Friday, October 4th is Lesotho’s Independence Day. Because of this national holiday, the COE and all SCOEs will be closed. If you have any questions, please call the clinic at (266) 2222 – 2700. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
Today, staff at BCMCF-L distributed stuffed animals to our pediatric patients as they waited for their appointments. These toys were graciously donated by the congregation of Brentwood Baptist Church in Houston, Texas, which has been a long-standing supporter of the Teen Club program in Lesotho. The smiles on the children’s faces as they carried off […]
Both Maseru Teen Clubs will host Caregiver Days next month. The Caregiver Day for Younger Teen Club will take place on April 1st, while the Caregiver Day for Older Teen Club will take place on April 22nd. Caregivers for all Teen Club members are invited to join their teens at the Maseru Centre of Excellence (COE) on […]
In the month of January, the Teen Club team at BCMCF-L hosted two trainings in Maseru, a Teen Leader Training and a Young Adult Volunteer Training. Both trainings were made possible by a generous donation from Maseru Toyota. These two training camps allowed us to begin the year as an integrated, committed team, and we […]
The Maseru COE, as well as the satellite COEs, will be closed from December 26th through December 30th for the holidays. We will return on January 2nd, 2017. If you have any questions, please call the clinic at (+266) 2222 – 2700 through December 23rd. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our […]
BIG NEWS: Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative is participating in #12DaysOfGiving! Click here to donate now! #12DaysOfGiving is a social media movement meant to illustrate the impact online media can have on social good. The goal of #12DaysOfGiving is to raise over $12,000 for the participating charity, cause, or non-profit organization, starting December 12. Help […]
Last week, Baylor-Lesotho commemorated World AIDS Day through a variety of events across the nation. From artwork by our youngest patients to Fun Walks through the mountains, Baylor-Lesotho showed the many ways we have our “Hands Up for HIV Prevention.” In Maseru, Baylor-Lesotho staff supported events held by the National AIDS Commission (NAC), including the […]
BCMCF-Lesotho will be participating in the 18th annual BIPAI Network Meeting taking place from October 31st through November 4th in Johannesburg, South Africa. Staff from all BIPAI countries will come together discuss significant updates, research, and ways to improve our services. In addition, professionals in finance and administration, information technology, facilities management, and monitoring and evaluation will […]
This year, Caregivers Day for Teen Club will be on October 8th (Younger Teen Club) and October 15th (Older Teen Club).
Last month, five members of Lesotho’s Wise Ones Youth Group participated in the World AIDS 2016 conference in Durban, South Africa. Three were awarded full scholarships by the International AIDS Society (IAS) to attend, while two were selected and sponsored by Bristol-Myers Sqiubb Foundation and Baylor College of Medicine. Read the powerful Call to Action […]