• KEEP THE ONLY HOSPITAL IN THE REGION OPEN. With the coronavirus pandemic under control in Liberia the focus is on purchasing essentials such as much needed gloves and  medications for the delivery of safe care to the citizens. Materials such as PPE will be purchased as needed.

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$24,252.00 of $65,000.00 goal
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About The Project

$65,000 needed to keep the hospital open

$23,000 has already been raised by the residents


The investment will keep the only hospital in the Buchanan area of Liberia open. The hospital secured a grant for solar to be installed, so now the hospital is able to provide safe care during the night. With your investment the hospital will be able to buy extra fuel for ambulances, purchase life saving medications, and feed their patients. At times the hospital reuses gloves so your investment will be able to purchase gloves to help reduce the spread of unwanted infections or bacteria. The hospital expects to increase its patient load, because other counties do not have a hospital. The hospital is currently seeing upwards of 8,000 patients a month. This important investment will also allow the hospital to purchase PPE to protect the people on the front lines, our hospital workers if needed. 

The investment will also allow Buchanan to serve more citizens referred from three other communities from Sinoe, River Cess and Grand Bassa, counties. It will allow more people in their neighboring communities to have access to safe, quality health care as well.


.....Medical Director of the hospital, Dr. Jawara called on the people of the county to "help support their own hospital" by contributing to the reopening of the hospital



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The citizens in Buchanan (pop.34,270)  collaborated and helped raise money collectively to keep their only hospital in Buchanan open. They also formed a committee, Help Save the Liberian Government Hospital to help fund raise for their hospital, which was having a very difficult time accessing funds from the government. The hospital reopened in October 5, 2019 after the Help Save the Liberian Government Hospital raised over $23,602. The hospital was closed after it had suffered two major fires in 2018. When the hospital was shut, a pregnant woman died and when there was a major bus accident access to emergency care was not available. Now opened, the hospital's projected patient load can be upwards to 10,000 per month.

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    Goal Amount : $65,000.00

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      Rejoice Anderson Hello dear thanks for having me, my name Rejoice Anderson I am a United State Military female. please write me in my whats App Number ( +18503474865 ) i will tell you more about myself OKAY
      • March 12, 2021
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  • Kartik Kulkarni
    Happy to see such great progress made so far!
  • Kartik Kulkarni
    Glad to hear that we now have solar panels on this hospital!
  • Marie Zernovoj
    8-27. Wonderful update. The hospital received a donation to add solor panels to the hospital. The nurses and care givers no longer have to provide care in the dark during the night. Join us in donating to the hospital, so they can purchase the necessary...  more
    • Marie Zernovoj
      Kartik Kulkarni This is a great update, Marie! Can we see some pictures of the solar panels?
      • August 31, 2020
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    Goal Amount : $65,000.00

  • Marie Zernovoj
    It was amazing to see the residents who are very low income contributing and raising $23,602 to help open up the Buchanan Hospital back in Oct. 2019. Now with the coronavirus pandemic crises, to be able to contribute in purchasing much needed PPE for...  more
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  • Created By : Marie Zernovoj
  • Published On : Apr 26, 2020, 1:23 PM
  • Funding Ends : Dec 31, 1969, 4:00 PM
  • Category : Health
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  • Description : The citizens in Buchanan (pop.34,270)  collaborated and helped raise money collectively to keep their only hospital in Buchanan open. They also formed a committee, Help Save the Liberian Government Hospital to help fund raise for their hospital, which was having a very difficult time accessing...  more

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  • Location : Buchanan, Liberia
  • Formatted Address : Buchanan, Liberia
  • Street Address : Buchanan
  • City : Commonwealth-B
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  • Country : Liberia