Hurricane Matthew is the strongest storm to hit the Caribbean in the past ten years and the devastation and death toll in Haiti continues to rise. Afya’s response will be focused on supporting the urgent medical needs of GRAND’ANSE (an area that was significantly damaged, southwest of Port au Prince).
Afya first asks that recipient hospitals and clinics create a “wish-list” of the supplies and equipment they need. Afya then uses its broad network of donors to do its best to match these requested items.
Watch this video to learn more about the situation on Lesvos, how locals are stepping up to the challenge, and how Afya can help support their efforts What is Project SPORA? Like so many others, Danielle Butin, Founder and Executive Director of The Afya Foundation, has been profoundly moved by
The Afya Foundation’s Luggage for Life program is an easy way to give back to the community you are visiting and spread good health. Learn more about how to personally deliver much needed supplies to a health center of your choice while traveling abroad.
AFYA developed the first model for homecare and local access to rehab medicine; it is unlike any other in Haiti. This program continues to thrive and expand. It involves training Haitians to become Rehab Techs or Adaptive Builders.
Join Afya’s campaign of delivering birth kits worldwide for safe deliveries. Your donation of $25.00 can make the difference between life and death for an expectant mother and her newborn baby.