Umodzi Aids with K7 Million
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Umodzi Park to joined in this yearís Mothers Fun Run event in aid of Ntchisi District Hospital health facilities on Saturday 13 October, 2018 by donating K7 Million in aid. General Manager David Church presented a cheque worthy K 7 million to support NPL Motherís Day Fun Run
Assistance was also in the form of 450 fingers snacks, 450 fruits and 450 bottles of water to cater on the day of the event at Ntchisi District Hospital.
History of Mothers Fun Run is a Nation Publication Limited initiative hatched in 2005 to fundraise for the acquisition of maternal and infant equipment for use in public hospitals. It is worth noting that the project is executed on a rotational basis between the three regions and this is beneficiary is Ntchisi District Hospital. Next year the plans are to conduct a similar activity in all three regions. Data provided by UNFPA indicates that Ntchisi alone on average 162 babies and 12 mothers die due to pregnancy complications.