Mission of Hope Team Send Off Celebration

Mission of Hope Team Send Off Celebration

October 25, 2016 | 6 pm to 7 pm Wrightsville United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall 4 Live Oak Dr. Wilmington, NC 28480 Mission of Hope is excited to send off a Mission of Hope team to Rotifunk, Sierra Leone! The mission team will depart November 9, 2016 and return November 20, 2016. Please save the date and join us as we celebrate and send off a passionate and dedicated mission team! There will be light appetizers and

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Poorly Equipped Hospital in Sierra Leone Leaves Babies Motherless

Poorly Equipped Hospital in Sierra Leone Leaves Babies Motherless

It has been over two years since the people of Sierra Leone were overcome by the Ebola outbreak, which led to the deaths of 3,955 people. Sierra Leone was the second worst-hit country. Many people were left without husbands, mothers, sisters, children, and families due to the country’s dismal healthcare delivery system. Sierra Leone is among the top three countries with the poorest healthcare system in the world. The country’s inadequate supply of clean and

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Rotifunk Hospital’s New Health Services Administrator

Rotifunk Hospital’s New Health Services Administrator

Mission of Hope is excited to introduce Rev. Henri (pronounced ONRÉ) Zombil as the new health services administrator for the Sierra Leone Annual Conference at Rotifunk Hospital in West Africa! He is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church and was commissioned in May of 2016. Henri was ordained in 2012 and is an elder in the Florida Annual Conference. He holds multiple master’s degrees in human and

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A Message from Mission of Hope’s Board Chair

A Message from Mission of Hope’s Board Chair

In an effort to keep our donors and all supporters of Mission of Hope up-to-date on our work in Sierra Leone, I will be preparting a monthly report. Thank you for your continuing prayers, interest and support. Marketing/Fundraising The marketing/fundraising committee has a four pronged approach: Continuing with one-on-one surveys Holding salon dinners in which a board member or supporter will invite guests over for dinner and tell the Rotifunk story A youth group district

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Rotifunk Hospital is Still Standing Tall

Rotifunk Hospital is Still Standing Tall

The 2015 year proved difficult at times for the hospital but through the spirit of the community, hospital staff, and multiple organizations working in unison, the hospital achieved many strides. Continued Care by Rotifunk Hospital The Ebola epidemic impeded the Moyamba West Local Health Management Committee including Mission of Hope from addressing issues regarding the functioning of Rotifunk Hospital. After a formal letter was written declaring the area Ebola-free in November of 2015, people began to take cautionary steps to move forward with the hospital’s

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