Mercy In Action's First 1,000 Days Mercy Alumni Monthly Sustainers Fellowship Help Pregnant Patients during Coronavirus Pandemic Claudia Booker Memorial Midwife Scholarship

Mercy In Action Vineyard, INC

Org #9131
Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1998
year founded
$439,370
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:

Aug 3, 2022
Mercy In Action Midwives Serve Steadfastly
While the COVID-19 pandemic is still a major factor that negatively impacts health in the Philippines at this time, we are happy to report that Mercy In Action sponsored birth centers and clinics have...
Jul 4, 2022
One year of midwives training midwives on Zoom!
This spring Mercy in Action College of Midwifery concluded 12 months of training for the Filipina staff we support.  In the course of a year, we presented the 12 Steps of Safe and Respectful...
May 31, 2022
Featuring Edith
Thank you for your support of this incredibly successful scholarship project!  We are so pleased to report that Mercy In Action College of Midwifery has graduated another Claudia Booker Memorial...
 
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