BMF mission: providing lifesaving, free, maternal and baby care to regional and remote communities in Tanzania and Ethiopia.

BMF is based in Australia with a passionate family connection. It is a corporation and a Public Benevolent Institution that works through research, advocacy, training of local people, culturally sensitive protection from harmful practices, and the upgrading of facilities.

St Michael’s parishioner Sam Hargreaves (Asquith) is a Director.


  • Pray for those living and working in Africa at the moment as COVID19 takes hold and restrictions come into force. Pray for the women coming into hospital for births in Ethiopia and Tanzania especially.
  • Pray for the miracle of new donor.


  • you will find lots of very exciting and necessary people and projects to be financed here
  • there are short term volunteer opportunities – more information here

More information:

BMF website.

You can find more information about Sam’s fundraising for BMF here.