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Founder of Mercy In Action at construction site The midwives and builders going over blueprints Architectural Design Builders are community fathers!

Mercy In Action Vineyard, INC

Org #9131
Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1998
year founded
$207,692
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
3
projects funded

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

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #7788200004
Organization Information
3018 W. Overland Road
Boise, ID 83705
United States
208-996-6334

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #7788200004

Project Reports

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Jul 15, 2019
Build for Birth July 18 Matching Funds Day!
We are so excited to tell you about the progress on building our newest Mercy In Action birth center and clinic in the Philippines. The roof is on, the interior walls are going up, and this week we...
Jun 28, 2019
Half way there- Building a Permanent Birthing Home
We are so excited to tell you, our faithful donors, that we poured cement this week on the new clinic roof! And amazingly, the rain held off for more than 38 hours while we were pouring the flat roof,...
Apr 1, 2019
Keeping our babies warm!
It is a well known fact that newborn babies are vulnerable to heat loss and hypothermia, which is thought to be the cause of up to one third of newborn deaths in developing countries like the...
 
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