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Saving Moses is a global humanitarian organization saving babies (5 & under) every day by meeting the most urgent and intense survival needs where help is least available.

July 1, 2020

Turning A Bad Situation Even Worse

Turning A Bad Situation Even Worse Written by Director of Operations, Heidi Cortez Before the novel Coronavirus ravaged our world, Angola was already extremely food insecure. That means that most of the population lacks access to affordable, nutritional foods. A combination of drought, poor infrastructure, and vast inequality causes ... Read More»

June 23, 2020

Work with Children, End Poverty

Work with Children, End Poverty Written by Regional NightCare Director, Matt Nathaniel Note: Reference to children includes babies and toddlers too.  The world, in general, is not in the way it ought to be. Our greatest concern is poverty. The genuinely poor are those robbed of the ability to make choices for themselves – the... Read More»

April 14, 2020

Severe Acute Malnutrition: More Than Being Hungry

Severe Acute Malnutrition: More Than Being Hungry Written by Saving Moses Communication’s Coordinator, McKenzie Thompson We see the effects of this disease on babies and toddlers every single day at our malnutrition feeding clinics in Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo. We see their hair get lighter and become brittle, ... Read More»

February 12, 2020

Hanging by a Thread: The Saving Moses Journey

Hanging by a Thread: The Saving Moses Journey Written by: McKenzie Thompson – Saving Moses Communications & Logistics Coordinator “Who abandons newborn babies? How did they arrive in some random field? Was anything with them, like blankets or bottles, when they were discovered? Were they wearing any clothing?” These were ... Read More»

December 12, 2019

Born in Refuge: Helping the Helpless

Written by: McKenzie Thompson – Saving Moses Communications & Logistics Coordinator At Saving Moses, we have recently launched our end of year campaign, which focuses on our Birth and Infant Aid program. We are helping pregnant women and babies in Iraq and Syria by providing midwives, obstetricians and pediatricians during ... Read More»

April 22, 2015

Belito’s Fifth Birthday—A Saving Moses Milestone

Meet Marcella and Belito. In 2010, Belito’s malnourishment was severe, and Marcella was losing hope. Watch Belito’s video to hear the rest of the story… Each year, we witness needless deaths caused by malnutrition. Angola has one of the highest under-five mortality rates in the world. Almost one child out of every five will not... Read More»

March 11, 2015

Taking Pause in Angola

I’m taking a pause here in Angola, sitting on the ledge in one of our malnutrition clinics for Saving Moses. I’m pausing for lots of reasons, one of which is to have a few minutes to absorb & process. I can get so thick in the middle of all of these babies & moms that... Read More»

April 9, 2013

The Reality of Angola Sets In

From time to time it’s necessary to get some fresh perspective on life and the world in which we live. Today has been a day of fresh perspective for the Saving Moses team in Angola. The team met heroic and legendary moms and dads who are doing everything in their power to keep their babies... Read More»

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