Completed Projects

Thanks to generous donors, the Foundation is able to take care of many pressing issues at the hospital.  Since 2009, we have averaged spending over $120,000 per year for BMC including operational support, personnel support, equipment purchases and repair, etc.

Here is a list of where your money has gone over the last several years:

  • 2009--Support of physician volunteer for - $11,000

  • 2010--Support of volunteer coordinator, 2 full time physicians, and several part time Ghanaian physicians for - $38,000

  • 2011-- Volunteer coordinator families and support for three physicians--$50,000

  • 2012-- Support for two physicians--$19,000

  • 2013-- Volunteer coordinator and support for two physicians--$56,000

  • 2014--Volunteer coordinator and support for one physician - $57,000

  • 2015—Volunteer coordinator and support for one physician - $27,000

  • Support of student and medical resident volunteers (2006-2015)--$95,000

  • Volunteer trips and parts to repair broken equipment (2010-2015) - $12,000

  • Nutrition Centre Support (2010-2015) - $700 per month

  • Addition to pediatric ward - $20,000

  • Refurbish physician staff house - $7,000

  • Major hospital renovations including electrical rewiring, repainting, ceiling/lights, and reflooring - $144,000

  • Equipment purchases:

    • Oxygen concentrators - $750

    • New generator--$51,400

    • Diesel generator transfer switch--$7200

    • Sonosite Ultrasound machine - $15,250

    • Public health vehicle - $40,000

    • 3 Vehicles for physician staff and volunteers--$11,200

    • 3 laptop computers - $2,700

    • Autoclaves (2) and birthing beds (3) - $23,000

    • Neonatal incubators (2) - $3,000

    • OR lights (2) - $1,500

    • Surgical suction units (4) - $950

    • OR table x 2 - $2,400

    • Autoclave - $6,500

    • Industrial washer - $11,900

    • Suction machines - $210

    • Refurbished anesthesia machines (donated)

    • Lab microscope - $2,823

    • Hematocrit centrifuges - $900

    • Well pump - $1,800

    • Pediatric beds x 20 - $3,500

  • Operational funding - about $24,000 per year since 2010

  • Informational support for those interested in serving at Baptist Medical Centre BMC

  • Paid for four years of medical school for a Ghanaian student who will serve at BMC for several years - $14,000


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