Impacting Lives- COVID-19 Response

25 April, 2020 by United Way India

Deeds of giving are the very foundations of the world. As the coronavirus cases in India climb, imposing a lockdown on 1.3 billion people was always going to be challenging. So far, the country has had a reported 23,239 active cases and 725 deaths. The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has created a global health crisis that has had a deep impact on the way we perceive our world and our everyday lives. India is a country with extreme poverty in many areas; and many of its cities, such as Mumbai and Kolkata, are extraordinarily dense. We do have enough food to feed …


United Way India Network’s COVID-19 Response

03 April, 2020 by United Way India

  #LETS US STAND UNITED & STOP THE COVID-19 TRANSMISSION   EMERGING NEEDS FOR COVID-19 RESPONSE Break the chain – spread awareness and engage communities via social media to contain the spread of COVID 19 Support local hospitals and health workers Provide food supplies, health and hygiene kits The sudden outbreak of the Novel Corona Virus also known as COVID-19 has caused severe panic and social disruptions forcing Governments to impose complete lockdowns globally. The virus has affected 198 countries in a span of 3 months.  The World Health Organization has already termed the deadly COVID-19 virus as a “Global Pandemic”. India has also reported cases from …


Earth Day Network

13 September, 2019 by United Way India

EARTH DAY NETWORK INDIA TO PARTNER FOR THE INDIA PLOG RUN 2019 Earth Day Network – India and United Way India join hands for India Plog Run 2019Earth Day Network commits to save the planet through initiatives like The Great Global Cleanup and India Plog Run 2019 Earth Day Network, the global environmental organization that engages with over 50,000 organizations in around 195 countries announced its partnership with United Way India and Go Native for the India Plog Run 2019. This unique first-of-its-kind national initiative will be held in 50 cities across the country on October 2, 2019 in the honour of …