You asked and yes you can help.

We need your help for our next Trip to the D.R.Congo October  2013.

1. $125 per day to train a healthcare professional. Your $100 will cover lodging, meals, transportation and lecture material


2. $7.00 for a Birthing Kit.Traditional Birth Attendants currently deliver women at this site.


The kit includes:

garbage bag for the mother to lie on

a piece of soap

2 gloves

5 gauze squares

3 string


hat for baby

alcohol swabs

baby registration





With an estimated 385,000 women dying annually in childbirth, many from infections acquired during childbirth, there is a great demand for our clean birthing kits.




Most people ask us how they can help. Well here is how.You can Sponsor a pregnant woman for only $25 per month.
If your Mama is HIV positive your Sponsorship is $65 per month.For the HIV positive Mama your sponsorship includes her lab works and her medications.

For the other Mamas your sponsor includes a clean birthing kit, money for transportation to clinic visits and proper diet for her and her family.

Nutritional Counselling is provide to all our pregnant Mamas.

The great thing about your sponsorship you can communicate directly with the Mama you sponsor. You could even send her a care pack for herself and her baby. The package could include prenatal vitamins and clothes for her new born. If you are a mother you could even swap stories.

She will send you a photo of herself and her baby.


$75000.00 to Complete Footprints Foundation Birthing Center at St Vincent Hospital.



You can donate directly to us here.



If you prefer to donate by mail, please send a check to :

Footprints Foundation 4000 Ponce Deleon Blvd .

Ste 470 Coral Gables Florida 33146


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Lorna Owens is former Midwife, Registered Nurse, Attorney and also Legal Commentator, Nancy Grace CNN HLN and Tru TV In Session, Expert Global Health,Gender Expert, International Keynote Speaker, Executive/ Life Coach and Author who travels the World teaching the Art and Science of Success to Women's Groups and Organizations. Author Every Day Grace Everyday Miracle, Daily Sustenance. CDs Decision to Change and the Undiscovered Self. She has also appeared on NBC, TBN, and TV in Jamaica, D.R. Congo, Curacao,Cayman Island and Bermuda. The Miami Herald called her a Pioneer and the Mother of Reinvention; Advance for Nurses says she wows her Audiences. Owens is very active in her Church All Souls Episcopal Church and the Miami Rotary. At any given time you can find Owens volunteering at local community events in Coconut Grove. She also finds time to host a Local TV Talk show called AND THE WOMEN GATHER on Teleamerica Channel 88. As well as a once a week Radio show on Blogtalk radio called of course AND THE WOMEN GATHER. And the Women Gather airs every Saturday 10 am Est. She is also the author of Daily Sustenance and Everyday Grace Everyday Miracle living the life you were born to live. Her third book a legal thriller THE LADY LAWYER will be our next year