Life is short; we all have dreams and desires while some are fulfilled and some are not because of many reasons.
However, there are so many in this world that are physically disabled and faced by unimaginable hurdles hampering them from enjoying the joy of life, the bounties that the world offers and countless dreams which they know can’t be fulfilled.
For some there is a way out of the pain and disability through medications, surgical procedures and equipment however due to financial constraints a way out becomes next to impossible.
The gentleman in the picture has very active Rheumatoid Arthritis for last 15 years; he was unable to walk due to the disease and the expensive medication was something he could not afford. ACF sponsored his medical treatments which were worth Rs. 250,000 per annum. He has now recovering at a rapid rate and is currently working to support his family.
Arthritis Care Foundation (ACF) is working in collaboration with Fatima Memorial Hospital Lahore and serving many patients who cannot afford the treatment expenses.
If ACF had not provided this treatment, he would have not been able to walk; this has only been possible through the support of generous donors. Fatima Memorial Hospital hopes to continue its noble mission, please donate generously.
These stories give us hope and the strength to continue with our mission.
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Ramadan: It is from the principles of taqwaa and Islam is not complete without it; Fasting brings about an increase in in faith and attainment of patience while training oneself for hardships and understand the reality of so many who are less unfortunate than us.
The holy month of Ramadan this year was observed in the humid weather of July; Ramadan, the holy moth is observed in the month of Shaban. The month lasts for 29-30 days based on the visual sighting of the crescent moon which culminates in celebration of Eid.
Fatima Memorial hospital is a Not for Profit organization whose core philosophy of functioning of is cross subsidization where funds generated from affording patients are utilized for the benefit of underprivileged and indigents and FMH has been providing treatment and care for the needy and deserving since last 37 years.
This year in the month of Ramadan, the hospital faculty not only ensured that proper medical treatment of deserving patients is provided for but providing iftar to their attendants who had been fasting all day both at sunset and sunrise
With the rising inflation and current economic conditions of the country, the hospital sees so many patients and their families who cannot afford medical care or a decent meal; through this endeavor the hospital ensures that no patient, attendant or family member goes hungry during the holy month of Ramazan.
We hope to continue our efforts in the coming years like we always had.
You can help us by donating generously so that we can continue again next year.
Incidents and disasters are the part of this world and are unplanned and unknown to everyone. In the past few years, we have faced typhoons, hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, blasts and the tragedies of war. These calamities take away lives, homes, livelihood affecting the poorest of them all who do not have the capacity to rebuild.
Similarly, in 2010 one of worst flood in the history of the country hit the population specially in South Punjab. The deluge took away everything and for some there was nothing left except memories. Lives and everything that was held dear the water took away leaving the population with despair.
Life is being rebuilt steadily but slowly and basic necessities such as food health services and education are now being provided in the area,
After that damage assessment Fatima Memorial Hospital opened a school in Habit Mastui, District Dera Ghazi Khan in Southern Punjab to educate the children affected by the flood.
Today after four years, the school continues to provide an education to ensure a future that is brighter removed from the effects of hardships, pain these children have faced at such an early age.
This is the generation who will become productive members of society and take Pakistan forward. .
We need your continued support our vision to educate our children.
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