With a mission to invest in families and create a stronger and more viable community, MM Foundation is dedicated and working diligently to provide basic needs such as healthcare, food, education, housing, and the encouragement of spiritual growth.
Working in the communities of Umuanya, Ehume, (and all surrounding villages in Nigeria) and the El Cenizo, Rio Bravo, and Laredo communities of Texas which is the Foundation’s headquarters; the following are some of the projects/programs of MM Foundation.
Mmaraihe Memorial Cottage Hospital & Orphanage (MMCHO, located in Nigeria, is the pilot program of Mmaraihe Memorial Foundation (MM Foundation). A newly built 50-bed capacity facility with a resident Physician and nursing staff, this hospital provides the much needed basic healthcare to the residents of the rural village as well as the neighboring cities. It is fast becoming the local resource for health education and vaccinations. The Orphanage wing is still in the development stage, and we look forward to your involvement and donations to make this a reality for our children. Every child deserves an opportunity in life.
ChiChi Farms, Nigeria is a cooperative operated by local widows. The Farm is a source of economic empowerment to these widows. Though not limited to widows, the emphasis is on providing a source of sustainability for the local women, who otherwise would have such opportunity. Utilizing the labor of local youth where feasibly, the Farm is currently producing cash crops such as corn, cassava, yam, and vegetables among others; includes a poultry farm and a palm oil plant.
MM Foundation Youth Mentorship Program
Offers local teenagers an opportunity to develop meaningful life and work skills while fostering positive relationships with adult role models. This program will kick off in the eastern states of Nigeria. By working with their mentors, community building activities, goal setting & discussions on prevailing issues for local youth, the program helps foster trust within the program.
Mmaraihe Memorial Foundation is working on setting up the Ameri-international Leadership Academy for Girls (ALAG), with a goal to provide quality education to girls from Umuanya and surrounding cities. ALAG will be the much needed opportunity for quality education, preparing these young ladies for the future as productive members of their communities.
MM Foundation in collaboration with community officials, leaders, and other healthcare providers has conducted several health fairs targeting different segments of the communities in Laredo, El Cenizo and El Bravo, Texas. To empower should not stop at economics, but information on quality of life empowers the citizen to take charge of their future. .
Annual School Supplies Drive
By making annual donations of school supplies to the children of El Cenizo, Texas, MM Foundation is a taking a stand, ensuring that every child gets a helping hand towards a secure future.
A registered non-profit organistion dedicated to helping families in need through education, empowerment, and service
Mmaraihe Memorial Foundation (MMF) endeavors to encourage, educate, and empower our families in need. We invest in families and create a stronger and more viable community by providing basic needs such as housing, food, healthcare, and education.