Save 50,000 Pakistani children from blindness

 
$1,908
$47,592
Raised
Remaining
May 10, 2011

Current Progress of the Project

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital was very successful in its mission to eredicate Blindness and establishment of Free Eye Camps. Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital this time established 15 Free Eye Camps remote area of Peshawar with a aim to help the poor people in eye related diseases. This time Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital established Free Eye Camps in following areas.

a. Bunir

b. Charsadda

c. Nowshera

d. Mardan

e. Peshawar and srounding areas

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital continued its project of Mobile School Screeing with a aim to diagnose refractive errors in School Going Children. Our team was very successful in teacher's training of various schools and also screened 8044 school going children and issued spectacles to 2190 Children free of cost. 

The Mobile School Screening Project Team and team of Free eye Camps provided medical aid concerning to eye diseases to 2190 children, 1250 women and 1350 elderly patients. The following treatments have been met out the affected children and other patients. 

a. Cataract Operations of 1848 elderly people and women.

b. Provision of Free spetacles to 2190 School Going Children and 2002 elderly men and women amouting to $ 1700/-.

c. Provision of free medicines worth of $ 14200/- to eradicate various eye diseases.

Our Mobile Team have been able to protect 150 children from blindness. The foundation currently looking after 150 to 200 out door patients every day and also carrying out 30 to 40 cataract Operations per day.

FUTURE PLAN

Concerning our future plan the foundation intends to visit more schools in remote areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with a aim to find out more children affected with eye diseases and taking concrete measure to eradicate blindness in children from remote areas. The foundation is also planing to established more camps in future which may not be possible due to lack of funds. However eye camps will be established keeping in view the availibilty of funds.

FUNDING INFORMATION

Total fund raised $ 530/- 

Received : The amount has been sent but not received by Bank 

Total funding goal US $ 50 dollars

Conclusion

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital Peshawar has so far been successful in its eneavors to due to the generous contribution of its donors, therefore we heartly thank them for believing in our cause. We wish to know what is expected of our foundation and how our efforts can further be made effective in order to benefit a large number of school going children and poor masses of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 


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Organization

KHYBER EYE FOUNDATION

Peshawar City, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
http://www.kefpk.org

Project Leader

Syed Khalid Mahmood

Peshawar, Pakistan

Where is this project located?

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