Human Milk Bank





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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Brazil

Location: Curitiba

Total Budget: $60,000

Area of Focus: Maternal and child health

The hospital trabalhador in Curitiba-Parana-Brazil, is a public hospital, has been constructed a new area specialized in taking care of women and newborns. For that reason it is necessary to establish a Human Milk Bank.

This hospital use to attend 250 deliverys, 80 cesarians and 1.600 obstétrics apointments each month, rate of premature newborn is up to 12%. This newborn are of hight risk ,been necessary to be mainteined in CUI.

Its absolutly necessary the maternal milk feeding to obtain gain of weight and for the prevention of entercolitis necrotizant and of course dead.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4730

Rotary Club of: Curitiba

Primary Contact: Chang Yen-Li Chain

Email: changylchain@gmail.com

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Project Status

Need $37,667
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #30000.

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