We believe in helping where help is needed specially in rural areas.
Chitrakoot is a town of 30,000 people situated on the banks of the Mandakini River (a major tributary of the Ganges) on the boundary of Uttar and Madhya Pradesh, two of the poorest and most rural regions of India.
Child Cleft and palate surgeries take place which are life changing for the children to integrate back onto society without associated stigma.
Chitrakoot Dental Unit Appeal
Funds will support a new dental unit at DRI, Chitrakoot, India, where proceeds from Rickshaw Run 23 will go towards new labs, accommodation, state of the art medical equipment and more.
Total number of patients treated in 19 years.
What we try to Leave Behind
Our success stories reflect volumes on how we gave a new beginning to children suffering from cleft lip and palate through specialist surgeries.
Operated on Cleft at age of 1 and now transformed young boy of 7 years old.
This is Pankaj before and after - he lived in the jungle where his parents collected fire wood to sell - he had never slept in a bed and wanted to sleep outside under a tree after surgery