Wednesday, November 04, 2009

MOTHERBABY FUND 2009



This page will provide an ongoing tally of gifts that are made to global relief and development charities that assist needy women and their children.

I encourage all readers of this blog to join me in this special venture.

Donations are made directly to the chosen charity, and reported here, without identifying the donor. Please choose a charity that you believe is reputable, minimising overhead costs, and transparent in its reporting to donors. I encourage you to consider donations to the charities listed below. This list will be added to as information is provided to me, Joy Johnston begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlighting [joy@aitex.com.au].

The person(s) who donate money will receive a receipt from the charity, and the gift may be tax deductible. Please send me the information if you want your donation to be included in the MOTHERBABY FUND 2009.


MOTHERBABY FUND 2009
$895.00


Donations since 4 November
$200.00 to TEAR for establishing a women's self-help group
$60.00 to TEAR for training a village health worker/birth attendant
$85.00 to TEAR for HIV care and eduction
$35.00 to TEAR for Literacy Skills
$550.00 to TEAR for community school
$20.00 to TEAR
$20.00 to a local women's refuge


Other charities to consider:
Aboriginal Midwives Trust
World Vision
Christmas Child
Oxfam

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