WHY WE PUSH:
Pregnancy should be a joyous
experience, but this is a false reality for many women around the world,
including the United States. Far too many new and expectant
mothers die in the U.S. each year from pregnancy-related complications while an
additional 60,000 women experience life-threatening postpartum complications. Women of color are at increased risk of adverse outcomes during and after pregnancy, despite socioeconomic status. Pregnancy-related deaths can occur during pregnancy, at delivery, or up to a
year after pregnancy (postpartum phase). Studies within the past two years reveal
that over 80% of these deaths are preventable. The preventable rate rises to 90% for families in states like Texas.
Through an integrated approach
to care, our team at PUSH is dedicated to improving maternal health experiences
and outcomes by partnering with women, moms, and families, before, during, and
Programs at PUSH
include Care Management, Focused Health, and Pathways to PUSH®, along with complementary services. Click any program title below to learn more about our programs.
YOUR SUPPORT MATTERS:
The work we do and the support
we render as community health workers (CHW), public health professionals, perinatal
care providers, advocates, and community partners, would not be possible
without the generous support from individuals, organizations, and community
leaders. The maternal health
crisis has been a growing concern for decades. The short- and
long-term implications of the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated this issue. Now
more than ever, women and birthing families need quality care and a trusted
We are grateful for your
support of PUSH and the women, families, and communities that, through a
partnership with PUSH, have a better chance of improved health outcomes for
both moms and babies, successful delivery, and postpartum recovery. By creating a supportive environment for women and families, we can help change outcomes for future generations. Your support
is greatly appreciated.
Ways to Give:
1) Donations can be made through this platform,
2) Send a pledge request to [email protected] where we can send you an voice to make an electronic payment at no additional cost, or
3) Send a check or money order to the following remittance address:
P.O. Box 1842
Pearland, TX 77588
Programs and services are unable to run effectively without operational and administrative financial support. Donations made to PUSH assist with both operating and program expenses unless otherwise specified. If you would like your donation(s), or a portion of your donation(s), applied to a specific program, please include that information when making a donation.
PUSH Birth Partners® (DBA, PUSH) is a U.S. registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization.
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All contributions in support of PUSH are tax deductible as allowed by law.