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Mercy addresses a section of people who came for screening and treatment during the 2012 trip

Kenya Heart and Sole: The Afya Njema Project

There are many ways that you can help with upcoming trips:

  • If you would like to make a donation to Kenya Heart and Sole: The Afya Njema Project, you can donate by check or online.

                          Instructions for donating by check:

                          Please make your check payable to:
                          University of Massachusetts Boston – Kenya Heart and Sole, and mail it to:
                          Kenya Heart and Sole Project
                          University of Massachusetts Boston
                          College of Nursing and Health Sciences
                          100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125

                          Instructions for Online Giving:

                          Click on the link to “Online Giving” below.
                          In step 2 select “College of Nursing and Health Sciences”
                          Complete the 4 simple steps and click Submit.
                          Click Online Giving to donate online now.

  • Consider applying to volunteer for an upcoming trip.
  • If you have links to potential funders, we would appreciate any tips you can give us.
  • If you have a partnership in your organization for donating new or old but usable equipment, please contact Eileen Stuart-Shor or Jacob Kariuki.
  • If you are a prescribing clinician and can help us obtain cardiovascular, diabetes, and/or pain medication, please contact Eileen Stuart-Shor.

And last, but by no means least, your good wishes are genuinely appreciated!

Thank you – Asante Sana!




Annya Volkova and her Kenyan counterpart screen a patient using the donated supplies.