Uganda is ranked one of the top 10 countries in the world for prevalence of HIV/AIDS. Also, it is noted that 50% of Ugandans do not have access to basic medicine and health care. P4A helps address these issues by donating medicine and providing medical relief.
Malaria nets: We distributed another 120 nets in Mukono and Akwamoroi in Palisa to fight malaria, the scourge that kills a child every 45 seconds. We’re now given over 2000. There’s a need for 90 more nets for two orphanages. They’re only about $7-$12 each.