The United Church Women (or UCW), a division of the United Church of Canada, has just completed a fundraising drive among members to assist in the building of Morogoro Women’s Center in Tanzania which provides training to maternal health workers. With UCW groups contributing from around the country, they were able to more than triple their original goal of $50,000.
This event was commemorated with via a video, which can be seen here.
The UCW is celebrating their 50th anniversary throughout 2012, and the assistance in building the Women’s Center is just one of the events that the organization has planned for the celebration. For more information on the United Church Women, visit them on the web by clicking here.