Health  Ethiopia Project #31689

Parkinson Walk 2018-Donate for 50 Latrine Building

by Parkinson Patients Support Organization-Ethiopia Vetted since 2016 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit

Summary

This is a project aimed to build raised Latrine for 50 poor PD patients in Ethiopia. It will help the patients defecate smoothly while in latrine. Parkinson's Disease creates Stiffness and many of our patients are suffering from failure to easily use common latrine. By donating money to this project you are becoming hand & feet to patients. You are giving away your resources, but will harvest satisfaction.

$13,500
total goal
$5,215
remaining
38
donors
0
monthly donors
4
months

Challenge

Beneficiaries of this project are 50 Parkinson Patients in Ethiopia who are suffering from stiffness problem due to Parkinson disease and unable to smoothly defecate. Some of them are bed ridden and need sanitation materials, water system to keep personal hygiene.

Solution

The project will install water supply system, deliver consumable sanitary materials, construct raised toilet system, provide personal hygiene training, provide home based physiotherapy exercise support by trained physiotherapist.

Long-Term Impact

The project will help improve Quality of life for 50 PD patients and their attitude about life will change. The project will bring Increased satisfaction, and less burden on care givers of PD Patients.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).

Resources

http:/​/​www.parkinsonsethiopia.org

Organization Information

Parkinson Patients Support Organization-Ethiopia

Location: Addis Ababa Ethiopia - Ethiopia
Website: http:/​/​www.parkinsonsethiopia.org
Project Leader:
Kibra Kebede
Addis Ababa Ethiopia, Ethiopia

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