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Ensuring a Future for HIV Positive Children

 
$1,606
$0
Raised
Remaining

Summary

In 2008 Global Giving donors raised over $3,000 dollars for children enrolled in Hope Through Health's innovative treatment programs. In 2009, HTH is excited to continue our relationship with GG.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Raising a child with HIV/AIDS demands many resources. In Togo, West Africa, mobilizing the resources needed to care for HIV positive children is challenging. Often the families and caretakers of children living with HIV/AIDS suffer from extreme poverty. Many can barely meet their basic needs let alone afford the cost of additional medicine and doctors visits for children living with HIV/AIDS.

How will this project solve this problem?

This program will pay for doctors visits and medicine to treat opportunistic infections for children living with HIV/AIDS. It will also provide necessary vitamins and nutritional support.

Potential Long Term Impact

Over 100 HIV positive children will receive comprehensive care ensuring a healthy future thereby reducing the financial burden on their families

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $1,606

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 $1,606 .  The original project funding goal was $1,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

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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

Project Leader

Jennifer Schechter

Volunteer
Medway, MA United States

Where is this project located?

Togo   Health
Map of Ensuring a Future for HIV Positive Children
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