International Ministries

$20 Saves Babies from Zika in Nicaragua

International Ministries seeks to raise $12,000 to help 300 pregnant women in Nicaragua avoid contracting the Zika virus.

Goal: $12,000

About This Mission Project

If a pregnant woman contracts Zika, there is a 1-in-3 chance that her baby will be born with microcephaly and other neurological problems.

A team of 10 community facilitators will be visiting 300 pregnant women in some of the poorest communities in Nicaragua to distribute Zika Prevention and Education Kits and to provide:

Each prevention training kit can be assembled with a gift of $20.

Mission Project Specifics

International Ministries seeks to raise $12,000 to help 300 pregnant women in Nicaragua avoid contracting the Zika virus, which peaks in August when the mosquito population grows due to increased amounts of rain.

This project will be managed by Drs. David and Laura Parajón and their staff at AMOS Health and Hope.

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Expectant moms can deliver healthy babies if they can avoid the Zika infection. Your gift can prevent devastating birth defects.


Download the Zika Prevention and Education Kit infographic.