Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees

by Centro Integral de Rehabilitacion Colombia CIREC
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Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees
Donate prostheses for Colombian amputees

Summary

This proyect will provide free limb prostheses for Colombian amputees who live in vulnerable conditions with little or no access to the health system.

$25,000
total goal
$18,003
remaining
69
donors
4
monthly donors
11
months

Challenge

18% of the population in Colombia with low or no income is affiliated to the subsidized health system the government offers, that covers prosthetic rehabilitation. However, its very difficult for people with low income living in rural areas to access good quality and timely specialized medical care due to a lack of rehabilitation centers close to their place of residence and the high cost of transportation and lodging during their rehabilitation processes.

Solution

Cirec and Hughes International Clinic (HIC) will work together to provide a high quality medical attention and a free lower limb Prosthesis to amputees from all colombian territory, that have a difficult access to the health system and need it the most.

Long-Term Impact

The project will promote social inclusion for people from vulnerable communities by facilitating their physical rehabilitation to continue their life project, recover their self-value and give them means to provide for their families.

Resources

Organization Information

Centro Integral de Rehabilitacion Colombia CIREC

Location: BOGOTA, CUNDINAMARCA - Colombia
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @fundacioncirec
Project Leader:
Felipe Duarte
BOGOTA, CUNDINAMARCA Colombia
$6,997 raised of $25,000 goal
 
110 donations
$18,003 to go
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