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Meet the Mamas: Anet

13th of May 2018

Friends, can you please pray for this mama? Anet is 33 years old and has three children. I met her in February shortly after she delivered her new baby via c-section. She works hard as a hair braider to provide for her family. Sadly, last week her husband died unexpectedly. (Her first husband died several […]


give mercy.

10th of May 2018

Can I be honest? There are days that I am not super excited about fundraising and doing logistical work for Mercy for Mamas. Sorting out airline reservations, doing spreadsheets, filing tax forms and organizing merchandise is not very exciting. I could spend that time working a real job and getting paid. I get bogged down […]


Meet the Mamas- Fedeles

25th of April 2018

Meet the Mamas is a feature on our blog where we introduce you to some of the women we serve. Our goal is for you to hear their stories, see their faces, and get a better understanding of where they are coming from, the needs they face, and how we help. We are really excited […]


Meet the Mamas- Carol

14th of April 2018

We want to start a new feature where once a week or so we will introduce you to some of the women we serve. Our goal is for you to hear their stories, see their faces, and get a better understanding of where they are coming from, the needs they face, and how we help. […]


New T-Shirts!

10th of April 2018

Check it out… we have new t-shirts! You are going to love the design, and they are available in 6 different styles and lots of different colors! It’s based off of one of our favorite bible verses, Micah 6:8. The two sets of arrows (look closely!) show how God makes an inward change in us […]


The Church In Action This Mother’s Day

4th of April 2018

**This post is aimed at pastors and church leaders.  If that’s not you, will you please pass this on to someone in leadership at your church if you’d like them to include Mercy for Mamas in your church or small group’s Mother’s Day celebrations. Thank you so much!** IF YOU’D RATHER WATCH A VIDEO THEN […]


Summer 2018 Trip

20th of March 2018

It’s not too late to apply for our July 2018 trip! The dates are slated for July 16-30th. The cost is approximately $2500 (depending on airfare) Email info@mercyformamas.com for an info packet. We are especially looking for doulas, dietitians, counselors, nurses, or midwives to accompany us!


New Additions!

20th of March 2018

We are so excited to say that we have been able to add a few new items to our mama kits! Each kit now includes two extra pairs of exam gloves and also a roll of gauze. And even better, with the current exchange rate and our delivery costs low, we don’t have to raise […]


Speedy Delivery!

7th of March 2018

Last week a horrendous fire destroyed a slum area in Jinja leaving more than 50 families homeless. People have been rallying together to help these people rebuild. One of our partners, Kathy, has been part of the recovery and rebuilding efforts. She told us that she’s been taking some mama kits with her each day […]


In Full Swing

19th of February 2018

Our February Uganda trip is in full swing. We are having a great time meeting with the different women. We did an outreach in a slum of Kampala on Saturday. We met with about 100 women and distributed about 75 mama kits. We had a great time of teaching and the women asked a lot […]