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  • Hospital Construction Finishes!

    New hospital means holistic care for more survivors!
    “This hospital will be more than just a hospital. For many, it will be the first place they’ve felt at home since they were injured.” — WFF Executive Director Soja Orlowski

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  • “Stitching” a new life

    Irego was 15 when she was raped, became pregnant and developed an obstetric fistula that forced her to hide from her own family. Read how your generosity provided Irego with a life-changing surgery and a life-changing opportunity.

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  • Developing Local Leaders

    WFF believes that solving world problems like obstetric fistula, which devastates more than two million women worldwide, means finding and developing local leaders like Dr. Itengré Ouédraogo in Burkina Faso, Sarah Omega in Kenya, and Alice Emasu in Uganda.

  • Learn About Our Services

    Women and girls receive life-changing fistula surgery and are empowered to begin new lives through vocational training. Childbirth is safer through expert OB-GYN and Health Advocacy training.

  • How You Can Prevent Injuries

    Your gift today not only treats women and girls suffering the stigma, pain and isolation of obstetric fistula and other childbirth injuries. Learn how your gift can invest in preventing these injuries from plaguing future generations!

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3885

Surgeries across five countries

1617

Empowered across five countries

950

Doctors & Advocates Trained across five countries

Where We Work

Niger

Danja Fistula Center

Burkina Faso

Ethiopia

Medical Education Collaboration
Urogynecology Fellowship

Kenya

Uganda

Empowerment Center, Soroti
Hospital Network, National
Advocacy Training, National

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78% Programs 12% 10%

Where Your Dollars Go

$746,325

Programs (78%)

$114,714

Administration (12%)

$96,039

Fundraising (10%)

(2017 Summary)

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