Fighting Child Cancer in Mexico for +30 Years

by Casa de la Amistad para Ninos con Cancer
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Fighting Child Cancer in Mexico for +30 Years
Fighting Child Cancer in Mexico for +30 Years
Fighting Child Cancer in Mexico for +30 Years

Summary

"Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile." -Albert Einstein Since 1990, Casa de la Amistad has helped more than 12,700 low-income girls, boys and young people who suffer from cancer in Mexico, by providing a custom-made, comprehensive and free of cost treatment. Help us to keep giving children love, hope and life!

$21,414
total raised
260
donors
0
monthly donors
1
fundraiser
2
years

Challenge

In Mexico, child cancer is the leading cause of disease-related death among the little ones. Worryingly, each year, there are around 5,000 new cases and the survival rate oscillates between 30-60%. This is because there is not enough support as the scenario requires. However, if it were detected, diagnosed and treated on time -and consistently-, child cancer would be mostly curable.

Solution

We offer a programme that includes four lines of action: timely detection, early care, proper treatment and treatment fidelity. We cover all basic needs and give resilience tools. In a more specific way, we provide them with medical facilities, professionals, medicines and studies, as well as housing, meals, transportation, clothing, emotional care, educational assistance, workshops, recreational activities and information campaigns (about signs and symptoms).

Long-Term Impact

We sincerely hope, that we can work together and help as many children as possible. Every donation is a wonderful gift and means something special it can be a cozy bed, a delicious plate of food, or even life itself. Thank you, thank you, thank you a million times over!

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.casadelaamistad.org.mx
Website
Facebook: @CasadelaAmistadMexico
Twitter: @Casadelaamistad
Instagram: @casadelaamistadmex

Organization Information

Casa de la Amistad para Ninos con Cancer

Location: Mexico City - Mexico
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @Casadelaamistad
Project Leader:
Diana Camarena
Mexico City, Mexico City Mexico

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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