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A Dream Realized: Gynocare Women’s and Fistula Hospital

Last year, hundreds of supporters stepped in to help us build a hospital in Eldoret, Kenya. Thanks to an outpouring of support from one generous anonymous donor, employees of Astellas Pharma EMEA, and Fistula Foundation donors, the new Gynocare Women’s and Fistula Hospital celebrated its grand opening in fall 2016. The hospital welcomed its first…

Gynocare Video October 2016

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Gynocare Women’s & Fistula Hospital [2:59]

Last year, hundreds of supporters stepped in to help us build a hospital in Eldoret, Kenya. Thanks to an outpouring of support from one generous anonymous donor, employees of Astellas Pharma EMEA, and Fistula Foundation donors, the new Gynocare Women’s and Fistula Hospital celebrated its grand opening in fall 2016 and welcomed its first patients…

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Progress Update: Gynocare Fistula and Women’s Hospital

In the summer of 2015, Dr. Hillary Mabeya broke ground to build the Gynocare Fistula and Women’s Hospital. Thanks to the generous support of Fistula Foundation donors, his dream is nearly complete: the 50 bed hospital is in the final stages of construction, with plans to open and begin accepting patients this fall. People like…

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One Man’s Vision to End the Wait for Women in Kenya

This article originally appeared on The Huffington Post. By Kate Grant CEO, Fistula Foundation Just outside of downtown Eldoret, a large city in western Kenya with a population of about 300,000, you will find a small building tucked away beneath a giant Jacaranda tree, heavy with purple blossoms. If not for the sign out front…

Global Moms Challenge

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Giving Healing and Hope to Mothers Outcast from their Communities

Our partner, Fistula Foundation, recently interviewed Dr. Hillary Mabeya, a surgeon in Kenya who specializes in repairing obstetric fistula. A fistula is an injury occurring during childbirth and results in leakage of urine and waste. It’s both a physically and emotionally traumatic condition. Dr. Mabeya began a fistula hospital in Eldorest, a town in Western…

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VOA Health Chat — Interview with Kate Grant & Dr. Hillary Mabeya

Voice of America’s ‘Health Chat’ is a live weekly call-in program that addresses health issues of interest to Africa. In this edition, host Linord Moudou interviews Kate Grant, CEO of Fistula Foundation, & Dr. Hillary Mabeya, founder of and lead surgeon at our partner site, Gynocare, about obstetric fistula and the new Action on Fistula…