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

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES PARTNERS WITH LWALA TO REDUCE UNDER-5 MORTALITY

We are excited to announce a renewed partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities to support the launch of a program called Thrive thru 5. Over the next 3 years, Thrive thru 5 will extend clinical services and community outreach efforts to children from conception up to age 5 in order to reduce under-5 mortality in [...]

Health eVillages highlights Lwala in a 3 minute video

Donato Tramuto, CEO of Physicians Interactive and Founder of Health eVillages, recently visited Lwala to see firsthand the use of mobile technology in our clinical care and health outreach programs. As a result of this trip, Health eVillages produced a compelling 3 minute video highlighting their partnership with Lwala and the impact it is making [...]

partner spotlight: Health eVillages

Over the last several years, Health eVillages has grown to be one of Lwala’s most engaged partners. Health eVillages, a program of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, provides mobile health technology including medical reference and clinical decision support resources to medical professionals in the most challenging clinical environments around the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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