Helping the homeless wash hands before meals by providing masks and soaps to remote areas of North East India
We work in partnership with CDI, Centre for Development Initiative, based out of Guwahati, Assam. This is the development wing of the Missionary Sisters of Mary Help of Christians (MSMHC), an organization dedicated to the service of marginalized communities, especially women, girls and children, from Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Orissa and Tripura. A pharmaceutical supplier is arranging these commodities for us at highly subsidized rates. We have sent soaps and masks, and bales of cloth to the Nuns who are sewing 30,000 masks for domestic workers and their children.
We work at the Government shelters (Raen Basera) for the homeless in Delhi. We also give out chocolates, masks, and do sessions on Heath care, and a small talk on COVID safety and safe practices.
Every Infant Matters is grateful to its donors who have sent bottles of liquid soap. Some are being distributed, while others are being used to wash the hands of homeless people before giving them a