Give a gift that matters: a donation in your friend's name. Your gift of $24 will provide 40 children the lifesaving combination of oral rehydration salts with

Save A Child

Oral Rehydration

  • $24.00

Population Services International



Problem

Diarrhea is the second killer of children worldwide, with 5,000 kids dying every day mainly due to a completely preventable problem: dehydration. Oral rehydration salts (ORS) are extremely effective, preventing death of children in 95% of severe diarrhea cases. The use of zinc, along with ORS, is the most effective way to decrease the incidence, severity and recurrence of diarrhea.

The Gift

Your gift of $24 will provide 40 children the lifesaving combination of oral rehydration salts with zinc ensuring that they stay hydrated and healthy and have less dangerous episodes of diarrhea in the future.