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2022 Fundraiser Update

2022 Fundraiser Update

If you weren’t able to attend our Fundraising Dinner in person you can still view the amazing video of Susan Janetti, narrated by Gary Cooper, telling the inspiring story of how MEMO is making a difference in Zimbabwe. At the event we raised $12,000 after expenses which will become $24,000 with the matching donor donation. The cost of the 100th container shipped September 17th to Zimbabwe was $33,000, which means we still need another $4500 in donations which will be…

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FUNDRAISER, SEPTEMBER 25, 2022

FUNDRAISER, SEPTEMBER 25, 2022

Hello MEMO supporters, In September we hope to ship container #100 to Zimbabwe! JOIN US SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH AT THE VICTORIA INN 6 P.M. FOR A CELEBRATION OF THIS AMAZING ACHEIVEMENT. See the poster for info on how to get your complimentary ticket. Susan Janetti our partner in Zimbabwe will be there in person to tell us about the results of MEMO’s support. Below is an excerpt from Susan’s latest newsletter reassuring us that all this work and money is…

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Meet Dr. Paul Thistle from Zimbabwe

Meet Dr. Paul Thistle from Zimbabwe

Hi Local MEMO Supporter, What would inspire a young Canadian, University of Toronto trained specialist (OBS/GYN) to go to rural Zimbabwe for 27 years to practice, rather than have an affluent life here at home? Here is an opportunity to meet Dr. Paul Thistle and his family on Sunday July 10th 8:00 p.m. at Grace Church, 289 Court St. People often wonder if all the effort and money spent sending medical and humanitarian aid to Africa really does any lasting…

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