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New Oncology Unit: A Priority for Tenwek Hospital and FOT

Posted on May 30th, 2019 · Posted in Keep, News

New service will provide coordinated, comprehensive care for patients with cancer For decades, Tenwek Hospital has been unable to meet the critical medical needs of cancer patients. This is not unusual in a nation that is still developing medical systems and solutions that can be delivered in rural and remote..
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The Faith Fund for Special Needs

Posted on May 30th, 2019 · Posted in Keep, News

  This fund was named for Faith, one of the first children to be treated at Tenwek’s Special Needs Clinic, which opened in 2015. Born with spina bifida, Faith spent the first seven years of her life at home crawling on her hands and knees. After evaluation at the SNC,..
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Radiology Continues to Advance at Tenwek

Posted on May 30th, 2019 · Posted in Keep, News

New 64-Slice CT Scanner is latest enhancement  When FOT helped Tenwek purchase and install a 4-slice Toshiba CT scanner in 2011, it was the only such diagnostic machine within a three-hour drive of the hospital – and it was the beginning of a new era of diagnostic radiology at Tenwek..
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Threads of Hope

Posted on May 30th, 2019 · Posted in Keep, News

Claiming God’s Plan for a Future and a Hope (Jeremiah 29:11) Threads of Hope is a vocational training center for vulnerable women living in extreme poverty in the greater Bomet area. It was founded under the direction of Tenwek Community Health and Development in February 2018.  Suzie Vaughan, who travels..
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Your Giving Creates Impact!

Posted on May 30th, 2019 · Posted in Keep, News

Since FOT began to build a network of supporters for Tenwek Hospital in 2012, it has funded numerous projects that enhance the medical and spiritual care extended to hospital patients and their surrounding communities. Every gift supports Tenwek’s mission of providing compassionate health care that reflects the love of Christ..
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Tenwek and FOT Celebrate Opening of Bomet Annex

Posted on November 29th, 2018 · Posted in Keep, News

Joy – gratitude – excitement. These sentiments and more were on display August 25, 2018 when the Tenwek Hospital Annex – Bomet, a freestanding outpatient clinic – officially opened in Bomet. Hospital and church leaders, government officials, representatives from Friends of Tenwek (FOT), and Bomet residents gathered to celebrate the..
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FOT’s Impact: From Fire Recovery to Fire Prevention

Posted on November 29th, 2018 · Posted in Keep, News

The immediate and overwhelming generosity of FOT donors in response to the February 2018 fire at Tenwek Hospital has accelerated the hospital’s recovery from the devastating event. FOT quickly raised funds to meet immediate needs in the aftermath of the fire, including the relocation of essential services and repairs to..
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New Priority Projects for Funding

Posted on November 29th, 2018 · Posted in Keep, News

In collaboration with Tenwek Hospital leaders, the Board of Directors of FOT has identified three new priorities for funding. These projects address specific medical, spiritual, and academic aspects of Tenwek Hospital that will improve patient care, enhance the academic environment for students in the Hospital’s College of Health Sciences, and..
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Don Hoover Named FOT’s Director of Development

Posted on November 27th, 2018 · Posted in Keep, News

Don Hoover, a founding FOT Board member and current treasurer, has been appointed as FOT’s first Director of Development.  In his new volunteer role, Don will personally connect with donors, work to expand the FOT community of supporters, and deepen philanthropic support for FOT’s funding priorities. Don’s career specialty included..
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Bomet Annex Will Transform Medical Care in County Capital

Posted on July 9th, 2018 · Posted in Keep, News

Tenwek Hospital leaders are poised to open the Bomet Annex early this summer, expanding outpatient care and compassion to the city’s more than 110,000 residents. Tenwek CEO Mr. Geoffrey Langat is excited by this new opportunity to transform how people receive urgent and routine care in a new setting. “We..
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