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.


Medicines Reach Moma Hospital

jeep and medicines

We are so delighted and thankful to announce that the first supply of medicines has arrived at Moma Hospital.Thanks to the generosity of so many people who answered our call in January for funds, we were able to send $4,000 … Continue reading

Medicines for Moma Campaign

Empty shelves at the Moma Hospital pharmacy

Shelves that were full of medicines more than a year ago are now empty at Moma Hospital’s pharmacy. Dr. Jeff Mukendi, Medical Director at Moma, said in a recent email that it has been 8 months since the hospital has … Continue reading

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