Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians

 
$9,348
$10,652
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Thank you for all your support
    By - Astrid Jenkinson - Fundraising Officer
    Dear friends, Thank you for all your amazing support over the last few years. Due a large donation, this project is now fully funded which means that 7,000 Gambians will have access to water and health care. This is brilliant news and all thanks to the support we received through GlobalGiving. The Uhuru, a community...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has received 17 donations
    • 5 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $7,996 from an original funding goal of $20,000!
    • 5 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Access to health care for rural communities in the Gambia
    By - Astrid Jenkinson - Fundraising Officer
    Remote communities in rural Gambia are now benefitting from access to health care, thanks to Riders for Health and Global Giving Thanks to the support of the donors of GlobalGiving, Riders for Health have been ensuring that communities living in rural Gambia can be reached with health care and helped in emergency...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Riders for Health report, Kankurang Uhuru April 2009
    By - Astrid Jenkinson - Fundraising Officer
    Riders for Health update report, Kankurang Uhuru in the Gambia April 2009
    • 6 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Bringing freedom to the rural Gambia
    By - Astrid Jenkinson - Fundraising Officer
    Remote communities in rural Gambia are now benefiting from access to health care, thanks to Riders for Health
    • 6 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has received 36 donations
    • 6 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Gambia update September 2008
    By - Astrid Jenkinson - Fundraising officer
    Thanks to the support of those donating through GlobalGiving, Riders have recently been able to provide the village of Kankurang with an Uhuru. Kankurang is a small village in the Foni Bondali District, in the south west of the Gambia. Download the full report to find out more.
    • 6 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Riders Gambia Update, May 2008
    By - Rachel Harrington - Fundraising and Communications Manager
    World Malaria Day on April 25th was a stark reminder that this easily-preventable diseases continues to claim millions of lives every year. By making sure that health workers can reach even the most remote communities on a regular basis, Riders for Health ensures that simple measures like bednets reach the people who...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Riders Gambia Update, January 2008
    By - Rachel Harrington - Fundraising and Communications Manager
    Riders for Health recently visited Jahangka and Mandinari, remote Gambian communities which are now benefiting from improved access to healthcare thanks to the generosity of GlobalGiving donors and the work of Riders for Health. Both these communities now have uhurus, multi-purpose vehicles that can act as community...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has received 63 donations
    • 7 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Meet the team - Ali Ceesay
    By - Rachel Harrington - Fundraising and Communications Manager
    Riders for Health’s teams in Africa are made up entirely of nationals of the countries in which we work. In the Gambia, where GlobalGiving donors are helping to support the Uhuru programme, a key member of the team is deputy programme director, Ali Ceesay. Born into a very poor family in Bansang, in the east of the...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Our project was featured in the GlobalGiving FilmFest
    By - Riders for Health -
    Our organization participated in the GlobalGiving FilmFest and we would like to share the video (check out link below) that was produced by filmmaker Ilya Zhitomirskiy for us. You can also read more about Ilya at the link provided below. The video tells our story and that of the people who are impacted by our work. Take...
    • 8 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Turn $50 into $5,000
    By - Rachel Harrington - Fundraising and Communications Manager
    In June, Riders for Health participated in the first ever GlobalGiving FilmFest – a unique video competition designed to raise awareness of GlobalGiving projects and connect them with the support they need. More than 12,420 people watched the videos - a major step in raising awareness for the issues these projects...
    • 8 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    Freedom for a Gambian village
    By - Rachel Harrington - Fundraising and Communications Manager
    A remote Gambian community is now benefiting from improved access to healthcare, thanks to the work of Riders for Health and the generosity of our supporters. Located in the remote Central River Division, the rural community of Jahangka is isolated by poor roads and harsh terrain. Villagers had previously used horse...
    • 8 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has received 16 donations
    • 8 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 8 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians posted a progress report
    News Release
    By - Andrea and Barry Coleman - Riders for Health
    March 14, 2006—The Skoll Foundation today announced it is awarding $13 million to recipients of the 2006 Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship and $3 million to Ashoka for a partnership to help build the field of social entrepreneurship. Riders for Health received $765,000. Below you can read the press release from...
    • 9 years ago
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  • Health Care and Water for 7,000 Gambians has received 6 donations
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Thanks to 114 donors like you, a total of $9,348 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. 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

Riders for Health

Chicago, IL, United States
http://www.riders.org

Project Leader

Andrea Coleman

Chief Executive Officer - Finance
Daventry, Northamptonshire United Kingdom

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