Helping People Afford Basic Healthcare

by LOVE FOR LIFE FOUNDATION OF PHILIPPINE AMERICAN PHYSICIANS IN AMERICA
Vetted
Mar 31, 2011

Current projects at the JADMC

The Jesus A. Datu Medical Center continues to serve the community in a variety of ways.

1. Resource mobilization

The rotary clubs of Pampanga will participate in a matching grant program to fund the following:

  • harelip and cleft palate surgery
  • cataract surgery
  • Mother Child Charity Clinic
  • Birthing Clinic
  • mobile clinic
  • Prosthetics lab

The total amount we are requesting is 5M pesos for each project.

2. Projects at JADMC

  • there is now a full-time midwife. Within a month, we will be fully accredited as a Birthing Clinic
  • we are advertising for a full-time opthalmologist. We are still awaiting the donation of equipment necessary to make the Eye Center complete
  • 200 pterygium cases will be performed April 31-May 1
  • screening and measuring of prosthetics will take place April 16. The goal is to provide fifteen prosthetics every month
  • everyday we offer prenatal exams, blood pressure checks, and EKGs
  • free circumcisions take place once a week
  • a mobile clinic will work with municipal health officers and various NGO's to provide medical consultations to the surrounding communities

3. Renovations

  • we need to install a wire mesh on the entrance ramp to make it safer
  • a shed needs to be built in the back to house the generator
  • two scrub tubs need to be installed as required by code
  • almost every room has an air conditioning unit
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

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
Donate Now Add Project to Favorites

Help raise money for this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page for this project.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter
WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.