Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.
Around the world, one in 800 women die every day from childbirth related injuries. More than half of these are in sub-Saharan Africa.

Providing lifesaving maternal healthcare in Tanzania & Ethiopia

Established in 2009, the Barbara May Foundation (BMF) provides funding to Australian medical professionals Valerie Browning AM and Dr Andrew Browning. They run projects in Tanzania and Ethiopia that relieve the high incidence of death and extreme injury in pregnancy and childbirth. They provide safety, dignity and hope. Maternal healthcare and medical services are provided at no cost, regardless of race or religion.

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Projects supported in Africa


Support our team and help them raise much-needed funds

Our General Manager, Jo Crowley, and Directors, Dr Samantha Hargreaves and Maryanne Ayres, are summiting Mt Kilimanjaro to raise funds for the Barbara May Foundation. They will also be meeting with Dr Andrew Browning and the Maternity Africa team at our hospitals in Ethiopia and Tanzania.


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