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Podcast: Fear is a Useless Thing, Valerie Browning

Date: 11-Oct-2019

As featured on the Centre for Public Christianity, from their Podcast 'Life & Faith': Read more

BMF 2019 - Annual Report

Date: 04-Oct-2019

It's been a positive year for the Foundation and we would like to take this opportunity to thank all our wonderful supporters, volunteers an.. Read more

UNFPA cost estimates to end preventable maternal deaths by 2030

Date: 19-Aug-2019

Want to end preventable maternal deaths? Spend (at least) six times more by 2030 Article: 29 July 2019, United Nations Population Fund Read a.. Read more

Dr Andrew Browning AM, has been announced as the new Chair of the International Federation of Gyneco

Date: 12-Apr-2019

We are delighted to announce that our founder and Medical Director, Dr Andrew Browning AM, has been announced as the new Chair of the Internation.. Read more

Dr Andrew Browning Receives Australian Honours

Date: 06-Feb-2019

Dr Andrew Browning has been awarded the Member (AM) In the General Division Of The Order Of Australia for significant service to the international.. Read more

BMF 2018 - Annual Report and Financial Report

Date: 13-Nov-2018

As the Financial year comes to a close we are pleased to report our donations for the year ended 30 June, 2018 were AUD$1.412million (2017: AUD$1... Read more

Andrew Browning ABC Overnight Interview August 2018

Date: 14-Aug-2018

You can listen to the interview with Andrew Browning on ABC Overnight via the following link. The interview provides a great overview of the work .. Read more

Melbourne Fundraising Dinner

Date: 18-May-2018

The Chairman and Directors of the Barbara May Foundation (BMF) invite you to dinner to meet Dr Andrew Browning, on of the world's most experience .. Read more

BMF 2017 Annual General Meeting - Chairman's Report and Financials

Date: 27-Oct-2017

Download the following pdf documents.

Chairmans Address 2017 Chairmans Address 2017 (128 KB)

Audited Accounts 2017 Audited Accounts 2017 (4712 KB)

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Our Team Fundraising in Africa

Date: 24-Oct-2017

Thank-you to all our supporters of the Mt Kilimanjaro Trek for Maternal Health. In a show of incredible support from you, we raised $60,000 .. Read more

2015/16 Was a successful year – but more work to do

Date: 19-Sep-2016

Chairman's and Financial Reports. The Barbara May Foundation continues to support the work of Valerie Browning AM and Dr Andrew Browning in p.. Read more

BMF 2015 Annual General Meeting - Chairman's Report and Financials

Date: 20-Oct-2015

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2015 Chairman's Address 2015 Chairman's Address (115 KB)

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Barbara May Foundation has been awarded Public Benevolent Institution Status

Date: 26-Jun-2015

The BMF has had a change in Charity Status and is now a Registered Public Benevolent Institution (PBI). ABN: 35 141 248 900 Provision for .. Read more

Crown Princess Mary makes humanitarian visit to Ethiopia

Date: 18-Feb-2015

Crown Princess Mary with a patient at the Barbara May Maternity Hospital in Mille. Photo: Colin Cosier Afambo, Ethiopia: Crown.. Read more

BMF nominated as beneficiary for Fone Free February, please support this cause

Date: 02-Feb-2015

The Foundation has been nominated as a beneficiary of a fundraising initiative called Fone.Free.February. Essentially, the initiative is about get.. Read more

BMF 2014 Annual General Meeting - Chairman's Report

Date: 11-Nov-2014

The Barbara May Foundation was established in 2009 to honour Barbara May Browning and the values she stood for by supporting the work of her daugh.. Read more

BMF Cocktail Party 24th October, meet Sister Kate Christie and raise funds.

Date: 24-Oct-2014

The Board of the Barbara May Foundation cordially invites you to a cocktail party to welcome Sister Katie Christie Senior Midw.. Read more

Upgraded maternity unit and established the Centre of Excellence for Midwife Training

Date: 11-Aug-2014

Sister Katie Christie at the Selian Lutheran Hospital in Tanzania, the Foundation has upgraded the maternity unit and established the Centre of Ex.. Read more

Vision Maternity Care - A new hospital for Ethiopia - WE NEED YOUR HELP NOW

Date: 10-Jun-2014


BMF Annual General Meeting Chairman's Report 2013

Date: 28-Nov-2013

Chairman's Address Please read the Chairman's Address: 2013 Chairmans Address (/_literature_129239/2013_Chairmans_Address) .. Read more