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Our mission is to build the capacity of the people of Lwala to advance their own comprehensive well-being.

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 [...]

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 [...]

DELIVERING HOPE WITH OUR NEW PARTNER, WATSI

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 [...]

LWALA WINS $10,000 TO EMPOWER GIRLS AND WOMEN

Thanks to our allies, the Lwala Community Alliance recently won a $10,000 grant (4,200,000 KES) towards empowering girls and women in Lwala. Cultivate Wines had chosen Lwala as a finalist in its quarterly GIVE campaign, which ran for 6 weeks in September and October. A total of 30 causes were selected for the campaign, and [...]

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 [...]

LWALA COMMUNITY ALLIANCE ATTENDS AIDS 2012 CONFERENCE

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 [...]

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