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.


Good Things are Happening!

new beds

Nothing puts a smile on our face faster than seeing all of the hard work of Friends of Moma Hospital come to life. These pictures, taken by Jack Mithui of Medical Benevolence Foundation, show many of the changes that have … Continue reading

Wings of Caring


The recent visit to Moma by Bill Simmons of Medical Benevolence Foundation was made possible by the United Methodist Aviation Ministries (UMAM), which operates small single engine planes in the Congo. UMAM pilots and airplanes transport critically ill patients to … Continue reading

Moma says “Thank You!”

Welcome at the airfield

Hundreds of Moma villagers welcomed Bill Simmons, our liaison with Medical Benevolence Foundation, as he arrived at Moma Nov. 6. Simmons, accompanied by Presbyterian missionary Jeff Boyd and retired pediatrician and master photographer Dr. Jack Benjamin, flew into Moma to … Continue reading