Past fundraisers

Your contribution made a difference

Since 2003, WDF donors have supported 27 life-changing projects in 23 countries.

2017 - Rwanda

Objective: To improve prevention and awareness of type 2 diabetes in 14 districts, and improve self-care and well-being of children and youth with type 1 diabetes. 
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Amount raised: $107,000

Status: Currently in roll-out stage

 

2016 - Myanmar

Objective: To train health care professionals, screen patients and improve awareness related to diabetic foot care services in Yangon and Mandalay. 
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Amount raised: $97,000

Status: Off to a strong start, with three new clinics now operating at key university hospitals. 
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2015 - Peru

Objective: To raise awareness in Peru about diabetes and its prevention; improve diabetes care in Peru; and prevent and treat foot complications. 
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Amount raised: $140,000

Status: Basic Units for Diabetes Care launched in June 2015 and is now rolled out across Piura and Lima, where it continues to surpass its goals for training, screening, counselling and treatment.  
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2014 - Mali

Objective: To improve healthcare and quality of life for Malian children with type 1 diabetes. 
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Amount raised: $83,000

Status: A children's diabetes clinic opened in 2015 - Read more.
Camps were held for young people with diabetes in 2016. 
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