Many COVID patients are dying in India due to lack of Oxygen supply in hospitals. This fund will help build the oxygen plant for one of the biggest Government Hospitals that is in dire need of consistent supply of oxygen.
Estimated Project Cost: $150,000
(This fundraiser is for $10,000 of the total cost)
Fundraiser organizer : Malayalee Association of memphis, TN, USA
Time when money is needed: Mid July 2021
Time when the project will be completed and be of use to the public: September 2021
Who is the Local Partner: Rotary Club of Germantown, Tennessee, US. We have initial approval from Rotary club Germantown to match our contributions
Who is the Implementation Partner on the ground: Rotary Club of Cochin, Kerala, India
Why General Hospital Ernakulam?
GH Ernakulam is one of the leading hospitals in the government sector in Kerala. They serve around 2000 patients in the OP every day. They have a very dedicated team of service minded doctors and staff that provide exceptional medical care to poor patients in the region at no or low cost.
Why an Oxygen Plant?
This project will augment the oxygen availability amidst acute pandemic crisis and make GH Ernakulam non reliant on third party oxygen suppliers for next 10-20 years.
How to ensure accountability?
Our local partner Rotary club is a top-rated charity based on Charity Navigator. They have processes and auditing mechanisms that ensure proper use of funds and success of projects. Besides we have previous experience with them building houses in Kerala for flood victims. Rotary club will provide periodic progress reports to us to review.
Why Donate through Malayalee Association of Memphis?
Malayalee Association of Memphis (MAM) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (State of Tennessee) with a focus on providing volunteering and charitable opportunities for our members.
Donations to 501(c)(3) nonprofits are tax-deductible. We can provide receipts for your donations.
100% of the money raised will be used towards the charitable project, there are no administrative expenses.
We also have a local partner that has initial approval for matching all donations. We are expecting 80% of your donations to be matched by this partner.