Ema’s Resolve

As a new year starts, it is often the time when people like to make resolutions for change. Unfortunately, those resolutions often don’t last very long! We have a powerful story from Kenya, where a series of changes took place in an isolated and marginalized community. Ema*, a Kenyan missionary and his family resolved to […]

Heal Lives and Transform Communities

Justine, whose story we have shared before, had a childhood of turmoil. When her parents got divorced and remarried other people, Justine’s life was disrupted as she tried to spend time with each parent in their respective villages. As a result, she dropped out of school and got married. The pain and trauma continued until […]

Let’s Make a Difference!

Young people all over the world are concerned about the future. In the developing world, this concern adds to the overriding uphill concern of making a living or even just surviving. In the past few months, Medical Ambassadors International has launched a special drive to engage both the Millennials and Gen Z in a partnership […]

Empowering Women

Our WCL (Women’s Cycle of Life) coordinator in Ethiopia, Sharon Abebe, shared this story with us when she visited the Home Office recently. It was very encouraging to hear about all the things God is doing in and through Sharon and the workers in Ethiopia. Here is her story: Sharon Abebe, the WCL (Women’s Cycle […]

From Discouragement to Hope

As we start this wonderful New Year, I want to share an encouraging story from one of my colleagues in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region. The story begins with a Master Trainer’s disappointment about a modified training that she restarted after the COVID-19 shutdown. It did not seem that the training had produced […]

A Gift for the Season

Several years ago, we shared with you the story about a woman named Tassy from Vivati village in the country of Togo. Tassy, you will remember is a mover and shaker and was well known to our team as the lady who was a witch doctor and practiced Voodoo. She was the one who loved […]

Managing Scarce Resources Effectively

As we work for community development around the world, we can see that some programs succeed and some fail. Often the difference comes with who is seeking for community change. If the local people come asking for training to improve their lives, the chance of success is great, and the programs are sustainable after the […]

Gladys N – A Powerful Influencer!

Today we have a story for you about a young lady from Uganda named Gladys. She faced multiple challenges while growing up, but remained determined to complete her education, despite all the odds pitched against her. Gladys’ personal sacrifice and determination have resulted in her becoming a powerful influencer, especially, in making a difference for […]

Malaria Control Project Cast Study Nigeria

Various intervention on malaria eradication/reduction in Africa communities in the past has been hampered by the exclusion of various indigenous factors such as life-style of the people, uniqueness of the environment, and the type of the malaria that is prevalent in African society. The need for the introduction of home grown solutions and interventions, aimed […]

Bringing Food Security to Uganda

A few years ago, Medical Ambassadors International (MAI) trainer, Samuel Ariho, attended the Community Health Evangelism (CHE) internship in Nairobi.  He then took what he learned into Northern Uganda to teach the people how to achieve food security in their area.  Samuel shared that even though COVID-19 restrictions slowed down many activities in Uganda, the […]