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  • We’ve Joined Forces!

    Worldwide Fistula Fund and One By One proudly announce that we are joining forces! Together, WFF and OBO will have greater impact in the African communities we serve, home to some of the poorest, most vulnerable women on Earth.

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  • Founder Donates Royalties from New Book

    Dr. L. Lewis Wall’s Tears for My Sisters: The Tragedy of Obstetric Fistula provides an unprecedented account of the preventable injury leaving poor women devastated. Wall will donate 100% of the book royalties to WFF.

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  • 3 Programs to Watch In 2018

    From Burkina Faso to Ethiopia and Uganda, see how they grow! We’re sharing updates on some of our newest programming laced with stories of how they came to be.


  • 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.

  • Changing lives in Uganda

    WFF and its local partner, TERREWODE, provide women and girls with life-changing surgery, nutritional meals, Empowerment Training and more!





Survivors Taught Vocations


Doctors & Advocates Trained


Where We Work


Danja Fistula Center


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


Medical Education Collaboration
Urogynecology Fellowship

78% Programs 12% 10%

Where Your Dollars Go


Programs (78%)


Administration (12%)


Fundraising (10%)

(2016 Summary)

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