San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) December 05, 2012
Give2Asia, a US-based nonprofit that serves as a catalyst for philanthropic investment in Asia, announces three new fiscal sponsor partnerships that strengthen the ability of organizations in China, India and Pakistan to benefit from international supporters.
Give2Asia enters into fiscal sponsor partnerships with Asia-based charitable groups after conducting a rigorous due diligence review of the organization, its programs and management team.
Bright Star Mobile Library
Bright Star Mobile Library operates mobile centers to bring books to 2,500 elementary school students each week in rural Pakistan.
Bright Star Mobile Library (BSML) is a not-for-profit trust registered in Islamabad, Pakistan with the mission of fostering a love for reading and enhancing global awareness amongst the young. BSML provides access to quality books for elementary students in schools that have no library. Each mobile library visits one school per day, providing access to books for 2,500 boys and girls each week. Individuals and organizations wishing to support Bright Star Mobile Library can now make a donation online at http://give2asia.org/bsml.
HelpAge India provides medical care for 1.5 million seniors each year by operating 161 mobile medical units.
Currently, the organization operates 75 Mobile Medical Units in rural areas and 86 Age Care Units in urban centers to provide 1.5 million treatments every year. Each patient is above 60 years old and is treated for their ailments with standardized medical record and treatment protocols, which are also recorded in an online system accessible from any part of the world. Treatments for patients are provided at the low cost of US$1. Individuals and organizations wishing to support HelpAge India can now donate online at http://give2asia.org/helpageindia.
YK Pao School, China
YK Pao School is training the next generation of China’s leaders by providing its 800 primary and secondary school students with an innovative, broad curriculum and an international perspective.
Established in 2007, YK Pao School is a pioneering not-for-profit school that provides a foundation in Chinese language and culture as well as an international perspective. The school’s education combines academic rigor with an emphasis on sports and arts supported by a strong values program. YK Pao School is one of the first schools to have Chinese and international students studying side by side and to introduce international curricula to Chinese students in primary and secondary school. Individuals and organizations wishing to support YK Pao School can now donate online at http://give2asia.org/ykpao.
Give2Asia makes international grant making safe, effective, and impactful. Since its founding in 2001, Give2Asia has raised $206 million in gifts and donations from corporate, foundation, and individual donors for community partners in Asia. Give2Asia has demonstrated its effectiveness in serving the needs of international philanthropy with its on-the-ground presence, knowledge of diverse social and economic conditions, and the expert matching of donor interests with innovative and effective grantees.