San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 06, 2012
Today, Give2Asia, a U.S.-based public nonprofit promoting transformative philanthropy for Asia, announces two new fiscal sponsor partnerships to improve healthcare in Asian communities. The partnerships with the Kythe Philippines Child Life Program and National Yang-Ming University are designed to help these two organizations network and fundraise with their supporters in the United States.
Give2Asia currently provides fiscal sponsorship to over 135 world-class organizations in Asia, helping them build their programs, expand their impact, and further develop Asia’s nonprofit sector.
About The Kythe Philippines Child Life Program Fund
The Kythe Philippines Child Life Program Fund improves the quality of life for 8,000 indigent Filipino pediatric patients suffering from cancer and other chronic illnesses. Kythe provides medical procedures, health education, therapeutic play and emotional support for family members in 11 partner hospitals throughout the Philippines. By partnering with Give2Asia, Kythe expects to raise funds for training medical teams in its partner hospitals that offer psychosocial support for patients and families.
About National Yang-Ming University
Located in Taipei, Taiwan, NYMU operates by the school’s motto: “Benevolent mind and art, putting knowledge into practice.” This tradition of balancing academic excellence with concern for humanity has built NYMU into one of Taiwan’s leading academic research institutions in the fields of medicine, biomedical research, and biotechnology. The new partnership with Give2Asia enables NYMU to network and fundraise with its alumni network in the United States.
Give2Asia combines exceptional stewardship with comprehensive, on-the-ground knowledge to benefit Asian communities. With its integration of local programs in over 20 countries and the expert guidance of the Asian Philanthropy Advisory Network, Give2Asia helps organizations and individuals overcome the challenges associated with giving overseas. Since its inception Give2Asia has facilitated over US$177 million in charitable giving to 25 countries in Asia.