TOGETHER,
LET'S IMPROVE MATERNAL
HEALTH IN AFRICA

La Fondation mères du monde en santé is the only non-profit organization in Canada working to eliminate obstetric fistula in Africa, as part of the worldwide effort to improve maternal health.
Since 2011, the Foundation's volunteer doctors and nurses have offered medical care to more than 100 women in Burkina Faso and in Rwanda.

Charitable registration number in Canada: 829413046RR0001.
Tax receipts are issued for donations.
22
January
2019

Miles for Maternal Health

HOP, HOP, HOP! Run for the Scotia Bank Charity Challenge benefiting the MMS Foundation. Join our team and help us improve maternal health in Africa.  WHEN? April 27th-28th 2019. WHERE? Jean-Drapeau Park, Montreal. WHY? Because way too many African women suffer from obstetrical complications due to childbirth. More than 50,000 new cases of obstetrical fistula are diagnosed every year in Africa. This is…

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17
December
2018

We are back from our 10th surgical mission in Rwanda

Our volunteer doctors and nurses offered free fistula repair surgery to 9 women at the Ruhengeri Hospital in November. This mission was particularly difficult for our surgical team who had to deal with very complex cases. Hopefully, our patients will recover promptly and get back to a normal life soon! Do you want to learn more about this…

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