Motherhood should mark a beginning, not an end.
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and for the FUTURE.
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No mother or baby should die during childbirth in Sierra Leone due to poverty.

Sierra Leone is one of the most dangerous places on earth to give birth.


1 in 17 women die during childbirth in Sierra Leone while in Australia it is 1 in 8,700 women.

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Sierra Leone has less than 8 obstetricians for the same population as NSW (7.8 million).

1 in 10 children in Sierra Leone won't see their 5th birthday.


Dream team

Mary's Story

18 year-old Mary Sesay was living with her older sister in Aberdeen when she became pregnant.…



Blessing’s Story

On 9th January 2020, Blessing a 16-year-old girl delivered a beautiful baby girl. However, her story is one…



Amy’s Story

It was never going to be easy. Amy was just a year old when her late father abandoned…



Mabinty’s Story

Mabinty Conteh grew up in a village with her mother and father until her father abandoned the family…

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Our Vision

No mother or baby should die during childbirth in Sierra Leone due to poverty.

Watch our award-winning SBS Dateline documentary:

"The Daughter of Sierra Leone"


We are a small Australian Charitable Foundation, with a dream of ENDING childbirth deaths - NOW & in the FUTURE.

How we allocate the gifts we receive*

Bluff & Swagger
Gala Dinner

17 June 2023

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

Join us, as we celebrate the most colorful event of the year!
This is the major fundraising event for the Aminata Maternal Foundation and funds raised will support the training and salary of much needed midwives in Sierra Leone.
Help us shine a light on the importance of "making birth safe NOW and the FUTURE".