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Apple Features Lwala in a Documentary Short Film!

Through a new documentary short film, Apple is highlighting the innovative work of Lwala Community Alliance. We couldn’t be more proud of our team in Lwala, Kenya. The film tells the Lwala Community Alliance story of transforming maternal health care in Kenya. Because of our commitment to help women and babies, 95% percent of pregnant [...]

For Mothers’ Day – Support a New Mom

In Lwala’s community, 95% of women are delivering their babies with a nurse in a safe health facility. That’s big change from several years ago, when only 26% of moms had access to safe deliveries. New moms have this support because of you – helping us build a new maternity health wing on the Lwala [...]


Watsi brings a new face to Lwala’s network of partners by supporting “Safe Babies,” our maternal and child health outreach program. We just completed an initial pilot program using Watsi’s unique crowd-sourcing model. The Watsi website has put new faces on maternal health by featuring profiles of the mothers and new babies in Lwala. To [...]

New ambulance arrives in Lwala

Our new ambulance arrived safely and is now fully functional in Lwala! Thank you to all of you who supported us in raising funds for this vehicle. It replaces a 19 year-old vehicle that was no longer insurable due to its age and was in need of frequent repair. It’s wonderful to have a reliable [...]

Jena Nardella delivers benediction at Democratic National Convention

Jena Lee Nardella – Executive Director of our partner Blood:Water Mission and wife to Lwala Community Alliance Executive Director, James Nardella – delivered the benediction on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention on September 4, 2012 in Charlotte, NC. Mrs. Nardella received the call last week after the President expressed interest in inviting [...]


AIDS 2012 from Lwala Community Alliance on Vimeo. AIDS 2012, the 19th International AIDS Conference, was held in Washington, DC from July 22-29. Leaders from the world of science, politics, diplomacy, philanthropy, and entertainment traveled from across the globe to attend this year’s conference. The International AIDS Conference is the premier gathering for those working [...]