Providing men’s health services in the Amazon

Nate Petersen 2019Leave a Comment

Organization Name: Medical Ministry International Location: Hamilton, ON Project Title: Amazon Prostate Cancer Screening Project (Leticia, Colombia) Amount Awarded: $73,000 Date Awarded: 11-25-2019 Purpose of Investment: To provide prostate cancer screenings for approximately 500 men from 14 villages in remote Amazonian regions. Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Burro Foundation John & Rebecca Horwood Kehila Foundation Redleaf Foundation River Dali Foundation Executive … Read More

No jet lag with virtual reality

Mark Petersen 2017Leave a Comment

Organization Name: Health Partners International of Canada Location: Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC Project Name: Bringing Donors to the Field through Virtual Reality Amount Awarded: $50,000.00 Date Awarded: 18/11/2017 Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation John & Rebecca Horwood Purpose of Investment: To produce a virtual reality (VR) video to be used in engage current and future supporters, leading to a donor base that is … Read More

Streamlining addiction management

Mark Petersen 2017Leave a Comment

Organization Name: Teen Challenge Canada Location: London, ON Project Name: GTA Women’s Centre Case Management System Amount Awarded: $100,000.00 Date Awarded: 11/18/2017 Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation John & Rebecca Horwood Kehila Foundation David & Dorothy Lam Foundation Redleaf Foundation River Dali Foundation Purpose of Investment: To develop and implement a new Client Management System into a regional women’s addiction centre, … Read More

Mentoring Ugandan midwives

Mark Petersen 2017Leave a Comment

Organization Name: Save the Mothers Location: Ancaster, ON Project Name: Investing in Midwives Through Midwifery Mentorship Model Amount Awarded: $81,400.00 Date Awarded: 11/18/2017 Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Kehila Foundation Redleaf Foundation River Dali Foundation Purpose of Investment: To develop a model in ten Ugandan hospitals allowing for the mentoring of midwives, and to publicize the model through an academic journal. … Read More

Medical testing for Amazon tribal women

Mark Petersen 2017Leave a Comment

Organization Name: Medical Ministry International Canada Location: Stoney Creek, ON Project Name: Cervical Cancer Screening on the Amazon River Utilizing New Canadian Technology Amount Awarded: $75,000.00 Date Awarded: 11/18/2017 Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Kehila Foundation Redleaf Foundation River Dali Foundation Purpose of Investment: To pilot HPV screening for women in remote communities along the Colombian Amazon and tributaries using new … Read More