Every Mother Counts

December 22, 2010 at 11:45 am Leave a comment

Supermodel-turned-activist Christy Turlington Burns is on a mission to promote maternal health.  Her nonprofit, Every Mother Counts, provides health services to women in the developing world and advocates for maternal health-friendly policies here at home.  And coming soon: No Woman No Cry, the movie.

“In her gripping directorial debut, Christy Turlington Burns shares the powerful stories of at-risk pregnant women in four parts of the world, including a remote Maasai tribe in Tanzania, a slum of Bangladesh, a post-abortion care ward in Guatemala, and a prenatal clinic in the United States.”

Read more: http://everymothercounts.org/

Follow Christy on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/cturlington

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