MiHEC programs are designed to promote good health for young children.


Upcoming events

March 2, 2019 (Sat): 65th Annual World Unity Fair inside the Lory Student Center at Colorado State University. 3-9 p.m. MiHEC will once again have a booth!

September 21, 2019 (Sat): African Culture & Fashion show at the Aztlan Community Center. 6-9 p.m. More details to come!

Current Projects

loading boxes of medical and school supplies

In December 2017, October 2016 and September 2015, MiHEC shipped boxes of medical and school supplies to the Kimbondo Orphanage in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. MiHEC wants to make another shipment in February 2019, but needs your help. For example, MiHEC needs donations of children's clothing.

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cricket as food facts

In March 2016, MiHEC partnered with local non-profit Farms for Orphans. In May 2016, representatives from MiHEC and Farms for Oprhans visited orphanages in DRC to start cricket cultivation programs that will help alleviate infant malnutrition.

Latest posts

Did you miss our April 2018 library presentations?

November 16, 2018 - In April 2018, MiHEC gave free presentations at two libraries in Fort Collins, Colorado about the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the plight of its people, and why MiHEC’s mission... Read more >

MiHEC’s June 2018 visit to DRC

July 16, 2018 - During June 15-30, 2018, MiHEC president Tina Salumu traveled to the Democratic Republic of the Congo on behalf of the organization.  The trip–including flights–was made largely at her own expense,... Read more >

MiHEC’s visit with Maman Colonelle

April 10, 2018 - The third annual Act Human Rights Film Festival began last week in Fort Collins and featured Maman Colonelle, a documentary about the abuse of women and children in the Democratic Republic of the... Read more >

Success Stories


The Kimbondo Center hosts more than 700 ill, mentally ill and abandoned children from the age of a few days to 18 years old. MiHEC has been providing medical and children’s supplies to it via shipments or personal visits almost annually since 2013.

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Featured Videos

In May 2016, MiHEC board members brought much needed donated medical and school supplies to orphanages and hospitals in Kinshasa, DRC.

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Noel Kabangu, MiHEC's representative in the DRC.

(September 2015) A message from Noel Kabangu, MiHEC's representative in Democratic Republic of Congo (0:00-0:31 in French; 0:32-1:54 in English).

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MiHEC visited Kimbondo Orphanage and Hospital in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo in late 2013 and May 2016.

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