. Deki's money is repayable after the partnership comes to an end.

 By the time of this report:
With a grant of microfinance loan capital from W4, HO had disbursed microloans to 20 new clients. In total W4, has funded a total of 60 clients.

In a next quarter, we will send you a new field update report to let you know the impact of your contribution. In a report, we will tell you a positive change it created in a life of South Sudan refugee women and their children in Uganda.

Our micro-loans program offers poor active women the chance for economic independence through entrepreneurship. Obtaining the capital to start or operate a business is a major obstacle for most of South Sudanese women and their families stranded in Kampala, as a result, from Sudan's African longest civil conflict. As refugees, they have a limited option to access bank loans, particularly those without formal education. Our program provides loans to not only qualified recipients but offers educational support to help them earn huge profit through their businesses.

Women themselves start their micro-loan group with a drive to lift themselves and their families from the burden of poverty. Every month, they attend group empowerment, and education workshops focus on small business management, record keeping, and mini bookkeeping help them be successful in their efforts. When women repay their initial loan, they qualify for a high credit during the next cycle. Over the years, we have seen women start their mini saloon, restaurant, food stall in a market, and farming businesses as a result of our program.

 
   

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