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Children HIV/AIDS infected support initiative

 
$10
$48,190
Raised
Remaining

Summary

This project intends to support 135 HIV Infected Children and families, providing education fees, books, nutrition, medical care to children,enabling environment of families to save children in India.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Dindigul District,there are as many as 135 children infected and 400 children affected by HIV/AIDS living in the area. There are no other child support projects to provide nutrition, education and home based care. Children are in malnutrition and not able to maintain immunity to keep CD4 count more than 300. Many of them belonging rural and poor population, they economically weak to access nutrition and care. This situation affects their education. MEERA would like to save the children.

How will this project solve this problem?

The presence of this project for the children will help to strengthen the family's capacity to care for them by providing nutrition, education and psycho-social supports. The parents will be trained on child care and child nutrition.

Potential Long Term Impact

This project will strengthen 300 parents to care of 135 HIV infected children in a year by the provision of nutrition, medical care and income generation support to families.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $10

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $10 .  The original project funding goal was $48,200.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

Funded

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

MEERA FOUNDATION

DINDIGUL, TAMIL NADU STATE, India
http://meerafoundation.webs.com

Project Leader

SELVA RANI

DINDIGUL, Tamil Nadu India

Where is this project located?

Map of Children HIV/AIDS infected support initiative
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