Every Mother Counts is a non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. We inform, engage, and mobilize new audiences to take actions and raise funds that support maternal health programs around the world. We are currently invested in 6 countries around the world. The programs we support in these countries address at least one of these three barriers to maternal health: lack of transportation, education, and supplies.
We are a community working to end a global crisis that not enough people know about, yet one that effects everyone. Access to lifesaving care during pregnancy and childbirth is a human right, but failure to meet this need means 800 women and girls will die every day bringing life into the world. We can save up to 98% of those lives if we, as global citizens, make it priority. Pregnancy and childbirth should be safe for every mother.
Every day 800 women and girls lose their lives to pregnancy and childbirth related complications. Read more