2

Brisas del Mar

£5,000 goal

Campaign created 1 month ago
The clinic in Brisas del Mar, IPS Clinton Rabb, is in urgent need of funds to keep its doors open for the next six months. The clinic provides essential health services to the 3000 people in the villages of Brisas and those around it - comprising an exam room, a labor and delivery room (also used for minor surgery), a dental office, a pharmacy, and a room for overnight stays.

The next nearest health center is 14 miles away by dirt track - a journey which can take over two hours in rainy conditions, and which is usually only passable by motorbike. If the residents of Brisas are fortunate to make the journey successfully, they are often denied access due to the discrimination that is rife against indigenous and black people.

Please help us to keep the clinic operating, while we seek both government assistance and funding from other donors. It costs 6500 USD (5000 GBP) per month to run the clinic: approximately 5000 USD (3800 GBP) to cover the salaries for a doctor, bacteriologist, dentist, pharmacist, nurse plus administrative and maintenance staff; and 1500 USD (1200 GBP) to pay for medicines, electricity costs and other needed materials.
+ Read More
This video, recently created by one of the Methodist pastors in region, gives a good overview of the village of Brisas del Mar and its people:
+ Read More

£5,000 goal

Campaign created 1 month ago
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
No donations yet. Help launch this campaign and become the first donor.
or
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a £5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.