Supporting Poor Families Affected by HIV/AIDS

 
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Supporting Poor Families Affected by HIV/AIDS

Supporting Poor Families Affected by HIV/AIDS
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Nurse provides medical care

Nurse provides medical care
A nurse provides an injection to a child. The project regularly provides medication and drugs, especially on opportunistic infections to vulnerable groups. (view small | med | large | orig)

Home-based Care

Home-based Care
Home-based care has proven to be one of the best strategies of giving hope to families affected by HIV/AIDS. Family members play an integral part in taking care of infected people and their children. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sensitization Campaign

Sensitization Campaign
A group of mothers breastfeed their children during a food distribution campaign where poor families were provided with food, blankets, baby milk and other necessities. (view small | med | large | orig)

Young orphan receiving treatment

Young orphan receiving treatment
A young orphan receives treatment during one of ATM’s free medical camps. Hundreds of villagers have benefited from such services. (view small | med | large | orig)

Peer educators increase

Peer educators increase
An ATM official goes through the paces during a peer education training held to recruit more young people as HIV/AIDS community workers in Moi's Bridge. Part of the funding for this project were contributed by GlobalGiving donors. (view small | med | large | orig)

Teen mother being trained

Teen mother being trained
A teen mother goes through the paces as she is trained on how to bake bread. Empowering vulnerable families ensures that they are able to cater for their long-term needs. (view small | med | large | orig)

Water treatment from GlobalGiving

Water treatment from GlobalGiving
A community health worker uses water from the newly installed treated tank obtained by funds donated by GloblGiving donors. The water will be used by an estimated 100 families in Kapkoi village in Moi's Bridge, Kenya. ATM still needs to acquire three more water tanks. (view small | med | large | orig)

Party held for orphaned children, courtesy GlobalG

Party held for orphaned children, courtesy GlobalG
Children pose for a photo before enjoying a party thrown by ATM for orphaned children during Easter holidays. This was a culmination of six days of training of peer educators on HIV attended by youth, parent and teachers. Funds used were also contributed by GlobalGiving donors. THANK YOU, was the message by the children to all donors (view small | med | large | orig)

Small businesses launched!

Small businesses launched!
After receiving some funds contributed by GlobalGiving supporters, we were able to facilitate the training of 9 women in business management. The photo shows one of the recipients of a sewing machine contributed by ATM after completion of the course. She is now self-reliant, thanks to GlobalGiving! (view small | med | large | orig)

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Thanks to 192 donors like you, a total of $35,070 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Wonderful!

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Organization

Grassroots Empowerment Initiative (GEMINI)

ELDORET, RIFT VALLEY PROVINCE, Kenya

Project Leader

Stella Amojong

Program Coordinator
Eldoret, Kenya

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