Welcome to Magee Womancare International (MWI) 

 

 Working to improve women's health globally

 

Announcements

1. Donate to our Womancare International Fund.

In a giving mood?  You can support local and international women's health programs by donating to our Womancare International Fund.

"Because all women should have equal access to quality health information and care."

2. MWI is Hiring!! Temporary Job Position- Program Assistant for the YLP BiH program. 

3. MWI is accepting online host family applications for our "Youth Leadership and Teacher Professional Development Program with Bosnia and Herzegovina 2014-2015 (YLP- BiH)"

  • Hosting dates in Pittsburgh: April 4-20th, 2015
  • Applicaiton deadline is December 31, 2014. Apply NOW! 

For more information on our YLP BiH program, the benefits of hosting, and access to our online application, please visit the YLP BiH webpage

4. YLP Nepal 2014 

MWI has published the fourth edition of the YLP Nepal 2014 newsletter. In this edition, the Nepal delegates reflect on their experiences during the May exchange and introduce their Community Action Plan.

The U.S. delegates have returned from their 3-week exchange in Nepal. Thanks to our in country partners, Nepal Break Dance Foundation, the delegates had a wonderful learning experience. The U.S. team has started their CAP meeting sessions already to begin to develop their Community Action Plan and submit their proposal narrative and budget to MWI.

Learn more about our YLP Nepal 2014 international exchange program. 

5. MWI's Wisewomen Program, funded by Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh.

This program will provide culturally appropriate breast health education and navigation services to international and African American women in Pittsburgh! MWI will equip and empower local women to become the Wisewomen of their community on breast health information and referral services. Learn more about our Wisewomen program

Our community partners include:

  • Bethlehem Baptist in McKeesport, PA

  • Casa San Jose (St. Catherine's in Beechwood and East Liberty Presbyterian)

  • Islamic Center of Pittsburgh in Oakland

  • Jewish Family & Children's Service in the Hilltop area (Mount Oliver and Carrick)

  • South Hill Interfaith Ministries in Prospect Park

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