Increase access to healthcare for pregnant women in the area surrounding Bugisi Health Center. The Nancy Foundation will provide a khanga to each newborn delivered at the health center, an ultrasound will be provided to each new pregnant woman, and prenatal vitamins will be provided to 50 pregnant women this year for their pregnancy and 6 months of breastfeeding.
Collaborate with local private and government agencies to improve the health, self-care, and well-being of pregnant women, mothers, and infants.
Provide classes for women in Shinyanga region on nutrition, health promotion, fetal/infant growth and development and awareness of possible complications related to pregnancy.
Evaluate, train, and implement potential small businesses for mothers to improve their independence, self esteem, and self reliance. This in turn will improve the financial status of families and improve the families' nutrition and well being.