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COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic Response: India

LocationIndia

Issue AreaDisaster

Amount NeededGeneral Support Needed

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Support local NGO response efforts

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic is an emerging global health crisis. This is the page for our India COVID-19 response campaign. (view other locations)

Give2Asia is partnering with trusted nonprofit organizations to support frontline health workers and institutions responding to the coronavirus pandemic.

CURRENT NEEDS 

Give2Asia’s disaster response program funds both immediate needs and long-term recovery. The recent lockdown has significantly affected many at-risk communities. Our role is to empower our local NGO partners to support these communities through this time of challengeCurrently, our funding priorities include: 

  • Emergency medical supplies to frontline workers including personal protective equipment (PPE), hand sanitizers, soap, and disinfectant sprays 
  • Nutritious meals including cooked meals and dry rations 
  • Financial support in the form of unconditional cash transfers to marginalized families

FEATURED PARTNERS (partial list)

Our local NGO partners in India include: 

SEEDS 

  • Provides supplies of masks and soap to 20,000 families at INR 1,000 per family  
  • Support100 district health facilities in seven states with essential supplies at INR 1,00,000 per facility  
  • Builds awareness campaigns at INR 300 per person to raise public health awareness INR 300 per personproviding accurate public health information to 100,000 people from seven states up to date

Goonj 

  • Reacheout to 10,000 households in the most affected 13 States of India and distributes comprehensive family kits of essentials, primarily consisting of dry ration, and personal care material to the affected communities 

Swasth Foundation 

  • Distributes necessary items that support prevention including respirators (N95 / FFP2)medical hand sanitizers, and PPEs 
  • Facilitates training of physicians and assistants to equip them to handle any suspected cases of COVID-19 and follow the correct protocol of care 

You can help by donating online. For large gifts (via check, bank transfer, or appreciated stock) or corporate giving opportunities, please request a consultation or email info@give2asia.org.

STRATEGY & IMPACT 

Give2Asia’s disaster response program funds both immediate needs and long-term recovery. Our top priorities for COVID-19 pandemic response include: 

  • Supporting frontline health workers and national public health priorities 
  • Funding activities to slow the spread of the virus and support vulnerable groups 
  • Long-term needs such as mental health support and rehabilitation for frontline workers, care for families of health workers who lost their lives due to COVID-19, livelihood support, and capacity building to prevent future health crises. 

HOW TO GIVE 

Make a secure online donation to benefit the country of your choice. 

For large gifts (via check, bank transfer, or appreciated stock) or corporate giving opportunities, please request a consultation or email us at info@give2asia.org. 

ABOUT GIVE2ASIA 

Give2Asia is a trusted partner for international philanthropy and the leader in donor-advised grantmaking to the Asia-Pacific. Since 2001, Give2Asia has facilitated more than $350 million of charitable grants across 23 countries. Give2Asia is a US-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. 

Transparency & Trust: 90% or more of your donation will go directly to our local nonprofit partners. A small portion of your donation helps Give2Asia manage grants to ensure that donor funds are used effectively. 100% of your donation is tax-deductible in the US. 

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