Our Impact

Our faith drives us to work in the world’s poorest countries and communities, delivering ability-restoring, life-changing solutions for families living with the double disadvantage of poverty and disability.

cbm works in 59 countries. We have 628 projects and provide empowering, ability-restoring, life-changing services to 37.9 million people each year.

Here’s what we accomplished last year

Thanks to generous Canadians:

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2,866

children were given life-giving medical care through a healinghug

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3,696

people were given emergency care

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777

women had health and dignity restored through a fistula surgery

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$1.03M

given to Operation: Safe and Sound to free Ethiopians from trachoma

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29,916

# of people who received hope and healing thanks to committed monthly donors

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16,941

children and families were provided needed medical care through legacy gifts left in Wills

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12,211

children, moms, dads and grandparents were given the miracle of sight

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$12.9M

worth of medical equipment sent overseas to partners

Thanks to cbm's worldwide donors:

3.3 million girls and boys received ability-restoring medical care!

2,512,904

children received sight-protecting eye care.

614,667

children received therapy and rehabilitation.

13,582,045

children received medication for neglected tropical diseases.

134,668

children received assistive devices.

52,557

children received ability-restoring surgeries.

285,458

children received the gift of sound.

57,989

children received an education.

605,962

moms, dads and grandparents received sight through eye surgery, including 422,145 cataract operations.

8,122,881

people received meds to prevent blindness from trachoma and river blindness.