SPECIALIZED SURGERY – HERNIA WEEK APRIL ‘21
Celebration Health hosted a week long outreach with local Zimbabwean surgeons. 88 hernia surgeries were conducted bringing great relief to these children and families.
ORPHANED & VULNERABLE CHILDREN
Our mission is to provide safe and secure homes for children who are orphaned or vulnerable. We currently manage 2 homes with 30 children and also work with other institutions through our family of churches.
MEDICAL MISSION PACKS (MMP’s) – RURAL CLINICS
A second consignment of 45 MMP’s landed in Zimbabwe and distributed to Mutare City Health clinic, impacting a further 13,500 people with medical care.
CHAMPIONS FOR LIFE
Providing Faith-based Psycho Social Support to Adolescents Living with HIV and AIDS.
30 families provided with groceries every month.
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SPECIALIZED SURGERIES HYDROCEPHALUS SHUNTS
In partnership with the Harare Children’s Hospital, Celebration Health held a 3 day outreach for children with hydrocephalus. The surgeons successfully completed surgery on 33 children.
LEAP WEEK – NOV ‘20
Due to the global pandemic our partners from LEAP Global Missions were unable to travel to Zimbabwe. But LEAP requested an outreach still be held and facilitated for a 5 day outreach with our local Zimbabwean surgeons. 45 children lives were transformed during the week long outreach.
MEDICAL SUPPLIES – MEDICAL MISSION PACKS (MMP’s)
In September 2020, Celebration Health facilitated for 50 MMP’s to be flown into Zimbabwe and distributed to 4 rural clinic’s. Impacting 15,000 people in bringing medical care to those in need with prescription and over the counter medicines, together with other medical supplies.
MEDSHARE 40” CONTAINER – CHEGUTU HOSPITAL
Through local partners Mimosa Mining Company, we were able to donate a 40 foot container with medical equipment and supplies to Chegutu Provincial Hospital. The hospital covers more than 300 000 people as it is the main hospital in that part of Zimbabwe. The supplies were greatly appreciated as Zimbabwe was dealing with the 1st wave of COVID-19
EQUIPPING 4th OPERATING THEATER WITH MEDICAL EQUIPMENT – HARARE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL
Celebration Health has renovated and built 2 operating theatres at Zimbabwe’s only Children’s Hospital. This was done through the partnership of LEAP Global Missions which has doubled the paediatric operating theatre capacity and overall increased the number of operations on a regular basis.
DISASTER RELIEF – CYCLONE IDAI
When the eastern highlands of Zimbabwe was devastated by a cyclone which affected 270 000 people and 341 dead and many other people missing, Celebration Health sent support and relief to the surrounding area. Through partnerships with church members and local business, essentials like clothes, food packs and medication were sent to the surrounding affected areas.
In assisting with the needs that arose caused by COVID-19, Celebration Health embarked on the following initiatives:
Immune Boosting Care Packs
The packs included Vitamin C, Zinc, Surgical gloves and Hand Sanitisers given to families and households in need.
COVID 19 Trainings
Basic COVID knowledge trainings on prevention and treatment to 300 Cell Leaders this was accompanied by Information fliers that were printed in 3 different languages in order to reach many people. Our Celebration Health doctors also visited some church members who were not well and administered treatments.
SPECIALIZED CLEFT LIP & PALATE SURGERIES
A week-long outreach for these surgeries are scheduled for October 2021. This will be in collaboration with LEAP GLOBAL MISSIONS and local surgeons at the Sally Mugabe Hospital targeting to complete 45 surgeries.
A two day dental outreach is scheduled to be held at Gwanda Hospital (Bulawayo) in the southern part of Zimbabwe with our local dentists. The outreach is aiming to impact at least 100 patients.
Celebration Health are preparing for a second hernia outreach in November 2021. Currently, there is a backlog of over 1,000 operations needed. November’s outreach will target to complete 100 hernia surgeries.
PROVIDING FOR ORPHANED AND VULNERABLE CHILDREN
Our goal is to provide meals, clothes and education for 500 children in 2022. The average monthly cost per child per month is $50.
Meet our Celebrated Children. These Zimbabwean children are victims of HIV, poverty and have no families. We bring them into our family, give them a loving home, and teach them life skills. Everyone deserves hope in life.