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Rural Health Care Foundation

Org #13138
Vetted since 2014 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$14,912
raised on GlobalGiving
6
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

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Sep 16, 2020
Sustenance and Shielding during Critical Emergency
For the poor, COVID-19 is much bigger than a health issue. With most families having a hand-to-mouth existence, the lockdown and the eventual loss of jobs had resulted in a state so critical that it...
Jun 26, 2020
Protection for the Poor Communities
The last few months have been as unprecedented for us as they have been uncertain. Even before the COVID-19 crisis hit the most critical point, it was obvious that many were at risk of contracting the...
Feb 27, 2020
Little Sara and her relieved mother
Little Sara is only a year and a half old but her big expressive eyes are filled with innocence and curiosity. Apple of her parents’ eyes, Sara’s wellbeing is always on their...
 
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