Development Tag

Organization: LifeNet International Location: Lilongwe, Malawi Issue Area: Health Systems Strengthening LifeNet International aims to improve the quality of care and financial sustainability of health facilities to transform African health care and impact Malawians in a positive way. In partnership with the Christian Health Association of Malawi, LifeNet International...

LifeNet Founder Michael Spraggins recently published “An Unexpected Gift of the Recession” in the Tugboat Institute's Evergreen Journal. Spraggins' article chronicles his unexpected journey to founding LifeNet International, beginning with the difficulties his business, Spraggins, Inc., faced during the Great Recession. Read the full article here on the...

  LifeNet Executive Director Stefanie Weiland published “Local Partnerships & Increased Impact” in Philanthropy Journal in May 2018. Weiland’s article addresses the high-impact potential of asset-based development, highlighting the invaluable knowledge and insight local partners possess. Drawing on her work with LifeNet, Weiland shares four essential lessons that can...