G-2177

Knowing to Make a Difference

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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Brazil

Location: Belo Horizonte

Total Budget: $32,000

Area of Focus: Disease prevention and treatment



The project aims to humanize the assistance to 1,300 low-income people with sickle cell disease who frequently travel from all municipalities of the state of Minas Gerais for the treatment of bloodletting and blood transfusions at the HEMOMINAS Foundation in Belo Horizonte (MG) - this will be achieved by improving DREMINAS facilities with the implementation of a professional kitchen, bedrooms and children-family's coexistence room. DREMINAS, a non-profit institution founded in 1988 by family members and people with sickle cell disease, aims at the social organization of these people and the reduction of mortality from sickle cell disease in Brazil, providing 2,100 recurrent social services per month and the promotion of educational actions and health professional qualification on the diagnosis and treatment of sickle cell disease.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4760

Rotary Club of: Contagem-das Gerais

Primary Contact: Maria Antonieta Ferreira Mariano

Email: desafioevento@hotmail.com

Primary International Partner

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Project Status

Need $21,334
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

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Remaining Amount to Raise

Additional Club Contribution (Needed) - Add a contribution

$21,334

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$21,334

Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation

$10,667

$0

$10,666

Total

$32,000

Note: as of July 1, 2015 there is a 5% additional support fee for cash contributions. This fee does not appear in the financials above because it does not apply if the funds are sent directly to the project account (without going through TRF, and therefore without Paul Harris credit). Clubs sending their cash contribution to TRF must be aware they will have to send an additional 5%.

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History Log Entries

26-Aug-19

System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.

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