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On June 3, CHIME FOR CHANGE co-founder Beyoncé Knowles-Carter announced a $125,0000 gift to provide 320 Embrace infant warmers to 100 rural health facilities in 11 Millennium Village sites across 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa (Mali, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Senegal, Ghana, Tanzania, Rwanda, Malawi, and Ethiopia). (Four organizations will share…Read More
Erin O'Donohue, Embrace Executive Director, speaks about our work on the Half the Sky blog!

Half the Sky

Spreading Warmth Posted on February 18, 2014, by Erin O'Donohue, Embrace The single most dangerous day of a child’s life is the day that they’re born. Every year, more than 1 million infants die on their first day in the world, and over 3 million within their first few weeks. What’s the leading cause of these deaths? Complications related to…Read More
Please join us for a private screening of Extreme By Design followed by a panel discussion with Pulitzer Prize Nominee & Filmmaker, Ralph King Jr., Embrace Co-Founder, Jane Chen, and Autodesk Foundation Curator, John Cary. March 11, 2014 6:30PM - 9:00PM Autodesk Gallery The Landmark at One Market Street, 2nd floor San Francisco, CA 94105 RSVP…Read More
When our partner in China, Little Flower Orphanage, received Guan Ben, he weighed only 1.6kg. His condition has improved and he now weighs 2.5kg. He used the Embrace infant warmer for several hours over two days, and received Kangroo Care when he was out of warmer.
Simple Tech Creates Infant Warmer To Save Lives In Developing Countries

Simple Tech Creates Infant Warmer To Save Lives In Developing Countries

Forbes
According to the World Health Organization, there are more than 20 million low birth weight preterm babies born annually globally. More startling, more than four million die within their first month. More than 60% of preterm births occur in Africa and South Asia, but preterm birth is a global problem. How global? Even the US, makes the top ten…Read More
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