Welcome to Friends of Moma Hospital!

This is a dedicated effort in partnership with Medical Benevolence Foundation to rebuild an 80-year-old hospital in the remote southwestern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

After you have explored this website, please become a “friend” of Moma Hospital by clicking on the “Become a Friend” link to the right. Visit us regularly to see the progress being made in bringing this hospital back to life.


Children Raise Money for Lifestraws

photo credit: Amy Antill

A big shout-out to children attending Vacation Bible Schools (VBS) at Christ Presbyterian Church of New Braunfels and Bay Area Presbyterian Church in Webster, Tx. for their donations to the Lifestraw Family project. Together, the VBS contributions helped us get … Continue reading

Surgical Instruments Arrive


Last December we met our goal of raising $4,000 for much-needed surgical instruments and kits for Moma Hospital. We just received pictures of the instruments being sorted and ready to be sterilized at the hospital. A variety of “general surgeries” … Continue reading

Lifestraw Goal Met!


We have Reached Goal! For the past 3 months we have been making an all out effort to raise $7,000 for the purchase of 274 Family Lifestraws for Moma Hospital. It is with much joy to tell you that the … Continue reading

172 Lifestraws Funded


Donor generosity has been wonderful since we launched the Lifestraws project several months ago. We have raised enough funds to purchase 172 Lifestraw Family units, but still need funds for the remaining 100 that are in a warehouse waiting for … Continue reading