While the battle to lower child and maternal mortality rages on, threats such as malnutrition, pneumonia, tuberculosis and diarrheal disease pose considerable challenges for the public health community. Counterpart works in communities to address malnutrition, prevent common maternal and childhood infectious diseases and promote good health, hygiene and nutrition behaviors. Micronutrients can improve a child's health significantly and relieve families’ fears of malnutrition.
Your gift of $12 will provide Vitamin A and de-worming medications to 10 children, promoting healthy growth and reduced malnutrition rates throughout the entire community. These two micronutrients can transform a child’s health and provide thousands of children with brighter futures.