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Happy Holidays from Hospital for Hope!
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Dear Friends,

As 2015 comes to a close we’d like to take the opportunity to thank all of our supporters and show you what an exciting year it has been for the Hospital for Hope.

Thanks to your donations and some outstanding fundraising efforts, we have made some significant changes at the Hospital for Hope during 2015. We now have:

  • Solar panels - these offer the hospital 24/7 access to electricity (photo, below left)
  • A medication refrigerator - keeping vital medicines in the conditions they need to be effective (photo, below middle)
  • An ambulance on order - to help us better serve all members of the community 

These are things that many of us take for granted but they will make a huge difference to the hospital and the 100,000 people it serves. So thank you - your donations really do provide positive change.

Key Events of 2015

It was a busy year for our team - the highlights included:

The Lake Oswego Charity Auction that raised over $80,000 for the hospital!

Our Annual Reception that took place in San Francisco in July where we welcomed friends new and old.

 
TEDx Pedrado Penedo - Amit Garg was invited to speak about the hospital project and was honored to do so. You can see his presentation here.

A massive thank you to Martha and Mert who returned to the Hospital for Hope recently. They were instrumental in the original construction of the hospital, and after their amazing fundraising effort at the charity auction, it was great to have them back on the site to see the progress being made.


Thanks also to so many guests at Melanie and Neeraj's beautiful wedding who donated in big ways to Hospital for Hope.
 
Social Media

We decided to make social media a project for 2015 and we set ourselves the ambitious target of reaching 10,000 Facebook ‘likes’ by the end of the year.

Raising awareness of the healthcare challenges faced by people in rural India, and of our project, is something we are constantly striving for. Social media is just one way we do this, and it’s an important way.

We are delighted to say that as of December 1st, we have smashed through our target and currently have 27,000 likes!!!

This will be an ongoing project through 2016 so please join us on Facebook or Twitter and help us to spread the word a little further.
How you can Help

None of our 2015 achievements would be possible without the donations of our supporters.

Hopefully you have seen that the money we receive is being used thoughtfully and effectively to improve healthcare in Jharkhand. Our goals for improvement of services and healthcare continue on into 2016, please consider donating today.

CLICK HERE TO DONATE

As always, 100% of your fees go directly to fund the hospital and your donation is tax deductible.

And if you are using Amazon for any holiday shopping - you can support the hospital by using Amazon Smile. This is the same Amazon you know and the same prices but Amazon donates 0.5% of all eligible purchases to Hospital for Hope when you follow our link. This works all year round so please save it to your bookmarks and use it whenever you are shopping!
We’d like to thank you once again for your support through 2015 and hope you’ll join us in 2016 as we strive to create a self-sustaining healthcare solution for 100,000 people in rural India.
 
Many thanks and Happy Holidays from the Hospital for Hope team!