Children
 Haiti
Project #12257

Give Nolson a Year of Meals

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
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Summary

This project will provide a year of nutritious food for Nolson. Nolson is six. After the earthquake his father got sick and died, leaving his mother with no way to care for him or his two brothers. Nolson is very cuddly and smiles a lot. He likes to play soccer, is good in school, and loves to draw. But without nutritious meals to keep him growing, Nolson's future will be bleak.
$380
total raised
9
donors
0
monthly donors
3
years active

Challenge

Following the effects of tropical storm Isaac and Hurricane Sandy in Haiti, the cost of food has almost doubled. This makes it far more difficult for the orphanage to buy the food it needs. Without your help, Nolson may have to go without nutritious meals, leaving him more vulnerable to illness and less healthy.

Solution

By donating today, you'll help us provide the food Nolson needs to stay healthy.

Long-Term Impact

A healthy, balanced diet prevents illness and promotes healthy growth. By providing the nutritious food Nolson needs, you're preventing illness and helping him grow up strong!

Resources

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Learn more about how the kids learn about health
Find out about the art programme at the orphanage

Organization Information

International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

Location: Bristol, Somerset - United Kingdom
Website: http:/​/​www.idvolunteers.org
Project Leader:
Emma Taylor
Enderby, Licester United Kingdom

Funded Project!

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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