Health  Myanmar Project #2082

Help Children and Families in Myanmar

by Save the Children Federation Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified


Support Save the Children's urgent relief efforts by helping us provide food, clean water, and supplies for those affected by the cyclone, which has killed thousands and caused extensive damage.

total raised
monthly donors


Save the Children is providing relief to thousands children and adults in four townships near the city of Yangon. We delivered food, water purification tablets and kits, plastic sheeting and kitchen equipment. We also distributed oral rehydration salts to help combat diarrhea in children, as families were reportedly using flood water and water from lakes for consumption and cooking. We are planning to expand our reach to children and families in six more townships near Yangon.


We are providing food, water purification tablets, plastic sheeting, kitchen equipment, re-hydration salts for those with diarrhea etc. to thousands people whose homes have been destroyed.

Long-Term Impact

Assistance will be provided to thousands of survivors of Cyclone Nargis that are lacking shelter, drinking water, power and communications.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).


Save the Children
Save the Children – Myanmar Cyclone Response

Organization Information

Save the Children Federation

Location: Fairfield, CT - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @savethechildren
Project Leader:
Rebecca Bryant
Westport, CT United States
Have a concern about Save the Children Federation? Contact GlobalGiving.

Funded Project!

Thanks to 177 donors like you, a total of $12,242 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Support another project run by Save the Children Federation that needs your help, such as:

Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

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.