Emergency Relief Packages to 4,750 Greek Families

 
$15,626
$9,374
Raised
Remaining
May 30, 2014

Nutrition+medicines to 688 children & 268 families

Preparing relief food - packages for kids
Preparing relief food - packages for kids

Dear friends,

Due to your sensitivity and care through your donations to the organization Kid & Family in Greece, Six hundred eighty eight (688) young children ranging in ages from 0 to 9 years old, received emergency relief packages with products related to: food, personal hygiene, clothing items, shoes as well as essential medicines for chronic diseases they were suffering from .

Two hundred sixty eight (268) families in need have benefited from your heartfelt efforts receiving essential relief packages for the entire month due to your kind donations. We chose families destitute at the last stage prior to becoming homeless.

We experienced the miracle of saving the life of 688 children due to your crucial help with diseases such as tuberculosis and specific other chronic diseases which placed their health in high risk.

We strongly hope that with your continued action we will be able to help more families and children in need.

We have reached the high number of 11.000 children whom we help.

Please be our ambassadors of hope.

Spread the news and urge your friends to participate in saving children‘s lives.

 

 

Kind Regards

Feb 14, 2014

Your help give life to kids and families in need!!

thank you for supporting kids & families in need
thank you for supporting kids & families in need

It has been over five years now since Kid & Family initiated distributions of emergency relief packages to families in need with young children. In this way we have been able to contribute to nutrition and health care services in response to the Crisis we are experiencing in Greece.  You are one of over 314 Global Giving donors who, so far, have kindly supported our emergency work. Between you, nearly $12,163 has been raised toward the open target of $25,000.  So in this holiday season of thanks we would like to share with you what your generosity has helped us to accomplish in concrete terms.

Five year old Marios was referred to a Kid & Family center after being diagnosed as severely malnourished. 

Marios’s parents were unemployed from 2010 due to the economic crisis in Greece. The drought hit the family hard, as they lost their house and Marios’s mother died of tuberculosis. His father was concerned that Marios’ life was also in danger. He asked for help. Marios and his elder sisters are currently safe. Each week they receive at home enough food to cover the whole family\s needs as well as equipment for school and health care. The kids have not been infected with tuberculosis. All vaccinations for hepatitis have been given.

Thank you for your support!

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Roumpini Terzaki

Athens, Athens Greece

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