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Mercy In Action Vineyard, INC

Org #9131
Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1998
year founded
$427,432
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
4
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Mercy in Action is a non-profit organization that focuses on the crisis in Maternal/Newborn/Child health care worldwide. Our main outreach is to pregnant women and new mothers. We have been establishing and funding free birth centers for poor families in the Philippines since 1991, and to date more than 15,000 babies have been delivered free of charge for the poorest of the poor in Mercy In Action's Birth Centers, and literally tens of thousands of lives have been helped and healed in the medical outreaches. Mercy In Acton also teaches clinical internships, seminars and training retreats to prepare midwives, medics and nurses to meet the global shortage of skilled birth attendants, and t... read more

Project Leaders
Rose Penwell
Rose Penwell
Vicki Penwell
Vicki Penwell
Ian Penwell
Ian Penwell
Jenny Fox
Jenny Fox
Team
Kristen Benoit, Rose Penwell, Vicki Penwell, Ian Penwell
Organization Information
3018 W. Overland Road
Boise, ID 83705
United States
208-996-6334
Organization Information
3018 W. Overland Road
Boise, ID 83705
United States
208-996-6334

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:

Apr 22, 2022
Helping Mothers in Evacuation Centers
In addition to our day-to-day work of delivering babies, this week our Mercy In Action staff in the Philippines are again responding to another major disaster on Leyte island, this one caused by...
Apr 8, 2022
The pandemic is not yet over in the Philippines!
Thank you for your kind support of this project to help our pregnant women and postpartum mothers, and their families, during these times of hardship in the Philippines. Most of our patients do not...
Mar 17, 2022
Kindness Springs Forth March 2022
Thank you so much for joining this team to give together towards the work we believe in, supporting the local work of skilled and compassionate Filipina midwives! So far this year, the clinics we...
 
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