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Save the Mothers is an international, charitable organization equipping African leaders to save the lives of women and babies.

New Year - New Policy!


As of January 1, 2022 all Save the Mothers supporters eligible to receive a tax receipt will now receive one annual giving tax receipt via email/mail by the end of February 2023.

We are maximizing innovation and technology to continue to find cost efficiencies as we serve the most vulnerable with your support. We will use the email address or mailing address on account.

For the 2021 tax year we still have a hybrid combination of individual receipts that were issued automatically online or via mail. All receipts will be issued and received before February 28, 2022.

Economic Empowerment – Women Helping Women

Women's economic empowerment is essential in creating gender equality, according to the United Nations. The problem is, many women don't have the means to support themselves and their family, especially when a medical emergency arises. Andrew Koolya, a graduate of the Save the Mothers Master of Public Health Leadership program ...

Prioritizing Post-Natal Care

When most people think of maternal mortality, they have images of a mother dying during childbirth. But did you know that 60 percent of all maternal deaths occur AFTER the delivery? Postpartum hemorrhage remains the leading cause of maternal deaths around the world. Unfortunately, most mothers are sent home after ...