You can save a child's life by donating just Rs. 1500/-

This incident changed our lives, it gave us a purpose, a Mission: to save every child's life

It was 13th January 2016 - I was doing field work in the remote tribal district of Malkangiri in Odisha. I got a call from my friend Naresh, from the neighboring Sukma District in Chhattisgarh. Both districts are intense Naxal-affected areas separated by the Sabari river. He crossed the river by boat to show me a picture in his mobile, which we can never forget. It was a horrific case of a Severe Acute Malnourished child (Image attached below). It shook our conscience. We rushed the child to a district hospital, but alas! it was too late... the child had died.

 
Unfortunately this was not the only case; officially, every second child in the district is malnourished. These districts are plagued with Naxalites resulting in frequent conflicts and damages. Recently in April, 2017, 25 CRPF Jawans were killed in a Maoist attack in Sukma. All of this has resulted in dismal condition of healthcare and medical facilities. Decades of conflicts have taken lives of thousand innocent children and mothers. 
 
I DO has decided to make it as a life time mission, to ensure every child lives to enjoy a healthy future. Currently, we are the only community engaged NGO in Sukma District. We are engaging community to create a model to diagnose and treat malnutrition.

With just Rs. 1500/- you can save a child's life. We invite you to join our journey in saving every child and giving them a bright future. Your support is truly valuable to us as it will help us in reaching more tribal families and villages in India. 

Below is the estimate of our budget needed for the next 1 year (July'2017-June 2018) targeting 20 more villages :

S. No
 Budget Head
Amount
1.
Community Mobilization
2,00,000
2.
Training & Capacity building of local resource person
2,00,000
3.
Monitoring & Evaluation
1,00,000
4.
Applications Development
2,00,000
5.
Operational Cost (Transport, Documentation, etc)
1,50,000
6.
Capital Cost (Projector, Tablets)
1,50,000

 Total
10,00,000

http://www.ido.org.in/

About I DO

I DO is a young for impact organisation started by a few BITS-Pilani, IIT & PMRDF Alumni. I DO aims to create a movement of social leaders and synergize their efforts to transform India.

Visit our website for more details:  Sukma ProjectTeam Members  
You can also reach out to us at  +91 8895699732 idomovement@gmail.com

Note: Dear partners , we are open for any kind of audit.
                                            - Rajesh Tamdapally, PMRDF (alumnus) , Malkangiri
                                               Co-founder, I DO
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12th October 2017
Dear Friends,

Very happy to share that our efforts are creating impact.

In the last 3 months,
a)deliveries in hospital increased to 82% (compared to 55% in the first 8 months).  
b) 50% of the children recovered from severe malnourishment.
  • 117 children diagnosed in July-17
  • 138 children diagnosed in Aug-17
  • 15 mothers got diagnosed for pregnancy related check ups in Sep-17 & 4 pregnant mothers in Aug-17 during PMSMA (Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matrutva Abhiyaan)
  • 6 Poshan Mithras & 4 Swaasthya Saathis are working actively
We are withdrawing funds to provide remuneration to the field staff.

This Diwali, We are planning to save kids lives in more number of villages & you can continue to support us in lighting up lives by clicking here.

Thanks & Regards,
I DO Movement

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