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Save Acute Malnutrition Children Of Govandi, Mumbai

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Dear Donors,

Govandi  Slum community suffers from 57% of stunted children in the area. Moved by these indicators, Doctors For You NGO started a community-based programme for malnutrition management.
Under the program, the NGO has successfully saved and cured 527 SAM children and 553 MAM children. But the cases are more and more for the NGO to tackle in the Area. Doctors For You call for support to individual and groups to help it in battling the cases. The NGO has 30 SAM and 40 MAM children to be supported urgently.

How can you support?
To support the recovery of a SAM child, one week supply of RUTF (Ready To Use Therapeutic Food) is essential. This is given as per body weight along with a course of antibiotics, Deworming and Vitamin A supplementation. A SAM child’s 6-month treatment could be managed in 10588 INR rupees.


To support the recovery of a MAM child, one week supply of Hyderabad Mix. It is a nutritional supplement made locally by women from locally available, culturally acceptable foods like wheat flour, Bengal gram flour and groundnut powder. All are roasted together in ghee. This is given in measured amounts with jaggery along with micronutrient supplements. A MAM child’s 6-month treatment could be managed in 6780 INR rupees.

Nutritional Pack for SAM child
Sl NoItemRate per packQuantity (for 24 weeks)Total
1RUTF282 packets per day,
14 packets /month,
336 packets/ 24 weeks
9408
2BANANA2 rupees/ piece7 for week
168 per 24 weeks
340
3Egg5 rupees/piece7 for week
168 per 24 weeks
840
Total Cost per pack (INR)10588 Approx:

To support the recovery of a MAM child, one week supply of Hyderabad Mix. It is a nutritional supplement made locally by women from locally available, culturally acceptable foods like wheat flour, Bengal gram flour and groundnut powder. All are roasted together in ghee. This is given in measured amounts with jaggery along with micronutrient supplements. A MAM child’s 6-month treatment could be managed in 6780 INR rupees.

Nutritional Pack for MAM child
Sl NoItemRate per packQuantity (for 24 weeks)Total
1Hyderabad Mix20 rupees2 packets per day,
14 packets /month,
280 packets/ 20 weeks
5600
2BANANA2 rupees/ piece7 for week
168 per 24 weeks
340
3Egg5 rupees/piece7 for week
168 per 24 weeks
840
Total Cost per pack (INR)6780

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Goal: Rs.588,840

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