Through the partnership that LDS Charities has with Association of the Physically Disabled in Kenya (APDK) to manufacture wheelchairs and identify needy cases in the society, APDK was able to supply some of the wheelchairs to the patients at The National Spinal Injury hospital on Feb 2013. At this event 17 patients benefited from this donation.
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The objective of the welfare program of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is to care for the needy while teaching principles that will allow needy persons to become self-reliant and retain their self-respect. Full Story »
In 2003, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donated three million dollars to support a worldwide initiative that would provide measles vaccinations to children in 40 countries. The Church worked with the American Red Cross, United Nations Foundation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United Nations Children’s Fund, World Health Organization, and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.Read More »