We help women and girls by providing surgeries to heal their fistulas.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are not currently taking interns or volunteers
Our organization is called Hope of Light civil society organization. It is non-profitable and non-governmental organization established and registered by F.D.R.E Civil Society organization Agency by law of the proclamation of 1113/2011 to provide medical service mainly on Maternal Health. By Maternal Health, especially on surgical treatment of women with obstetric fistula and other pelvic floor disorders. It also provides training on surgical skills for fistula repair, and quality fistula care for qualified health professionals and for those who are on pre-service training to study different health profession and conduct outreach programs to identify obstetric fistula patients and prevention of obstetric fistula.Read More
Hope of light aspires to bring a strong community network that is actively engaged in providing treatment and prevention of obstetric fistula and its related complication.
• Provide competent and holistic care to obstetric fistula patients in Ethiopia. • Enhance the knowledge and skills of health care workers in specialized Hospitals on quality fistula care. • Increase the sensitivity of health care workers towards obstetric fistula patients. • Increase the awareness of the community on the reality of obstetric fistula. • Provide accurate and timely data about obstetric fistula.
With Your Help We Can Do More. We helps women and girls by providing surgeries to heal their fistulas.
We plan on 500 target per year to provide fistula surgery.
We train 160+ individuals in 2021 on Fistula Care and Prevention.
We give counseling for all fistula patients admitted in the fistula ward.
We reach the women in the remote rural through our outreach program and messages announced through radio communications.
Account Name: Hope of Light Civil Society Organization
Account Number: Wegagen Bank - 0864449411301 / Comercial Bank of Ethiopia - 1000424357085
Bank Address: CMC Michael, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Hope of Light’s team members are;