Founded in 1887, the Foundation shall be a Christian institution for :
The care, treatment and comfort (whether physically, psychologically or spiritually) of those who are weak, sick or aged or are in need of assistance;
The promotion and the education of the community in the awareness of health care and prevention of diseases;
The training of doctors, nurses, midwives and other allied health staff; and
The promotion and the demonstration of the Christian belief in the wholeness of man, his body and spirit in the service of people in need.