Birthing Project USA
Birthing Project USA
"T h e   U n d e r g r o u n d   R a i l r o a d   f o r   N e w   L i f e"
An International Organization & Resource Center for improving birth outcomes for women of color.
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Birthing Project USA is the only national African American maternal and child health program in this country. We are a volunteer effort to encourage better birth outcomes by providing practical support to women during pregnancy and for one year after the birth of their children.
... About BPUSA

Our innovative programs allow us to identify our babies before they are born, keep a watchful eye on them during their childhood, invite them to participate with their mothers in our risk reduction programs when they are in 6th and 7th grades and participate in our Academy of Dreams during their high school years.  We also provide guidance and support to their fathers. 
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Every 2 minutes, 60 women around the world die in childbirth. Join us in a historic mission to save our sisters from dying.
Join the SisterFriend Safe Birth Kits Campaign

Arkansas has been a stop on the Underground Railroad for New Life for over 12 years.  Help us welcome their newest project, Arkansas STAR Footsteps to Freedom, Stop #100
...Take a Closer Look at this local project

Join us on a Medical Delegation to the Garifuna Communities in Honduras and Central America. 
...Opportunities Of A Lifetime

 

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Birthing Project USA is sponsored by W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Ashoka and other concerned organizations and individuals. Tax ID# 80-0228391

 

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Everyday Heroes: 50 Americans Changing the World One Non-Profit at a Time

Featuring Birthing Project USA, Founder & Ashoka Fellow: Kathryn Hall-Trujillo

Our gift to you for your donation of $100   or more to support healthy mothers and babies.

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The Birthing Project Pin Honors Mothers, Aunties, Sisters and all women and men who Love, Care For and Protect our babies.  With your donation of $50 or more, you can receive this beautiful, commemorative pin for yourself or that special person in your life.

Birthing Project USA Comemorative Pin

 
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18th Annual National Training Conference

Birthing Project USA NAtional Training Conference 2014

Preparing Community Leaders
from Mississippi to Malawi

 

 

"Check out our Founder,
Kathryn Hall-Trujillo featured
as CNN Hero.

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