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  • April 23, 2015   MCI Mourns the Loss of Justin Fryer

    It was with deep sadness that we at MCI found out that Justin Fryer died on Friday night after suffering from bladder cancer for some time. Some of you may have met Justin and his wife Sue at the last MCI conference in Rome in 2013. Although he was v...

  • Official Statement: Garissa Tragedy

    STATEMENT FROM MATERCARE INTERNATIONAL (MCI) RE GARISSA TRAGEDY KENYA MCI was deeply saddened to learn of the senseless and cruel attack on the young Christian students at the       Garissa University College.  The loss to the parents, familie...

  • March 31, 2015   MaterCare On-Air: FREE Webinar

    MCI is pleased to invite you to our first of the 2015 webinar series, MaterCare On-Air: An Informative Session and Q&A with Dr. Robert Walley, Executive Director and Simon Walley, Project Manager. REGISTER HERE Join us on April 17th, 2015 at 1...

  • April 5, 2015   Easter Sunday

    Easter Sunday 2015                                                                                     Boarbank Hall           Jesus Christ is Risen (Jn 20:1-18) ...

  • April 2, 2015   We Remeber: St. Pope John Paul II

    BLESSED POPE JOHN PAUL II: A personal memoir My wife, Susan and I had the privilege of meeting the Blessed Pope John Paul, a number of times over the years of his Pontificate.  I first met him very soon after he was elected, when I attended a genera...

  • February 20, 2015   Prof. Bogdan Chazan, recognition

    MaterCare International would like to congratulate Professor Bogdan Chazan (left) of MaterCare Poland for his being awarded the Gregory I the Great award for the Defence of the Truth in Public Environment.                Through his decades...

  • March 25, 2015   Feast of the Annunciation

    Happy Feast Day! "Mary is the great contemplative, the model for all contemplatives. What God asks of us is also beyond any ability we have, and can only come about as a result of His action. Let us ask Mary to help us live as her true children, ever...

  • January 1, 2015   Solemnity of Mary

    MaterCare International wishes all mothers a Happy and Holy day on this the Feast of Mary Mother of God. From News.va, the words of Pope Francis: Today we are reminded of the words of blessing which Elizabeth spoke to the Virgin Mary: “Blessed a...

  • May 6, 2015   Anemic mother gets emergency care

    Anemic mother gets emergency care at MaterCare's St. John Paul II Maternity Hospital Patient, Female.                      AGED 20 YEARS. 30-4-2015.     Sr Emily with Patient's newly born son   PARA 3+1 GRAVIDA 5. RESIDENCE MERTI. DIA...

  • May 10, 2015   Happy Mother's Day!

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  • May 13, 2015   USA Ranks worst

    A recent study found that the United States ranks worst in the developed world for maternal deaths.  Women in the United States are more likely to suffer from maternal death than any other country in the developed world.That is the main finding from...

  • May 31, 2015   The Most Holy Trinity

    THE MOST HOLY TRINITY 2015 ‘Make disciples….in the name of the Father and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit’ (Mt 28:16-20).  Today’s Gospel reading is a summary of the entire Gospel of St.Matthew. On an unnamed mountain in Galilee it does n...

  • June 6, 2015   Patients Served: The numbers are in!

    The numbers were updated as of May 25, 2015. The number of patients being cared for at the MaterCare hospital in Isiolo, Kenya continues to grow! The numbers for our Merti clinic are also in. Thank you to our incredible and gifted staff, Isiolo: 31 S...

  • June 14, 2015   Parables of Growth

    ELEVENTH SUNDAY OF ORD. TIME B 2015  PARABLES OF GROWTH MK 4:26-34    A disposition to listen to others is essential if respect is to be reciprocated. In today’s Gospel  many of the people hearing the parables of Jesus seemed to ask what he wa...

  • June 15, 2015   PRESS RELEASE: Maternal Health Care with a Catholic Conscience

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: In response to the growing legal challenges to conscience rights and protection for medical professionals, MaterCare International themes international conference "Maternal Health Care with a Catholic Conscience"  June 15, 201...

  • Upcoming Event: July 17th

    Did you know...that most parts of Isiolo County are arid and receives less than 150 mm of water annually? Areas like Garbatulla are totally dry and no agricultural activity takes place. Collection and treatment of rain and waste water is an essential...