December 2016 Surgical Camp: Making a Difference

This past January, CRHP held its first surgical camp with our partner, the Freedom From Poverty Foundation.  This is where you first heard of our friend, Sarthak’s, story. Sarthak is only one of the many patients who have benefitted and will benefit from their free care and post-operation check-ups. This December, we are happy to... Continue Reading →

Science Center Update

Written by Cameron Hawkins January was an eventful month for the Science Center! Dr. Martin Kamela, who started the Science Center, returned with two Elon students, several Science Center Staff attended a conference on science education in India, a workshop was conducted for Science teachers in Jamkhed, follow-up kits were made, and the 2nd Trash-to-Treasure... Continue Reading →

When you give, I can give…

Giving Tuesday, December 2, 2014, is a global day dedicated to celebrating generosity and giving back. This year, CRHP wants to connect our donors, staff, and volunteers for Giving Tuesday by highlighting the impact our dedicated team is having on their community, thanks to your ongoing and generous support over the past years. If you are... Continue Reading →

VHW Profile: The Story of Rekha

Written By Lexi Barab Be sure to check out the “Did you know?” section at the end of this blog to learn more about the bold words. Rekha comes into the training room, laughing with the other Village Health Workers. She sits in the chair at the front of the room, adjusts her green sari,... Continue Reading →

Millennium Development Goals Momentum.

Written by Amy Mills, Bethea Robertson, Cameron Hawkins and Emily Foltz. With just 500 days until the target date for the Millennium Development Goals (MDG), CRHP takes a look back at its impact on the MDGs so far. Source: http://www.iarc.res.in/rio/MDG.html MDG1: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger The link between increased income and improved health outcomes has... Continue Reading →

Staff profile: An Interview with Surekha!

This interview was conducted with Surekha, a valued staff member and inspirational figure at CRHP! What is your educational background? I obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in zoology (with honors) from Karjat College and another MsC in entomology from Ahmednagar College. What were your initial responsibilities? I joined CRHP in 2011 as a social... Continue Reading →

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