Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar

by MedAcross
Play Video
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar
Healthcare for 2000 Rural Villagers in Myanmar

Medacross' Mobile Clinic visited a rubber plantation at more than four hours by car from the closest city, Kawthaung, in southern Myanmar. Almost fifty families live there with more than 150 children, isolated fromany access to medical assistance. As in the rural village of Myanmar even today half of the children do not make up to 5 years because the sting of a mosquito, a home accident or a simple virus can be fatal. this mission was dedicated to they needs.

One of our patient, May, is 8 years old and she's affected with asthma. As soon as she arrived at our mobile clinic she fall down to the ground, exhausted from the five minute walk she had to go throung to be visited by Medacross' medical staff.

We heard so many stories that day and we had the chance to photographe so many smiles.
Thanks to your help every day we are closer to our goal and soon our Mobile Clinic will be able to visit dozens of rural villages and bring free medicines and care to its inhabitants every week.

 

 

La Clinica Mobile di Medacross ha visitato una piantagione di gomma a più di quattro ore di auto dalla città più vicina, Kawthaung, nel Myanmar meridionale. Quasi cinquanta famiglie vivono lì con più di 150 bambini, completamente isolati dall'accesso all'assistenza medica. Ancora oggi nei villaggi rurali del Myanmar metà dei bambini non arrivano al 5 anno di età perché la puntura di una zanzara, un incidente domestico o un semplice virus possono essere fatali e abbiamo deciso di dedicare questa missione alle loro esigenze.

Una dei nostri pazienti, May, ha 8 anni e soffre di asma. Appena arrivati alla nostra clinica mobile, è caduta a terra, esausta dopo la passeggiata di cinque minuti che ha dovuto affrontare per essere visitata dal personale medico di Medacross.

Abbiamo sentito così tante storie quel giorno e abbiamo avuto la possibilità di fotografare tanti sorrisi.
Grazie al vostro aiuto ogni giorno siamo più vicini al nostro obiettivo e presto la nostra Mobile Clinic sarà in grado di visitare decine di villaggi rurali e di portare farmaci gratuiti e cure ai suoi abitanti ogni settimana.

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
 

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.

Get Reports via Email

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

Organization Information

MedAcross

Location: Turin, Piedmont - Italy
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Project Leader:
Erika Vitale
Turin, Italy
$136,867 raised of $170,000 goal
 
419 donations
$33,133 to go
Donate Now
lock
Donating through GlobalGiving is safe, secure, and easy with many payment options to choose from. View other ways to donate

MedAcross has earned this recognition on GlobalGiving:

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

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.