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Help send more great skilled voluntary workers like Dr. Lee
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Fundraising Goal $2,000.00

My Message

Thanks for visiting my fundraising page. From May 16, 2012 I will be living and working in Ethiopia as a Cuso International volunteer helping with long term development in maternal and neonatal healthcare. I am placed in Bahir Dar, a city on the highlands in northwestern Ethiopia. I will be working as a Program Co-ordinator at the local Felege Hiwot Hospital involving in the training of midwives and birth attendants. Ethiopia has one of the highest maternal death rates in the world. In fact, 25,000 Ethiopian women died every year giving birth and 500,000 more suffering long-term disabilities due to complications during pregnancy and delivery. This is mainly due to women delivering babies at home absolutely without the care of any skilled medical personnel. Imagine the skyrocketing number of orphaned children and babies left behind without the love and care of their mothers. We need to change this reality. It will take time but with your support we can do it. The country desperately needs volunteers while new health care workers are being trained, especially in the field of maternal health. My placement will help the people on the ground achieve lasting change, through sharing knowledge skills and resources. Right now, Cuso International volunteer instructors and trainers are still very much needed. Your support and donations will be greatly appreciated so that Cuso International can continue to send volunteers abroad to the needed countries to improve their healthcare systems as well as to aide in their long term development. So please join me in this good cause by sending your generous donations using the button below. You can also subscribe to my blog, One Moment in Time- SinoGirl in Ethiopia , and get updates as I am able from Ethiopia. With heartfelt thanks, Dr. Angela Lee Cuso International volunteer PS. Every dollar raised is leveraged 9 times, thanks to an agreement with CIDA, the Canadian International Development Agency! Your gift of $10 becomes $100. $25 becomes $250. $100 becomes $1,000...and so on. All gifts and donations are tax-deductible and will be receipt via email for this calendar year.

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Thank you to my sponsors:

Angela Lee left a message
Apr 4, 2016 8:27 AM
Dear Tigist, I am terribly sorry that I could reach you sooner. Are you still working on your research project? Leave me your email so that I can get back to you. Angela
Angela Lee left a message
Apr 4, 2016 8:25 AM
Dear Jemberu Adamu Sorry, my old email account had been hacked and I lost access to it. So just in case if you have left a message somewhere that I didnt receive. I am wondering if you are my sucessor volunteer working for the BeMONC projects in Bahir Dar. If so , please visit my blog page and also leave me your email address so that I can get in touch with you. Which country are you in now?? Angela https://angelacylee.wordpress.com/
Jemberu adamu left a message
Mar 10, 2016 10:49 AM
Still now I never hear.But now on wards iam one of your volunteers to achieve your project goal call me 0918135659
keffie kassa left a message
Apr 30, 2015 10:07 AM
thanks for your generous organaization
Tigist left a message
Jul 21, 2014 4:14 PM
Hi Dr.Angela, Please reach out to me at tberhe@its.jnj.com ihavesome questions about the amazing work you are doing in Bahir Dar.
tigist left a message
Jul 21, 2014 4:08 PM
Hi Dr.Angela i am doing research about basic/comperhensive emergency obstetric and neonatl care training programs in Ethiopia. I would love to get in touch with you as soon as possible.
Linda left a message
Mar 31, 2013 12:27 PM
God grant you the strength. You already have the wisdom and compassion.
See Yan Wong donated $500.00
Dec 30, 2012 12:30 AM
Peter donated $100.00
Jun 20, 2012 12:59 AM
Martha donated $100.00
Jun 20, 2012 12:53 AM
Martha left a message
Jun 20, 2012 12:50 AM
Way to go, Angela!!
Kit Kat and Lindt donated $5.00
Jun 16, 2012 4:29 PM
Cheryl donated $10.00
Jun 16, 2012 10:56 AM
Muse left a message
Jun 16, 2012 8:30 AM
Thanks for the great work
Ronald & Muse donated $100.00
Jun 16, 2012 8:29 AM
Keith donated $500.00
Jun 15, 2012 4:58 PM
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