AIDS Relief International

Rating: 4.6 stars   10 reviews

Issues:

Location: PO Box 2346 Providence RI 02912 USA

Mission: - Connect patients with treatment - Provide nutritional support to severely malnourished HIV/AIDS victims, which improves the efficacy of treatment - Work with governments and NGOs to incorporate nutritional counseling into their AIDS relief programs - Teach patients how to maintain a healthy diet within their means
Target demographics: HIV-positive children in Mumbai, India
Geographic areas served: Mumbai, India
2010 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

8 people found this review helpful

This non-profit, founded by dynamic and passionate Brown students, is a well thought out way to make sure children with HIV are well nourished and healthy. I am proud to contribute and highly recommend AIDS Relief International as a GREAT non-profit.

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

watching one of the founders take this non-profit from great idea to reality.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-4-01

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Rating: 4 stars  

8 people found this review helpful

I was first approached by one of the founders in the summer of 2008 about the potential of this project. Using nutritional supplements to boost the efficacy of the AIDS medicine is a very enticing idea. I must admit, I was taken by the passion and tenacity of these Brown students. I wish I had more contact with the students. Receiving more regular updates (via blog, email, or letter) would make me feel more connected to the excellent work they are doing and encourage me to donate in the future.

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

Because of the relatively new nature of this organization, I have yet to experience the effects of their work.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Start a regular blog, email update chain, or letter writing campaign to keep funders up to date on the organization's accomplishments.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

The well thought out principles and implementation of those principles.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Friendly, attuned to world need, and scholarly.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Promote appropriate nutrition within all of India. Focusing on locally made nutritional supplements to lower their carbon footprint.

Ways to make it better...

I had more regular updates

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

funding and the ability to manage a project that is half way around the world from where the organization is headquartered.

One thing I'd also say is that...

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-3-01

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