Meals for 1850 Young Students in Pakistan

by Fatima Memorial Hospital
Meals for 1850 Young Students in Pakistan

Project Report | May 26, 2015
Proper Nutrition gives you a healthier life

By Asma Rao | Head of Marketing and Resource Mobilization

Students enjoying Mutton Biryani at the schools
Students enjoying Mutton Biryani at the schools

Proper diet is essential for a healthier life; there are many families living in this country that cannot provide proper food to their children or to themselves.

Countless children across Pakistan are affected by different diseases due to poor nutrition or non availability of food every year. Childhood is an age when every part of the body needs to be nourished for a better tomorrow both mentally and physically.

However, lack of nutrition and poor diet can cause low IQ, stunted growth and mental disorders.

The World Health Organization through the Millennium Development Goal 4 has recognized that improved nutrition is crucial in reducing the under-5-years mortality, especially in the developing countries.In Pakistan, 33.03% (CI= 27.96-38.54) of children under the age of 5 are underweight, 53.38% of the children are stunted and wasting has been reported in 11.52% of the children,which clearly shows that the nutritional status in this country is poor. (Journal of Pakistan Medical Association)

NUR Foundation and Fatima Memorial Hospital started providing food to all 1850 students studying in NUR Foundation Schools. These children are from underprivileged areas and their families can’t even provide them one meal a day due to financial constraints.

NUR Food bank wants to provide the food to all its children on daily basis. But due to financial constraints and poor economic conditions it is very difficult for us to manage all this on daily basis. We need your support to continue to provide healthy food to all children on daily basis. 

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Jan 20, 2015
Healthy Food.. Healthy Life . Healthy Future

By Asma Rao | Head of Resource Mobilization

Oct 13, 2014
Health and cheerfulness naturally beget each other

By Asma Rao | Head of Resource Mobilization

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Fatima Memorial Hospital

Location: Lahore, Punjab - Pakistan
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Project Leader:
Arif Kabani
Lahore , Punjab Pakistan
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