Measles Vaccinations for Kids

Gives 10 measles vaccinations
Gift Description:
$32.80 vaccinates 10 children from measles. Though measles deaths fell by 78% between 2000 and 2008, measles is still a leading global cause of vaccine-preventable death and disability in childhood. Those who survive the disease face life-long disabilities, including blindness and brain damage. Vaccines save lives, but they need to reach every child, everywhere to really work. Your gift reaches those who would otherwise go unvaccinated, improving their lives and furthering the global fight against measles.
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United States Fund for UNICEF
New York, NY
The United States Fund for UNICEF’s vision is a better world for children everywhere, and it does whatever it takes to save and protect the world's most vulnerable children. This mainly includes programs to save lives from Ebola, water-related diseases, malnutrition, lack of immunization, HIV/AIDS and malaria; build futures through increased education and decreased trafficking, violence, diabetes; and provide emergency relief from earthquakes, hurricanes, conflict, food crisis, floods tsunamis.

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