Helping People Afford Basic Healthcare

by LOVE FOR LIFE FOUNDATION OF PHILIPPINE AMERICAN PHYSICIANS IN AMERICA
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Summary

This project provides affordable healthcare to needy Filipinos through the establishment of a charity hospital that performs free cataract surgery, cleft palate surgery, prosthetic limbs, distributes free eye glasses. It also provides free mother child family clinics, midwiferey training, and satellite birthing centers
$20,000
total goal
$17,115
remaining
57
donors
0
monthly donors
7
years active

Challenge

We target poverty-stricken resettlement areas in the province of Pampanga, Philippines and provide affordable healthcare to the most needy. In a society where private, for profit facilities are common, we offer an alternative where no one is denied their most basic healthcare needs.

Solution

We operate a clinic that will solve as well as educate health problems related to poverty: parasitism, avitaminosis, wound infections, anemia, diarrhea, skin disease, poor hygiene, dental care. We offer programs for the disabled (prosthetics), midwife education, mother child charity clinics, eye, cleft palate, and harelip surgeries.We also have a birthing clinic and manage satellite birthing clinics.

Long-Term Impact

The clinic will be the single source of affordable healthcare to the residents of the province of Pampanga who have no access to healthcare.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.theloveforlife.org
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Organization Information

LOVE FOR LIFE FOUNDATION OF PHILIPPINE AMERICAN PHYSICIANS IN AMERICA

Location: Ledyard, Connecticut - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.theloveforlife.org
Project Leader:
Joycelyn Datu
Chairman
Ledyard, Connecticut United States
$2,885 raised of $20,000 goal
 
 
62 donations
$17,115 to go
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