Help us renovate three health centers!

Being a patient at the health center in Kpindi, Sarakawa, or Djamde in northern Togo, is filled with challenges. It means sitting on a bench with a row of other patients, mostly mothers holding babies, all waiting to be seen by the nurse. It often means enduring a lack of privacy in the crowded hospitalization room […]

Lights shine on patients and staff in Kpindi

Imagine you live in a rural village in Northern Togo, you are 9 months pregnant and when you feel the contractions of labor you travel on a motorcycle along the dirt road to the local health clinic to deliver. But it is after 7 pm and on this latitude it means that the sun has […]

Come fête with us!

JOIN US!  Fête de Charité, Hope Through Health’s Annual NYC Benefit, will be held on Friday April 28th from 7pm to 10pm. A cocktail party to celebrate health for all in Togo. Food, cocktails, silent auction, film and remarks. Please join us at Locanda Verde (377 Greenwich St, New York City). All proceeds will support Hope Through […]

New Six Month Progress Report

As we kick off a new year, it is a pleasure to share this Progress Report, which highlights the impact of Hope Through Health over the past two quarters. Thanks to your support, Hope Through Health now serves a population of nearly 40,000 people throughout northern Togo. This progress would not have been possible without your support. […]

HTH Introduces Ultrasound Program

In Togo, very few pregnant women receive ultrasounds although every woman is recommended to have at least one during their pregnancy. This is due to the cost of the procedure, the lack of trained staff and the lack of ultrasound machines. Ultrasounds are used to date the pregnancy, confirm a fetal heartbeat and detect preterm […]

Hope Through Health Receives CHMI’s Learning Exchange Award

We are delighted to announce that Hope Through Health has been granted the Learning Exchange Award, together with Health Builders, an organization working to strengthen healthcare management and help build health infrastructure in Rwanda. The Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI) was established in 2010 to improve healthcare systems in underserved communities. As part of […]

We’re Growing our Team!

Hope Through Health is growing! We are seeking motivated, hard-working self-starters to join our team in a variety of capacities. We are currently accepting individual applications for two separate employment opportunities: Research Fellow and Financial Management Consultant. If you believe in health equity regardless of geography, then Hope Through Health would like to get to […]

World Aids Day 2016

The theme of World Aids Day 2016 is “Leadership. Commitment. Impact.” Our partner organization AED-Lidaw, an association of Togolese people living with HIV, is evidence that leadership and commitment lead to impact. AED-Lidaw was founded in 2001 by a small group of individuals living with HIV and their families. In 2005, three AED-Lidaw patients started […]

Day In The Life

My name is Justine Bakeda and I am a Community Health Worker in Togo. On this Giving Tuesday, I would like to tell you about my typical day. Early in the morning, as the sun rises and the rooster crows in my courtyard, a young boy runs through the fields to my house. He calls […]

Field Notes: Giving Birth in Togo

Below are field notes from our Maternal and Child Health Program Coordinator, Pernille Hoej. She writes candidly about her encounter with a pregnant woman in one of HTH’s rural sites. The story she tells is both harrowing and hopeful and illustrates the lifesaving nature of Hope Through Health’s work. When I was significantly younger for […]