– 60% of people living in Haiti don’t have access to basic healthcare services
– 80% of births happen at home and 1/2 of these are without assistance
– 54 of every 1000 babies will die at birth
– 300 of every 100,000 mothers will die in childbirth
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
Buy a birth kit for just $6!
A birth kit includes:
- one clean razor blade
- umbilical tape
- under pad
- steril gauze
- bar of soap
- receiving blanket
- small cotton cap
with a note mentioning it’s for birth kits OR donate online OR drop off a birthing kit at Crosswater Community Church or with Dixie Montgomery.