BENEFITING: Seattle for Ng'ombe
We directly pay for Zambian nurses, medications purchased in Zambia, rent, supplies, and operating costs for clinics held in the Ng'ombe district of Lusaka.
Our current focus is FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES. Working in partnership with the local government clinic, and at the direction of the community based board of directors in Lusaka, we've identified that safe, confidential, convenient contraception is of paramount importance.
When women can control the spacing, timing, and number of children they bear, their already well-known success at advancing the interests and successes of their families and society as a a whole are markedly enhanced.
Read Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn to learn more.