Making a Donation

Help us improve access to basic health services for people in Sierra Leone. Your donation will be used directly to enhance the quality of health care provision and pay for essential and life-saving treatment.

Some examples of our costs:

  • Anti-epileptic medication is now costing over £4,000 a year
  • Medication to manage a pilot group of 100 sickle cell patients is costing £300 a quarter
  • Provision of maternity kits for rural clinics costs £212 each;
  • Provision of treated family-size mosquito nets at £7 each;
  • Paying for one patient to undergo major spinal surgery costs $10,000 or currently approx. £6,500;
  • Purchasing the Electrophoresis equipment and shipping it to Freetown for the sickle cell screening and support programme will cost £20,100.
  • Providing scholarships for nurse training in Freetown, costing £600 a year per student;

There are many ways you can help:

  • Making a Donation
  • Giving Online
  • Giving Regularly
  • Single Donations
  • Join our Ben Nevis Climb, September 2014
  • Fundraising ideas – click here for more info.
  • You can make a purchase for one of the sickle cell patients on our Wish List on Amazon (click here to go to our Sickle Cell page, where you will find the box in the right-hand sidebar). Prices start from £2.09 for a baby hat to keep newborn, newly diagnosed infants warm.

Making a Donation

Please consider making a donation towards our work. If you would like the donation to go towards a particular area of work, please say, We can also keep you updated about the work and beneficiaries if you would like additional information.

Giving Online

Giving online is fast, easy and secure and there are several ways to donate:

paypal-logo_100You can pay using Paypal

CAF_logo_100Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) can process donations on our behalf. You can make a donation through CAF using a debit or credit card.

VMG_Logo_Hrz_Pos_100 You can also donate through the Virgin Money Giving Donation site

Please remember to click Gift Aid where you can and increase the value of your donation.

Giving Regularly

Regular gifts by standing order allow us to plan for the future. Simply download and complete our donation form (signing the gift aid section if you are a UK tax payer) and return it to us.

Single Donations

You can make a donation via post by cheque or postal order made payable to Medical Assistance Sierra Leone. Please download and complete our donation form and send it with your gift. If you are a tax payer, please be sure to sign the gift-aid section so we can increase the value of your donation at no extra cost to you.

Join our Ben Nevis Climb, 12 – 14 September 2014

For more information and to register visit our Ben Nevis page.