COVID-19 relief: Food and Essentials for the poor Patient was given a spectacle,post eye treatment Patient under diagnosis patient undergoing dental treatment in our centre

Rural Health Care Foundation

Org #13138
Vetted since 2014 Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$16,791
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

In India state-sponsored medical infrastructure is in total disrepair. 78% of India's population lives in rural areas having to depend on only 2% of qualified medical practitioners. Hospitals are located at great distances, transport options are few, and time away from the fields during harvest season, is unfeasible. The women suffer the most, as they need a male companion to accompany them to the doctor. Consequently, the poor, illiterate farmer and his family are forced to rely upon the village quack who not only mis-diagnoses the ailment, and prescribes incorrect medication, but grossly overcharges the patient. Our organization called the Rural Health Care Foundation (RHCF) has come u... read more

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Anant Nevatia
Anant Nevatia
Anant Nevatia
Anant Nevatia
Khushboo Pandey
Khushboo Pandey
Team
Pradeep K Mukherjee
Organization Information
63 Chowringhee Road
33 Alexandra Court
Kolkata, West Bengal 700020
India
+919830088218
Organization Information
63 Chowringhee Road
33 Alexandra Court
Kolkata, West Bengal 700020
India
+919830088218

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jan 11, 2022
COVID continues. So does our efforts!
It has been almost two years since COVID-19 spread across India. An unprecedented crisis that devastated the underprivileged communities in every city and village. The lockdown, aimed at curbing...
Oct 19, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccinations: Protecting The Rural Poor
Primary care, the cornerstone of any healthcare system, plays a crucial role during any crisis. During this COVID-19 pandemic, their role has been significant, especially when the services have been...
Sep 13, 2021
Fighting the Endless Crisis with Kindness
When COVID-19 first started spreading across our state of West Bengal in March 2020, one of its strongest effects on the underprivileged communities was evident in the food shortage it created among...
 
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