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FAM Executive Director Tamara Wrenn

We need to raise another $10,000 by the end of December. Together, we can expand grantmaking in 2020. Every bit helps!

deserves a midwife

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foundation for the advancement of midwifery

a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization seeking to improve maternal health by funding projects that advance midwifery as the gold standard for North American maternity care through research, public education, advocacy, and health equity initiatives.

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