Enhance a Village, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing poverty in developing nations by helping homeless and impoverished communities gain access to sustainable farming methods and technologies with an emphasis on good stewardship to the environment.
Did you know every day, 6,000 children die of water-related diseases? Young children are the first to get sick and die from waterborne and sanitation-related illnesses—including diarrhea diseases and malaria. Out of 105 million Filipinos, nearly seven million rely on unimproved, unsafe and unsustainable water sources.
Educate the Children
Did you know one in six Filipino kids will not attend school. Further, only seven out of ten kids will complete elementary school. Of those seven kids, only four will complete high school, and of those four,, one will proceed onto university. The main reason for this? Poverty.
Did you know an estimated seven million children across the Philippines currently experience hunger and malnutrition. This problem is largely driven by inadequate access to nutritious food, lack of nutrition education, as well as poor health and sanitation services.
Disease Prevention and Mitigation. Provide resources that mitigate health challenges and support improved hygiene and health standards across the community.
Enhance a Village will shift focus for the upcoming future to include significant disease prevention and mitigation activities, such as distributing vaccines and test kits when made available, increased education on health and hygiene activities, and clean water and sanitation support.
Additionally, as the response to the pandemic ...