Author Archives: Darrell Ward

Please Help St. Albert’s Mission Hospital Meet Three Critical Needs

Donations are needed to help the hospital meet these needs Purchase needed supplies, including suture material, injectable drugs, sterile and latex gloves, and pain relievers for women recovering from cesarean section. Purchase items for food packets the hospital gives to … Continue reading

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Broken Anesthesia Machine Makes Surgery Impossible at St. Albert’s, Other Hospitals

I received the email below two days ago (Wednesday) from St. Albert’s Director Julia about the lack of working anesthesia machines at St Albert’s and other hospitals. We can only imagine the suffering of women around Zimbabwe who need caesareans … Continue reading

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ZCBC Pastoral Letter About Conditions in Zimbabwe

Hi, Everyone – BHA is a sectarian and nonpolitical organization. At the same time, we want you to know about the current economic, social and political events that affect St. Albert’s Mission Hospital. BHA’s mission is to help St. Albert’s … Continue reading

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Hunger and Malnutrition

The food hampers that St. Albert’s provides to the hungry and malnourished include two sacks of mealie meal (corn meal), cooking oil, pasta, beans and dried fish. Donate here to BHA and help St. Albert’s ease hunger and suffering among … Continue reading

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Conditions at St. Albert’s Mission Hospital

Hi, Everyone There have been many news reports recently about deteriorating conditions in Zimbabwe. Here is how how those conditions are affecting St. Albert’s Mission Hospital. On Sunday, 13 January, the Zimbabwe government announced a 150 percent increase in diesel … Continue reading

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End-of-year Report from St. Albert’s

“We also thank you for helping us do the work we do and to carry on in spite of the challenges because we feel encouraged by you all.” Continue reading

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Christmas 2008 – St. Albert’s

Hello, BHA supporters – Click here to download a PDF of Christmas 2008 – St. Albert’s Mission Hospital, an accordion-fold book that I made to honor Dr. Elizabeth Tarira. Elizabeth was director of St. Albert’s from 1999 to 2012. I … Continue reading

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Thank you from St. Albert’s

Hi, Everyone – On 13 April, 2018, BHA received the email below from Dr. Musariri thanking BHA and its friends for the $5,000 sent to help the hospital meet a critical shortage of basic drugs and supplies. And we want … Continue reading

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An Urgent Request for Help

Hello, Everyone – On 22 March 2018, BHA received an email from Dr. Musariri, the director of St. Albert’s Mission Hospital, asking for help in the purchase of critically needed drugs and supplies. We sent an email to BHA supporters … Continue reading

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2017 Year End Report

Dear Friends, Your donations to BHA help St. Albert’s Mission Hospital to remain open and to provide medical care to the 120,000 people in its impoverished rural district and others who come from as far away as Harare and Mozambique. … Continue reading

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