Our learning partner and ideological kindred spirit, Muso, visited last December to help us plan the roll out of our reproductive health package and discuss our upcoming expansion. Thanks to this collaboration, proactive CHW care is currently being tested across 13 sites in two different countries with an additional 20 sites slated for launch over […]
Togo is known as a “hardship” country, but it cannot be boiled down to a word like that. Amanda Fenwick-Smith, our Monitoring and Evaluation Fellow, digs deeper to find a more appropriate phrase. Read her notes from the field here.
Jennifer Schechter, our executive director, shares impressions from a recent trip to Togo, West Africa and what it means for Universal Health Coverage on Medium (read here).
Hope Through Health believes that Community Health Workers (CHWs) are a critical component to Universal Health Coverage. Our ability to ensure quality health care that leaves no one out, in a country that most of the world has forgotten, relies on CHWs integrated with improved health clinics. To harness the potential of community health workers […]
Virgin Unite, the philanthropic arm of Richard Branson’s global Virgin brand, profiled Hope Through Health in an article entitled: “How communities can transform healthcare delivery.” Noting that “Healthcare doesn’t only happen in hospitals,” the post, which was shared with more than 278,000 Twitter followers across two of the company’s accounts, went on to explain: “By implementing […]
In honor of Giving Tuesday and World AIDS Day, your gift to Hope Through Health counts twice. Any donation made between 11/20/17 and 12/1/17 will be matched by co-founder Dr. Peter Davenport up to $6,000. Dr. Davenport explains why he still supports the organization he helped start in 2004. *** Hello, I am a former […]
Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday and your lifesaving donation has three times the impact on this international day of giving. Make a donation to provide healthcare in the most remote areas of Togo. A gift between 11/20/17 and 12/1/17 is matched by co-founder Dr. Peter Davenport up to $6,000. Use the #GivingTuesday hashtag to connect with us […]
Community Health Workers integrated with improved health centers is a powerful combination, with an incredible impact. In the past year alone, this combination has accomplished great things: • Over 13,400 patients treated, including women, children, and individuals living with HIV in remote areas of northern Togo! • More than 67,000 home visits conducted! • More […]
By their own admission, the Mulago Foundation is obsessed with impact. They are driven to find social entrepreneurs (for-profit and non-profit), change agents, and mission-driven organizations working to go to scale and amplify a demonstrated solution. In fact, rather than accepting proposals, they seek out changemakers whom they can mentor, support, and train up. Jennifer Schechter, […]
Ellen Zouras, a Project Manager Change Fellow through Construction for Change, brings a wealth of experience to Togo. Hope Through Health partners with the 30/30 Project and Construction for Change to renovate health clinics and build new facilities across northern Togo. Ellen will loan her expertise to help renovate dilapidated health centers so that they […]