Nurture Project International celebrates its first birthday during March. Watch this video to learn more about our work and find out here how you can help.

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About Us
 Nurture Project International believes that safe and supported motherhood is a human right. We are currently responding to the crisis, conflict, and disaster in Europe and the Middle East.

It is supporters like you who help save and improve people's lives every single day. It is people like you we are providing lifesaving supplies to people affected by the war in Syria and Iraq.  Right now families in some of the world's toughest places need your help.

Our Services
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    Lactation Support Training

      Can you imagine the challenge of mothering in a region ravaged by war and terror? Thousands of mothers and infants have fled to the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq due to conflict in Mosul and other areas. Eastern Mosul. Many mothers and infants are forced to live in terrible conditions such as these as […]

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    Nutrition Support

    Nurture Project International has a team of dedicated nutritionists who provide weekly food packs to pregnant and lactating mothers, children from the age of six months to twenty-four months, and children at the risk of malnutrition from age two to five.  Each pack costs around €3.50 and is filled with rice, protein, and fresh fruit […]

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    Reproductive Healthcare Services

    Nurture Project International provides family planning support, reproductive care, and basic midwifery support from EU licensed midwives.  We provide referrals to local hospitals, clinics, and camp medical staff for complex or high-risk pregnancies. Our midwives provide prenatal care in our shelters in refugee camps and complex emergencies.

Our Team

Brooke Bauer, MPH

Founder and CEO



Leah Navarro

Executive Administrator

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Kellie Ramirez

Mobile Peer Support Project Manager


Sally Beaumont

Volunteer Director


Helen Schicketanz

Communications and Research

Refugees primarily from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan crossing the border on foot from Sid in Serbia to Croatia. Nearly 200,000 migrants have entered the country since mid-September, Croatia is struggling to manage the influx of refugees after Hungary closed its border, re-routing migrants toward Slovenia.

Europe is experiencing one of the most significant influxes of migrants and refugees in its history. Pushed by civil war and terror and pulled by the promise of a better life, hundreds of thousands of people have fled the Middle East and Africa, risking their lives along the way.

Sagal Shirdon

Volunteer Fundraising Coordinator