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COVID Relief-Help Scale Not for Profit Hospitals
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    Created by

    Aakash Shah
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    This fundraiser will benefit

    COVID Patients

    from West Bengal

Current Situation

The second wave has been nothing short of a nightmare for our country. West Bengal, like many large states, is being pummeled by the tsunami of COVID19. The positivity rate as on 18th May is still at 30%+ which is 50% more than the national average. The situation on the ground is bad especially in semi urban & rural areas.

Who are we

We at Kolkata Katalysts ( strongly believe that Bengal’s medical system needs support. IMMEDIATE SUPPORT.
We are a group of professionals and entrepreneurs who are alumni of St Xaviers College, Jadavpur University, Christ College, NUS Singapore, Boston University & Indian School of Business.

What are we doing

We are working with not for profit hospitals & hospitals serving the poor for as low as Rs 70 per day ($1 per day) to help them augment their medical infrastructure with

Oxygen Concentrators

INR 60000

USD 800

BIPAP Ventilators

INR 100000

USD 1375

1 Bed Set up with medical infrastructure & oxygen supply

INR 150000

USD 2000

HFNO (High Flow Nasal Oxygen Machines)

INR 250000

USD 3400

We are looking to raise USD 400,000 or INR 3 Crores which could impact an estimated 10,000 lives.

What we have done so far

Ramakrishna Sarada Mission Matri Bhavan: A 70 year old hospital with over 100 beds. We have donated an Oxygen Manifold to help them ensure proper supply of oxygen.

Ramakrishna Mission Seva Pratisthan: One of the oldest & largest non government hospitals with over 600 beds. They are providing free or part free treatment. We have donated 5 HFNO machines.

Bharat Sevashram Sangha: A 100 year old organization with over 50 centres across the country. We have donated a BIPAP ventilator & essential medicines.

Ramakrishna Mission Sardapita
: A branch center of Ramakrishna Math & Mission. Committed to set up a 30 bed covid care facility with all the required equipment & oxygen support.

Shree Vishudanand Hospital: A 100 bed hospital facility which is treating around 50 covid patients per day at an extremely subsidized cost of INR 70 or $1 per day. We have donated 1 HFNO & 2 BIPAP Machines.

Prayas Kharagpur Social Welfare Society: A 40 bed covid care facility is being set up. We have donated 6 concentrators for the same.

You can email us at or WhatsApp us on +919831804001 for any queries or suggestions.

Frequently Asked Questions, addressed by Team Milaap

1) Are there any fees associated with the campaign?
No. Milaap is a free fundraising platform. We do not deduct any fees from your donation.  You are however welcome to make a voluntary tip to cover for our expenses, while making the donation.

2)For DAFs, Family Foundations and HNIs in the US
Donations above $1000 towards this initiative can be made through Milaap’s 501c3 partner in the US and will receive tax-exemption for US tax-residents.

Bank name: Evolve Bank & Trust
ABA Routing Number: 084106768
Bank Address: 6070 Poplar Ave, Suite 200 Memphis, TN 38119
Beneficiary Name: ASSET India Foundation
EIN: 20-5139364
Account Number: 9800962772
Type of Account: Checking
Beneficiary Address: 2155 K ettner Boulevard, 521 San Diego, C A 92101

Please send an email to and  and Mr Ray Umashankar, Founder Asset India Foundation ( with the transfer details to receive acknowledgement.  The acknowledgment will be issued within 1-2 working days.

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