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3. Catholic Medical Mission Board

Providing health care for the world's poor is the mission of Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB), a leading faith-based NGO. It accomplishes this by building healthy, sustainable communities through local engagement and partnerships and by focusing on the leading causes of mortality for mothers and children in targeted communities throughout Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.

In addition, CMMB's volunteer program provides medical and business know-how for community development and engages with the pharmaceutical industry to help meet the needs of the poor around the world.

Score: 97.87

Source: Catholic Medical Mission Board