20 May 2019, Apia Samoa. Pess Secretariat.The Congregational Christian Church of Samoa’s Tautua Puapuaga o Tagata (TPT) Women’s Fellowship, today presented their annual financial donation to the Ministry of Health
The monetary gift of $70,000 was presented to the Minister of Health, Faimalotoa Kika Stowers and MOH’s Chief Executive Officer Leausa Dr. Take Naseri.
The Dialysis Unit at the National Hospital Moto’otua is earmarked to receive $30,000 with the Tuasivi Hospital’s Dialysis Unit in Salelologa, Savai’i to receive $20,000.
District hospitals in Savai’i and Upolu will receive a boost with $10,000 to be disbursed evenly on each island.
President of the Tautua Puapuaga o Tagata, Pereseti Matalavea, reassured the Health Minister that like government, health is also a top priority for the CCCS and this is reflected in the Fellowship’s decision last week to increase its monetary assistance by $30,000 tala this year.
Last year the TPT donated $40,000 tala.