Mother Maryam Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. All donations are tax deductible.

Our Board of Directors pay all administrative and fundraising costs. 100% of your donation goes to cooperatively run projects serving communities in need.

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Established in 2006, Mother Maryam Foundation for Humanitarian Development is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization chartered in Texas. It honors Hajja Maryam Saeed of Az-Zawrat village in the Northern Province of Sudan. Besides raising her family and serving as matriarch of the village, she – without fanfare – helped those in need. Mother Maryam Foundation honors the memory of Hajja Maryam Saeed and honors all mothers.

How We Help

Health Projects

Mother Maryam Foundation supports health projects in Zawrat. The Kolomiseed Health Clinic provides primary care and emergency services for people from a wide area. We raise funds to support operations, maintenance, and to subsidize medicines. With the help of the clinic, we have recently launched an anti-malaria campaign in Zawrat and surroundings - focusing on treatment and and prevention.

Safe Water Project

Mother Maryam Foundation has also implemented a safe water project in Kolomiseed. We raised funds for a well, pump, water tower and distribution system that is run under community management.

Education Projects

Mother Maryam Foundation also supports education projects. We raise funds for building and grounds improvements, supplements to staff salaries, and equipment.

Past Projects

Since the 1990s, Mother Maryam Foundation's directors have implemented various development and disaster relief projects in Sudan and Gambia.

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Mother Maryam Foundation History and Purpose