In this episode of 22Lightbulbs, we talk with Birthing Project USA’s Executive Director, Leseliey Rose Welch.
“Over 10,000 healthy babies have been born in US and 13 countries to date with help of Birthing Project USA.”
“Every 2 minutes 60 women die giving birth due to lack of access to safe birth supplies.”
02:25 – About Birthing Project USA
03:24 – SisterFriending
04:44 – How Birthing Project began
06:08 – Safe birth and mortality rates
06:45 – Why mortality rates in the US going up among African American women
08:14 – What is The Underground Railroad for New Life?
10:22 – What’s a clean birth kit?
10:58 – Mother’s Day campaign for women in Malawi
13:00- Level Giving crowdfunding campaign to provide clean birth kits to women in Malawi
14:00 – Why should donors support this cause?
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[The podcast name 22Lightbulbs is from Chinese numerology where the number 22 serves as the destiny number of individuals who are builders and leaders.]