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Dress A Girl

Dress A Girl has sewn 300 dresses for girls ages 6 months to 10 years old Each dress comes with a pair of underwear and a beaded bracelet. The younger girls receive a hand-sewn doll MAAPF Needs Shipping Donations! We will send these dresses to Kasese, Uganda to help clothe the girls who have lost…

Girls stay in School Project Update

  Kasia Janus and Maapf making a difference with Girls stay in School Project. Orientation meeting at Kakone primary school   Trainers and the students of St. Egidio primary school. Trainers and the Parish pastor on ‘Reusable Sanitary Pads project’ orientation day. Sewing machine and Sanitary pad in progress Girls learning to make reusable sanitary pads  Liquid…

Happy Mother’s Day from Uganda

  olunaku lwa bamaama olulungi (Happy Mother’s Day in Ugandan )  Dear Friend of MAAPFoundation: Mother’s Day is special for the MAAPFoundation as our priority is to address the unmet urgent medical struggles of impoverished mom’s and babies. In rural Uganda we find villages where 75% of those who require medical assistance do not have the ability to…

Ubuntu

  Ubuntu Ubuntu is an African philosophy that means “I am because we are.” It denotes our interconnectedness; we depend on each other in ways, big and small. To reach our full potential, both individually and as a society, we must help others achieve theirs. I am because we are.

Maapf Uganda

When I don’t travel to Africa,- MAAPF Uganda comes to me/us via photos and phone calls. A clinic in Mbara is asking for a $5000 start up to earn money for a farm to buy medicine. Today their humble clinic mobilized to reach those too far from the facility. Please visit our web site to…

Mother Teo – Uganda

Celebrate women! (Like Teo in Uganda) What a great story to share. Mother Teo fell as she brought a placenta to be buried and was severely injured. For 50 years as a midwife nurse she brought hundreds of impoverished mothers and babies through childbirth. Penniless, Teo needs a $1500 surgery. US friends who don’t know…

MAAPF Medical Mission Journey April 18-28 Chicago-Uganda East Africa

Urgent Alliances Mission Uganda 2022 – photojournalist David Klein and Deacon Don Grossnickle are traveling across the globe actively connecting with many people in Uganda concerned about growing improved community access for the poor helping them connect to urgently needed healthcare. The main mission of the journey April 18-28 is to continue building leadership alliances…