Sumba Foundation

The Sumba Foundation is deeply committed to lessening the consequences of poverty on the island of Sumba. Their aim is to provide humanitarian aid by fostering village-based projects that impact health (including access and malaria control), education, water and income-generation, while preserving and respecting the fragile culture and traditions of the Sumbanese people.

SageView Foundation has funded two projects with the Sumba Foundation:

  • The school lunch program at Sodon school fed over 200 students twice a week for one year totaling 10,000 meals.
  • Mama 2 Mama is a new program that will provide vitamins, milk, food to pregnant women in need.¬† A sonogram at the Hobawawi clinic will service the area.