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Hope - surgical and technical mission work

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  • A Norwegian foundation giving hope to patients in low-income countries, with a focus on Ethiopia.
  • We work with Black Lion Specialized Hospital and St. Paul Millenium Hospital in Addis Abeba to modernise (laparoscopic) colorectal cancer surgery.
  • We promote surgical education at Soddo Christian Hospital which is a part of the Pan African Association of Christian Surgeons (PAACS).
  • We work with Black Lion Specialized Hospital in Addis Abeba with club foot treatment and pediatric orthopedic surgery.
  • We help various hospitals with technical assistance. By means of maintaining and repairing medical equipment.
  • We regularly send stoma bags to the Addis Abeba Ostomy Association and to Soddo Christian Hospital.
  • We actively support healthcare missionaries on short term or long term projects in low-income countries.

"Heal the sick who are there and tell them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you!"  Gospel of Luke 10:9
Tesfa: a helping hand

Your support gives hope to patients in low-income countries. It provides education for doctors. It helps to buy necessary medical supplies. It contributes to developing cancer surgery and helps to ship stoma bags. It enables us to repair and maintain medical equipment. It pays and supports operations for poor patients. It covers traveling expenses for our missionaries - your support is used to provide hope - TESFA - to patients in Ethiopia and other low-income countries.

Tesfa brings hope to patients. Hope in salvation through Christ & hope in restoration from illness.

Thank you so much for your support!

Sparebanken Sør
Bank: 3000 2438 093

Tesfa Foundation #508019

Tesfa Foundation Norway
IBAN NO7530002438093
Sparebanken Sør
PO Box 200

Tesfa mission trips
Tesfateams have visited Ethiopia since 2011. Usually we have sent one - two teams annually travelling for 3 - 6 weeks. We are working together with local and international staff at different hospitals. In 2021 we had our first mission trip Rwanda.

Read more about our mission trips here!

Pictures from the mission trip to Rwanda -
autumn 2021
Tesfa Foundation - 2022
Norwegian organisation number:
895 783 862
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