Dr. Steve Arrowsmith

Fistula Foundation Welcomes New Medical and Programs Director

Fistula Foundation Welcomes New Medical and Programs Director Dr. Steve Arrowsmith Joins Team Fistula Renowned fistula surgeon and trainer Dr. Steve Arrowsmith has joined Fistula Foundation as the organization’s first Medical and Programs Director. Dr. Arrowsmith brings more than 27 years of experience and intensive fistula knowledge to the Foundation team, further strengthening our capacity…

Voice of America

Q&A with Kate Grant: Helping Women with Fistulas

Fistula Foundation is proud to be a partner of the Campaign to End Fistula. Fistula Foundation CEO Kate Grant was interviewed by Voice of America for this Q&A about obstetric fistula in Asia. It aired on VOA’s radio program, Daybreak Asia, on March 17, 2014. Q&A with Kate Grant: Helping Women with Fistulas By Frances Alonzo…

Photo of Nicholas Kristof courtesy of Half the Sky Movement.

At 90, This Doctor Is Still Calling

Fistula Foundation partner and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Dr. Catherine Hamlin recently celebrated her 90th birthday, joined by women whose fistulas have been healed at the hospital she founded with her late husband in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. At 90, This Doctor Is Still Calling By Nicholas Kristof We in journalism tend to cover airplane crashes,…

The Wall Group

Fistula Foundation Earns Spot as Newsworthy Charity by The Wall Group

Newsworthy | 12 Days of Christmas: Day 3, December 12, 2013 Posted by The Wall Group in Meet the Artists, Newsworthy This holiday season, why not do something good? Every day leading up to Christmas, our artists will be sharing the charities near and dear to their heart. Makeup artist Rebecca Restrepo supports the Fistula Foundation….

Million Moms Challenge

Beads of Hope Bracelet Listed in Million Moms Challenge Gift Guide

We Love Giving and Receiving! Don’t You? Part II of our Holiday Gift Guide! December 12, 2013 “You won’t find gifts this important on any shelf this year.” Join the Fistula Foundation in helping a woman receive life-transforming fistula repair surgery by sending your loved one a Fistula Foundation Dignity Gift. One of our favorites…

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About Obstetric Fistula & Fistula Foundation

Too many women around the world are suffering from a devastating childbirth injury called obstetric fistula. Learn about the injury and how Fistula Foundation is working throughout 19 countries in Africa and Asia to heal women who are suffering by funding surgeries that change their lives forever.

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The Meaning of $450

Fistula Foundation took to the streets to ask people what they would give up to help give a woman a new life. We were inspired by what we found.

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