COVID-19 Pandemic Response: Pakistan

Support local nonprofits responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in Pakistan

LocationPakistan

Issue AreaDisaster

Amount NeededGeneral Support Needed

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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. Currently, our funding priorities in Pakistan include: 

  • Support for hospitals where facilities are inadequate e.g., testing of patients with Covid-19, ventilators, personal protective equipment and other consumables 
  • Ration packages for daily wagers and laborers 
  • Activities to slow the spread of the virus, including public health messaging campaigns 

FEATURED PARTNERS (partial list)

Our local NGO partners in Pakistan include: 

Al-Khidmat Foundation Pakistan 

  • Establishing isolation centers, emergency medical care, distribution of ration packages & precautionary goods and awareness campaigns 
  • Distributing ration packages to the vulnerable communities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province 

People’s Primary Healthcare Initiative Baluchistan 

  • Manages approximately 750 health facilities, covering roughly 40% of the total population of the Baluchistan province 
  • Provides nutritionrelated services to the malnourished children 
  • Works closely with local communities in response to demands encompassing the food security issues 
  • Distributes ration packages to the vulnerable communities in Baluchistan province 

AGAHE ration kit distribution

Association for Gender Awareness & Human Empowerment (AGAHE) 

  • Responding to the COVID-19 emergency in district Lahore, Kasur, Muzaffargarh and Multan through the model of service delivery, IEC and ICT 
  • Raising public health awareness through SMS services, FM radio, Cable TV messages, brochures, banners, and billboards 
  • Providing handwashing stations (temporary and mobile), Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) kits to communities, quarantine centers, healthcare facilities, government departments and other vulnerable areas 
  • Distributing ration packages to the vulnerable communities in Punjab province 

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. 

PROGRESS REPORT

In July 2020, Give2Asia published a report on the first 100 days of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can read about it here.

About Give2Asia

Give2Asia is a trusted partner for international philanthropy and the leader in donor-advised giving to the Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to strengthen communities in Asia by making cross-border giving easier and more effective. Since 2001, Give2Asia has facilitated more than $420 million of charitable grants across 23 countries. Give2Asia is a US-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Oakland, California with offices in Beijing and in-country experts across the Asia-Pacific region.