THE COLIN B GLASSCO CHARITABLE FOUNDATION FOR CHILDREN
Registered Name: THE COLIN B GLASSCO CHARITABLE FOUNDATION FOR CHILDREN
Business Number: 899290241RR0001
About This Charity
The Foundation seeks out children's issues in Canada and in third world countries(Zambia), provides financial and organizational assistance, and as much as possible onsite support as well.
As The Foundation receives a special donation to cover all of the administrative expenses 100% of donations go directly to the children.
About Our Charity
Trachoma is the largest preventable cause of blindness with the rate of infection in a typical village being as high as 45%.
We have a program where we examine the children, provide medication where necessary, provide education as to good hygene and also clean water.
THE CHISHAWASHA ORPHANAGE PROJECT:
This orphanage is presently the home for 40 children and we are providing some buildings and covering some of their operating costs.
THE ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL PROJECT:
We look after the cost of 100 operations each year and in 2006 we built a residence and we look after all of its annual expenses.
We continue to help with the children's cataract operations.
COMMUNITY SCHOOL PROJECT:
We are building two much needed small schools in the very remote Gwembe Valley in Zambia.
CHISANGA HEALTH POST PROJECT:
Also in the Gwembe valley we are building a health post in an area that is the home to over 4,500 Tonga.
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