Category: Partnership Stories

Local woman helps Khanya Hospice
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Local woman helps Khanya Hospice

Preashnee Sewdayal decided she is going to do an adult nappy drive for Khanya Hospice in South Africa.  She has always heard and seen in the media the kind of work that Khanya Hospice nursing staff are doing in a large area.  “She surprised us,” says Khanya Hospice CEO, Neil McDonald.  “Preashnee arrived with about...

The Impact of Global Collaboration
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The Impact of Global Collaboration

Uplifted Care is partnered with Umodzi Palliative Care Clinic, a part of Palliative Care Support Trust (PCST). PCST recently shared the story of a pediatric patient who was given the pen name “John” for privacy, detailing his battle with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and the value of the support from Uplifted Care.

HIV/AIDS and COVID-19
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HIV/AIDS and COVID-19

When our organization began in 1999, it was in response to the HIV/AIDS pandemic sweeping through Sub-Saharan Africa. GPIC partner, Matthew 25 House, began in Ghana in 1998 with a similar mission. HIV is one of the deadliest global public health threats in recent history, having claimed nearly  33 million lives to date. This viral infection...