With The United Methodist Church nearing its fundraising goal in the fight against malaria, the denomination on Dec. 3 committed to fulfilling its $28 million pledge to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Full Story
By Heather Hahn*
LAKE JUNALUSKA, N.C. (UMNS) — Pittsburgh Area Bishop Thomas J. Bickerton told the Council of Bishops today that the Imagine No Malaria campaign is nearing $60 million in its goal to eradicate the disease in Africa.
“It is all good news,” said Bickerton, who leads the Western Pennsylvania Full Story
Mandela Wani Michael (L) and Dr. M.Lynn Fogelman, key players in the development of the Sudan Health Board, worked with 40 trainees to educate them in malaria prevention and maternal and child health training. The event, held in Ghana, will help Imagine No Malaria and UMCOR continue their work in fighting malaria. Full Story