Reason for raising funds: Down syndrome is one of the most common chromosome abnormalities in humans. It is typically associated with physical growth delays, characteristic facial features and mild to moderate intellectual disability. Priyankshu who suffers from this was hospitalized in the ICU with several infection and was put on ventilator and was given specialized treatment. The cost of treatment was Rs 5 lacs.
About Priyankshu: Priyankshu is a lovely boy who dreams to lead a normal & healthy life.
He is diagnosed with Down Syndrome since birth. Being vulnerable to infections, he developed recurrent vomitting and loose stools and difficulty in breathing. However as his condition worsened, doctors intubated him and put him on mechanical ventillator support.
With less than moderate income, Priyankshu’s parents will gratefully appreciate any help.
About the organization
iCharity is an online charity platform, which increases the ease and transparency with which donations can reach NGOs within India. iCharity is registered as a Non-profit organization and aims to create a platform for the NGOs to reach out potential donors.
Mission of iCharity
- To raise awareness about various social programs, schemes carried by various voluntary organizations within India and increase the ease with which donations can reach them
- To increase transparency in charity activities by identifying and auditing charitable organizations.
- To function as an effective reach out mechanism for voluntary organizations who lack the resources and technology to showcase their work in the social sector.
- To bring greater efficiency in the entire chain of operations and progressively reduce the cost of fund raising.
- To sensitize people about the necessity and significance of giving back to the society.
- icharity firmly believes that by commitment, people engagement and the usage of technology, it is possible to bring a holistic and positive outlook towards charity and volunteer work, to eventually benefit the disadvantaged.
Art of Charity Organization (iCharity)
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