Community Transformation with CHE

“Give a man a fish and he’ll eat for a day; teach him to fish and he’ll eat for a lifetime, teach him to maintain the lake and his family will eat for generations.”  Medical Ambassadors International (MAI) recognized the need of educational empowerment in the 1980’s while serving in communities with little to no […]

Giving Tuesday – Together We Give

  Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving back, takes place on November 30. As you consider where you will steward your Giving Tuesday support, we hope you’ll consider MAI.  “Teaching one woman is teaching the nation.” – Sharon Abebe, MAI Missionary in Ethiopia    Medical Ambassadors International (MAI) is proud to provide you with […]

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 […]

A Community Takes Action

God’s Word is full of scripture that encourage us to take action.  An example is found in Colossians 3:23-24 “Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ.” Not only does God want […]

CHE Classes Become An Outlet For Women In MENA

BR is an NGO in a country in Middle East North Africa region where a team of devoted staff work through the community approach of Community Development Education (also known as CHE). BR works with women in many poor villages. In a village in the suburbs of a big city, a local partnership was formed, […]

Sometimes, You must go back…

September and the fall season are the time of year where parents have brought their children back to school, summer vacations are now memories and companies look back at the year and launch ways of ending the fiscal year in the black. Today we share the story of Musa (not his real name), who came […]

Programs for Children in MENA

BR is an NGO in a country in Middle East North Africa region where a team of devoted staff work through the community approach of Community Development Education (also known as CHE). The goal in poor villages is to uproot misconceptions and enable clear understanding in children, their teachers, parents and friends. God has made […]

A Community in the Caribbean Comes Together During Food Scarcity

Last month, thousands of community members took to the streets on a Sunday to protest a lack of food and medicine as a country where MAI works undergoes a grave economic crisis aggravated by the Covid-19 pandemic and other restrictions. The island is facing its worst shortage of food since the 1990s. Finding ingredients was […]

Building Family Relationships

As the months go by, it’s hard to realize that yet another difficult year is in its 8th month! On the other hand, it is yet another opportunity to help support our field staff and partners as they serve the communities that they have been called to serve. Our story is about Elizabeth from East […]

Encourage One Another

“Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:11 In a recent newsletter, Dayo Obaweya, MAI’s Regional Coordinator for West Africa, writes the following: “To be involved with mission and see a sudden change in the political, economic, and social situation of the people […]