Lwala Celebrates

a Decade of Impact

Learn about our accomplishments and impact over the first decade.

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Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday

Watch our latest video, produced by Health eVillages, and learn about our 3-year effort to reduce under-5 mortality to 50% of the regional rate.

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2016 Maternal and Child Health Impact Report

Learn about our approach to caring for mothers and children and how it’s impacting the health of our community.

Watch Our Hospital Expand

Take a tour of the Lwala Community Hospital expansion.

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Empowering the Daughters of Lwala

Learn more about girls education programming in Lwala.

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Our Vision

Wholeness of life in Lwala and Beyond


  • 98% HIV-exposed infants testing HIV negative at 18 months

  • 300% Increase in family planning since 2011

  • 89% Access to improved sanitation

  • 64% Decrease in under-5 child deaths

  • 5,049 Households visited by a CHW

  • 97% Women delivering at a health facility

  • 64% Increase in girls mentored

  • 47,000 Total patient visits in 2016

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Updates from Kenya

Kenya Doctors’ Strike and Its Cost to Health in Lwala: A Special Appeal

Dear Friends, Beginning in December 2016, the doctors in Kenya participated in a nationwide strike that lasted 100 days. Many people suffered as a result of this strike, especially the poor who rely on government facilities for health care. All Lwala clinicians remained in their posts, going to great lengths to meet the demand.   COST OF THE STRIKE The [...]

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Updates from U.S.

10-Year Anniversary Gala

On Friday, March 31st, Lwala celebrated a Decade of Impact at our 10-Year Anniversary Gala in Nashville, Tennessee. A few highlights include: Managing Director Julius Mbeya delivering an inspiring speech in which he expressed how different life would be for his family if they had Lwala Community Alliance in their community. Lwala Co-founders Milton and [...]

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