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KUPONA FOUNDATION's Fundraiser:

Tim's Corner Family Planning Center

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THE STORY:

Named in memory of Tim Manchester, ‘Tim’s Corner’ is dedicated to providing:

  • Free family planning information
  • Affordable and discreet consultations with a trained nurse
  • Access to a range of short-acting, long-acting, and reversible family planning methods

So far, with the support of Tim's friends, family, and former colleagues, we have raised over $53,000 to enable us to provide a service that is changing lives and communities. 

Based at the CCBRT Disability Hospital and Headquarters in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Tim's Corner is a kiosk and clinic providing advice on how to postpone pregnancies or conceive, and equips clients with contraceptive methods, reducing the number of birth injuries or deaths that result from unplanned pregnancies.

Devastating impairments such as obstetric fistula can be avoided if young women understand how to postpone pregnancy, and maternal and newborn deaths can be prevented if mothers are educated about how to space out their pregnancies. 

This holiday season our goal is to raise additional funds to take Tim's legacy even further. As CCBRT expands, Family Planning will remain a vital part of its services. Our overall aim is to:

  • Integrate family planning into the CCBRT Disability Hospital services in 2015 so that at least 80% of fistula patients receive family planning services prior to leaving the hospital.
  • Expand our reach to include family planning support at 3 district hospitals in Dar Es Salaam
  • Integrate family planning services into planned service provision at CCBRT Maternity and Newborn Hospital (due to open in 2016).

We hope that you will stand with us as we further Tim's vision: a Tanzania, and a world, where every pregnancy is wanted.

$4,275

MONEY RAISED
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  • Abbey

    $50

  • KUPONA FOUNDATION

    $10

  • Ken Heise

    $100

  • Alexandra Cairns

    $20

  • Karen Pak Oppenheimer

    $25

  • Linda Casey

     

  • Pat Bousliman

    $150

  • Joanne Moore

    $300

  • Anne Heise and family

    $50

  • Ribers

    $100

  • Charles Llewellyn

    $100

  • Lee Schiller

    $300

  • S Peter Manchester

    $500

  • Diane and Axel Doerken

    $150

  • $200

    $200

  • Burlingame

    $500

  • marian en thomas

    $200

  • Christopher Lindahl

    $20

  • Megan W

    $25

  • BTB

    $100

  • Bill Winfrey

    $100

  • Sheelagh Callaghan

    $50

  • Carol B

    $75

  • Chris Fowles

    $200

  • Bernard Maneno

    $50

  • RPCVZ-DRC

    $50

  • Lesley Robertson Navin

    $100

  • Cynthia & Rolf

     

  • Anonymous

    $200

  • Charlotte and brian

    $50

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29% Raised of $15,000 Goal

The Team: $4,275 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Donor Comments

Charlotte and brian

Charlotte and brian

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $200

3 years ago

Cynthia & Rolf

Cynthia & Rolf

3 years ago

Lesley Robertson Navin

Lesley Robertson Navin

DONATION: $100

Tim was the greatest inspiration in my life (RPCV PH Zaire 1980-82) 3 years ago

RPCVZ-DRC

RPCVZ-DRC

DONATION: $50

Keep up the good works. 3 years ago

Bernard Maneno

Bernard Maneno

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Chris Fowles

Chris Fowles

DONATION: $200

so important to continue Tim's work in the public health arena. 3 years ago

Carol B

Carol B

DONATION: $75

3 years ago

Sheelagh Callaghan

Sheelagh Callaghan

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Bill Winfrey

Bill Winfrey

DONATION: $100

In memory of Tim Manchester. 3 years ago