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Fundraiser Results!

Fundraiser Results!

Hello MEMO friends, We have all been waiting to hear how much the October 18th MEMO fundraiser generated. I am pleased to announce that $25,800 was raised. This will pay the $17,000 shipping costs plus $3000 for purchasing the container for Zimbabwe. We had planned to ship the container in the spring but because our storage capacity was completely “stuffed” we decided to ship November 21st to make room for new donations over the winter. The remaining $5,800 will go…

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Virtual Fundraiser Event: For Such a Time as This

Virtual Fundraiser Event: For Such a Time as This

Now, more than ever, support is critical. Learn about the “Wedza boys” in Zimbabwe and how MEMO is supporting the Zimbabwe Gecko Society to rescue them. Due to Covid-19 we have made informed decisions using current information specific to Ontario. We respect and are aware that people are cautious about returning to in-person gatherings. Our decision to offer a digital event reflects these extraordinary times.

Thunder Bay’s Generosity Opens Schools in Zimbabwe

Thunder Bay’s Generosity Opens Schools in Zimbabwe

This is the story of how one Thunder Bay woman’s generous donation opened 92 schools in Zimbabwe closed by Covid 19.The 150 bed Karanda Christian Hospital in Northern Zimbabwe is supported by Medical Equipment Modernization Opportunity (MEMO)The Karanda Hospital staff in cooperation with local churches, sponsors Kids Clubs in the 92 public schools in the district surrounding the hospital, involving 70,000 children. As well as sports, crafts and social activities the kids are taught the values of telling the truth,…

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