CRADLE meeting 2017 - Yonas Guchale

CRADLE – Annual Meeting 2017 Summary

Maternity Worldwide is the implementation partner (in collaboration with King’s College London) of the CRADLE research project in our project countries Malawi and Ethiopia. CRADLE is investigating the feasibility of using a simple, portable “traffic light” blood pressure monitor in rural antenatal clinics and amongst community health workers in low income countries to monitor Pre-Eclampsia cases and other maternal health issues. … Read more »
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Mum’s the Word

With Mother’s Day fast approaching (Sunday 26th March!) we thought we would share some of our favourite messages from last year’s Mother’s Day alternative gift certificates… Safe Birth Certificate – £15“Happy Mother’s Day. Thank you for keeping me safe and loved all my life.… Read more »
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Special delivery for Malawi!

We are VERY excited to announce that the shipping container has reached Malawi!The 40 foot shipping container, that was very kindly donated by Maersk earlier this year, arrived at Pirimiti Community Hospital, Malawi in late Autumn.  It was greeted by excited Maternity Worldwide staff and volunteers who were overwhelmed by the generosity of donations made by supporters during the urgent appeal. … Read more »
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Group of women - Malawi 2015

Highlights of 2016

Malawi We have just completed the second year of our 3 year Big Lottery Funded programme in Malawi.  We are working in 80 villages to provide maternal and newborn health information through the establishment of women’s groups so people are aware of the risks of pregnancy and childbirth and can seek medical assistance early.… Read more »
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Ceilidh Night – October 2016

We are very excited to announce that we raised an amazing £1123 from our Ceilidh Night this October!We’d like to say a BIG thank you to everyone that came to Ceilidh the night away with us – we hope you enjoyed the fun-filled evening just as much as we did!… Read more »
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Thank you to our PWC team!

We’d like to say a very big thank you to our PwC team for raising an incredible £5,659 for Maternity Worldwide. On 28th September, The Funding Network and BeyondMe hosted a live crowdfunding event for social change. Our wonderful PwC team delivered a brilliant and engaging pitch at the event on behalf of Maternity Worldwide and as a result secured over £5,000 for our Homes to Hospital Tracking project.… Read more »
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Welcome Rachel and Alison!

We would like to say a BIG welcome to our two new members of staff Rachel and Alison who joined the Maternity Worldwide team in September. Rachel (left) is our new Trusts and Foundations Officer which is a brand new role within the team.… Read more »
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Mud Monsters Run – October 2016

A BIG thank you and well done to our MW Mud Monsters! Earlier this year Maternity Worldwide partnered with Mud Monsters Run – an award winning mud and obstacle race that promises not to disappoint! Over the weekend of Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th October, brilliant Maternity Worldwide supporters became Mud Monsters and took on the mud-tastic challenge with smiles on their faces!… Read more »
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Wine Tasting – September 2016

We are very pleased to announce that we raised an incredible £1192 from our Wine Tasting event this September! We wanted to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who attended our fantastic Wine Tasting evening this year – we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did!… Read more »
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Thank You Mavi!

Meet Italian midwife, Mavì Puglia, who has been volunteering in the Maternity Worldwide office. Mavì Puglia, first met Maternity Worldwide during a voluntary placement in Malawi and wanted to finish her volunteering with us in the Maternity Worldwide office to see how both sides of the charity run.… Read more »
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