Mellowswan Foundation

Rating: 5 stars   3 reviews

Issues: Children & Youth, International, Cancer

Location: 228 High St Ste D San Luis Obispo CA 93401 USA

Mission: We correct the deformities due to congenital malformations, disease or trauma on orphans, that otherwise will never get adopted.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Speaking about MellowSwan Foundation is speaking about Sonia. She believes that with time the organization will be able to help many children around the world who had been born with handicaps and she has been devoting time and countless efforts to the cause. She knows how hard it is to live with a handicap, because she had polio when she was just a toddler, and courageously she learned to put those difficulties to the side and had faced life's challenges with enthusiasm and joy. She has adopted children with congenital problems and has managed to help them adjust to society and live useful, beautiful lives. She has experience, drive, personality and an iron will. She is giving the organization her strength and knowledge.

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I have seen the way Sonia helped children.

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Work to get more volunteers, more donations.

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Hello

It is with great pleasure that I recomend the Melloswan Foundation, createt by Sonia Paz Baron Vine. She is a great humanitarian of world class proportion who loves children. Since she had been herself affected by polio,she understands the needs to help the numerous children, no mater their origin or race, to have a chance to receive the proper and necessary medical care they so badley deserve!
I sincerely thank you for your consideration.
Mrs.Annik Alvarez.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

The San-Luis Obispo County, where children fron foriegn countries survived because of the care they received in LA children' s hospital

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I would recommend the foundation to be better understood and have access to more available funds to allow this organization to be able to be better known through the access of better publicity.

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Mellowswan Foundation

We are a international all volunteer, medical charitable non profit foundation.
Our goal is to provide medical care for deformed orphans worldwide.
Our volunteers work around the world researching clinics and doctors who will perform the medical procedures pro bono.
Some volunteers do research on orphanages to seek deformed orphans who need medical care.
Other volunteers contact sponsors to ask for grants to continue our mission.
All volunteers must pass a serious admitting procedure that includes a background check
for a non criminal history, a police report and fill
an application that is presented to the Board of Directors for approval.


Legal Note; Mellowswan Foundation was certified by the State of California as a Non Profit Corporation on December 30, 2004
Our Entity Id Corporation Number is; 71-0963310
This Corporation is organized and operated exclusively for charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 501 (c) (3) internal Revenue Code.



Sonia Paz Baronvine
President
Mellowswan Foundation

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

To see the wonderful energy among the worldwide volunteers, mostly young professionals, but retired third age volunteers as well it is wonderful.

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I would create a grant research group so we could get more donors to continue to do our mission

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