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A Note from Our Founder

A Personal Message from Peter Kithene After 10 years of service leading and managing MMC, I’ve taken some time to reflect on the past and future of my mission to provide care for Africa’s rural poor. And while I wonder … Continue reading

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GiveBIG is Fast-Approaching

Save the Date: May 15, 2013 The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations who make our region a healthier and more vital place to live.  Each credit card donation* made … Continue reading

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Join Peter Kithene at the Gates Foundation for Family Day: Kick it Forward

Join MMC Founder Peter Kithene and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for a free Family Day and experience how soccer inspires community engagement around the world. Participate in a full day of family-friendly activities, discover how professional soccer players … Continue reading

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MMC at Sagero Nearly Ready to Open

It’s painted, it’s staffed, medicines and equipment are ordered and soon to be in place – and we even have a sign post preparing patients for what’s next: affordable, quality healthcare the people round and about Sagero village can soon … Continue reading

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It’s World Humanitarian Day Do Something Good, Somewhere, For Someone Else Even small acts count when it comes to changing the world, and luckily they feel just as good. Join with us and the rest of the planet on World … Continue reading

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Stretch Your Donation with GiveBIG Back for Another (One) Day Only

Here’s your chance once again to be part of something big(ger). Join with some of Seattle’s key players in an exciting event that will amplify the impact of your gift to us. GiveBIG is a community-wide giving challenge created by The Seattle Foundation that … Continue reading

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MMC is Thrilled to Join WGHA

Mama Maria Clinics is a proud new member of Washington Global Health Alliance … joining the ranks of other global healthcare players including PATH, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, UW Department of Global Health, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and more.

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October Matching: Trick or Treat

Question: What’s scarier than a mosquito? Answer: Dying from of one. Halloween vampires have got nothing on mosquitoes – at least not in Sub-Saharan Africa. And Africa’s cast of monsters – malaria, malnutrition, HIV, diarrhea, cholera, famine, and their friends … Continue reading

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