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Marcia Hart

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Review for The Fistula Foundation, San Jose, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

When in 2008 I saw the documentary film, ‘A Walk to Beautiful’, I was so moved by the tragic stories of women suffering from both the personal physical agony of living with an unrepaired fistula and the resulting shunning by family and community, I knew I had to do whatever I could to help. I learned a continuing monthly donation of $37.50 to the Fistula Foundation would provide enough funds for one woman a year to have her fistula surgically repaired and her life and family restored to her as a result. I wish I could afford more, but three years later I know there are three women who have been helped as a result of my ongoing support of this great organization. It’s my intention to continue to support the Fistula Foundation and their mission for the rest of my life. It’s an amazingly wonderful feeling knowing my small monthly donations, in essence, save lives. What could be better than that? ~ Marcia Hart

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I read the regular report of the progress being made by the Fistula Foundation and feel honored to be a small part of the healing they provide.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

make none. They are doing a great job!

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What specific problem, purpose, priority, or project prompted your gift?

Viewing the documentary film, 'A Walk to Beautiful'. Wow! It is powerful and should be seen by as many people as possible.

Why did you make your donation at this time?

I've been making monthly donations for over three years.

What would you tell others about this organization?

If you want to save the life of an innocent victim and restore her to a normal life, this is a wonderful way to do it.

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?


Role:  Donor & I looked into the background of the Fistula Foundation and decided to make an ongoing monthly donation which I do.