To ensure the sick everywhere have a chance at recovery, organizations in this group supply the infrastructure and tools necessary for quality care: hospitals, clinics, medical equipment, medication, doctors and nurses. This means bringing care and treatment to the people that need it most.
Understanding and Awareness
Good health begins with understanding. Educating people how to prevent and protect against disease is critical to enabling individuals to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Nonprofits in this group are working to spread the word about the most pressing health issues of our time, so that everyone is well-equipped to take care of themselves.
Research and Health Innovation
New technologies have the ability to improve the lives of present and future generations. Whether it is a new medication or a cutting-edge medical device, these organizations are supporting the discovery of cures and the development of new medical tools.
Eradication and Prevention of Disease
Some of the deadliest disease can easily be prevented. Yet, many still suffer from the very illnesses that could be avoided or even eradicated. Whether it providing vaccinations for polio or bug nets for malaria, these organizations are saving the lives of millions of people by implementing these preventative measures.