GreaterGood has given more than $30 million to non-profit charities around the world since 1999. Learn more.
Skip navigation
Every Purchase Funds Food and Care for Rescued Animals.
Skip navigation
Last Day April Showers Special ValuesCute Cat SterlingMoms Love Jewelry Sale code MOMSLOVE

Provide Malnutrition Screening in Nepal

Item # 48247

Help community health workers in one of the most remote regions on Earth provide malnutrition screening for all children under five in their communities.

Acute malnutrition affects 18% of children in Achham, Nepal, where many families are unable to provide sufficient nutrition for their children.  It can lead to disability and death if left untreated.  But screening for malnutrition can take less than five minutes, and done every six months with referrals to nutrition programs for those diagnosed, it saves lives. 

By providing community health workers trained to screen to help prevent malnutrition, we can protect children in Achham from this insidious condition.

You can help. $25 provides malnutrition screening for five children twice a year for the first five years of their lives, funding the salary, training, and supplies for a community health worker.


Nyaya Health operates a hospital and mobile medical care services in Achham, a large district in Nepal and one of the poorest regions in South Asia. Nyaya provides essential primary care to the region, working in partnership with local government officials as part of an initiative to rebuild the public sector health system. Nyaya constructs healthcare infrastructure, trains local health workers, and provides direct medical services, employing an all-Nepali staff with supervision and training from volunteer public health experts. The group maintains complete transparency in expenditures, operations protocols, and clinical outcomes.


Free Standard Shipping in the U.S. on your entire cart when you donate $15.00 or more in our Gift That Gives More™ program. See Current Promotions for details.


Why a Gift That Gives More™ is a smart, effective donation.

100% of your donation will go to the program described above as a grant through GreaterGood.org. GreaterGood stores do not receive any profit from donations through this Gift That Gives More™; we bring it to you in the spirit of the greater good. We even pay the credit card transaction fee, so every cent of your donation goes to charity.

GreaterGood.org

Please note: A free downloadable certificate is available to print for easy gift giving for any non-disaster related Gift That Gives More™. The "gift message" field during check-out does not apply to your Gift That Gives More™ certificate.

Your donation is 100% tax-deductible in the U.S.A.

You will receive a receipt from GreaterGood.org for your taxes. GreaterGood.org has ultimate authority and discretion with regard to the distribution of its funds. All expenditures made are consistent with the exempt purposes of GreaterGood.org.

Check with your employer: your company may match your donation.

People buying this item also bought:

Popular Now: