90,000 patients since 2002

November 3, 2010By Josephine De FreitasCambodia Eye Centre No Comments

The Rose Charities Cambodia Sight Center has seen over 90,000 patients since 2002 and carried out around 12,000 surgeries, most of them to restore sight or prevent blindness. Patients for consultation and treatment come to the clinic by their own means from all over Cambodia, such is its reputation. The Rose Charities Sight Center has … Read More

Karen and Berni leave for Haiti

October 9, 2010By Josephine De FreitasHaiti Heathcare No Comments

Two Vancouver Nurse Educaters left for Haiti this morning with 6 huge suitcases of equipment for the neo-natal nursery and pediatric ward at the University Hospital. They will be in Haiti to conduct a neonatal nursing training program. Haitian Nurse Educators will be travelling from across Haiti to attend the course. They will cover the … Read More

African Nights huge success

September 23, 2010By Josephine De FreitasGeneral Interest No Comments

The African Nights fundraiser, jointly staged by Rose Charities Canada member projects Stand Tall Education, and Brighter Smiles (both UGANDA), Asolate (RWANDA), Rose Madagascar (MADAGASCAR), Malambo Grassroots (ZAMBIA), and Hillman Fund (KENYA), was an unqualified success. Around 350 persons came to watch and partake in the dancing, and enjoy food, drink and a fabulous silent … Read More

Collaboration with Kwantlen

September 16, 2010By Josephine De FreitasGeneral Interest No Comments

Rose Charities is excited to be working with students from Kwantlen College this term! Different groups of students will be working with different sections of the charity and will be learning about fund-raising, policy making, project planning, event planning, and how an NGO operates in Canada. They will be blogging about their experiences on this … Read More

Pakistan Flood Relief

September 10, 2010By Josephine De FreitasEmergency Response

Frontier Primary Health Care is a small, effective Pakistani NGO operating for more than 20 years in the Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa (KPK) region, formerly called Northwest Frontier Province. They provide primary health care to more than 250,000 Afghan refugees and local Pakistanis in 4 rural districts and one of the federally administered tribal areas near the … Read More

African Nights Fundraiser

September 10, 2010By Josephine De FreitasGeneral Interest No Comments

Come out for a fantastic evening of drumming and dancing to raise money for Rose Charities’ projects in Africa. September 21st, 7pm at Performance works. Adult tickets are $30 and student tickets are $25 available from the Stand Tall Website. Everyone Welcome!