Helping 100 patients in 10 days in rural Rwanda Hospital (Mibirizi)

Mibirizi Team 2017 2017

Target: £5,000.00



Start Date: 01-Mar-2017

End Date: 28-Aug-2017

Event Date: 28-Jul-2017

About my fundraising

Two highly experienced UK surgeons (Mr Wakefield and Mr Fulford , specialists in colorectal and urology surgery respectively), supported by 2 consultant anaesthetists (Dr Kessell and Hackett), 2 registrars and an anaesthetic nurse travel to rural South West Rwanda on 28 July 2017 for hernia and pelvic floor charity surgery. The team also includes a science teacher, a trainee teacher, a paramedic, a 4 year old boy, an 18 year old gap student and a specialist nurse radiographer.

To read the background such as the reality of life, staffing, bed capacity and health needs in this rural area, please click the link below.

All members of the team are supporting themselves on this mission and are using their own annual leave with no other financial incentives or rewards in return.

There 2 broad aims for this trip:

1) Establish the first ever "Day Case Surgery" for suitable patients in this area. Typically, a straightforward hernia p...more more

P.S. When you make a donation, don't forget to check the Gift Aid box if you're a UK taxpayer as then your charity can claim an extra 25% from the government!

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Robert Meikledonation27-Apr-2017£50.00£12.50A very worthwhile cause - good luck
AnonymousEveryclick Search£0.00Every search raises money
Jo Patersondonation25-Apr-2017£50.00£12.50
Yasdonation21-Apr-2017£25.00£6.25Good luck! Sounds like an amazing. Have fun.
Neill Burgessdonation20-Apr-2017£25.00£6.25Well done all of you. You will make such a difference.
john williamsdonation19-Apr-2017£50.00£12.50
Tom Lavenderdonation19-Apr-2017£25.00£6.25
mike tremlettdonation19-Apr-2017£50.00£12.50looks a very worthwhile project. May it go well
David Austindonation19-Apr-2017£25.00£6.25Good luck
David Oliverdonation18-Apr-2017£20.00£5.00Good luck to you all.
Di Monkhousedonation18-Apr-2017£100.00All the very best to the team
Gareth Kesselldonation15-Apr-2017£150.00£37.50
Richard Hartleydonation13-Apr-2017£50.00£12.50
Jim Carterdonation13-Apr-2017£15.00£3.75Good luck. In wish I were going!!!
YKS Viswanathdonation12-Apr-2017£250.00£62.50I wish ALL best wishes for undertaking this a noble project.
David Macafeedonation12-Apr-2017£250.00£62.50
Eleanor Aynsleydonation12-Apr-2017£20.00£5.00Good luck
joel Dunnigndonation12-Apr-2017£100.00£25.00well done
Jeremy Twiggdonation12-Apr-2017£100.00£25.00Great cause, can I come next time as a surgeon (ObGyn)?
Tim Shipleydonation12-Apr-2017£10.00£2.50Sounds like a great cause, well done to everyone
haroon siddiquidonation12-Apr-2017£100.00£25.00good luck
Sue Hoggdonation04-Apr-2017£20.00A donation for the Rwandan school project

My fundraising page is raising money for Rwandan School Village Project

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