LF, also known as elephantiasis, affects 120 million people worldwide and this week (April 19-26), we are proud to partner with actress and Global Network Ambassador Alyssa Milano and Tonic.com an online platform to educate and engage consumers around positive actions on a social-media driven campaign to raise $75,000 to keep a lymphatic filariasis (LF) program alive in the Indian state of Orissa.
Indian n.g.o CASA on a lymphatic filariasis program in Orissa to care for 23,000 LF patients and work to identify new cases of the disease. The program serves to provide emotional support, home care, and health education to LF patients and their families. These health and education programs allow LF patients to get back on their feet and be empowered to return to work and be productive citizens, contributing to their families and communities.
Will you join our cause? This is how you can help us meet our goal of $75,000:
- Re-tweet us! Follow us: @Global_Network, @Alyssa_Milano, @Tonic
- “Like” our cause on Facebook
- Visit Tonic.com
- Follow our stories here at End the Neglect and at Alyssa Milanos blog
- SPREAD THE WORD!
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