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Save The Mothers

About Save The Mothers

Save the Mothers promotes maternal health in the developing world through education, public awareness and advocacy. Based in Uganda and North America, Save The Mothers dedicated to saving some of the 303,000 women who die in childbirth every year.

January 2017

Why Annual Reports are important

By | January 18th, 2017|Annual Report, East Africa, Master of Public Health Leadership, Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, Uganda|

Save the Mothers has just published our 2016 Annual Report, detailing information about organizational activities and finances throughout the 2015-16 fiscal year. This year, to save on costs, we are publishing the report in an online version only. You can download the PDF of the 2016 Annual Report here, and of our Financial Statements here. [...]

December 2016

Come and see

By | December 2nd, 2016|East Africa, News, Uganda, Vision Trip|

A mother and baby elephant out for a stroll at Queen Elizabeth Park in Uganda.   There's nothing quite like the experience of seeing something for yourself. Firsthand. With your own eyes. You can hear about the fact that Save the Mothers is raising up local leaders to become Game Changers within their own cultures and contexts. [...]

September 2016

Small changes in hospitals create a big impact

By | September 29th, 2016|East Africa, hospitals, maternal health, maternal mortality, Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, Uganda|

Everybody deserves "to get the best care in their most vulnerable moments." This video features Dr. Eve Nakabembe, Director of the Save the Mothers Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative. She discusses some of the harsh realities women and health workers face in East African maternity hospitals. Lack of clean, running water. Lack of access to necessary [...]

You can be a game changer too

By | September 16th, 2016|Book Release|

In this brand new trailer for The Game Changers, co-author and Save the Mothers communications director Patricia Paddey says that before she began working on the book she never thought of herself as a game changer. But through the process of telling other peoples' stories - stories of teachers and police officers, journalists and politicians who [...]

June 2016

Game Changers: Where Would our World be without Them?

By | June 1st, 2016|Book Release, News|

They are the visionaries, bold, bright, brash and creative. They innovate, think outside the box, and forever alter the way things are done. Game changers recognize the truth of the adage that, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” Game changers believe—they know—deep down in the very deepest, downest [...]

January 2016

Because of your help…

By | January 1st, 2016|News|

As a not for profit, charitable organization, Save the Mothers depends on the financial donations of caring people to make our work possible. When you donate to Save the Mothers, your gift represents more than just a single drop of help in an ocean of need. The impact of each and every dollar given to [...]