Bountiful Children's Foundation

Esmeraldas

Ecuador population: 17,643,054 in 2022
GDP per capita (US$): $1,513 in 2020

Adopted

Cost to Run Program for 1 Year: $6000

Nutritional Supplements Used:

  • Cerelac (Multigrain Product)
  • Peanut Butter
  • Powdered Cow’s Milk/Full-fat Soy Flour

Fact from the World Health Organization:

Low Height-for-Age

Low height-for-age is known as stunting. It is the result of chronic or recurrent undernutrition, usually associated with poor socioeconomic conditions, poor maternal health and nutrition, frequent illness, and/or inappropriate infant and young child feeding and care in early life. Stunting holds children back from reaching their physical and cognitive potential.

Source: WHO Fact Sheets - Malnutrition, 2022


Photo of little girl with nutrition supplements.

Maria jose Ordoñez Clavijo

Community Coordinator

Bountiful's Community Coordinators

Community coordinators serve with Bountiful as volunteers. They organize other local volunteers and together conduct screenings, train families, distribute locally-purchased supplements, and follow up on infant development.

Considering A Donation?

100% of your donation goes directly toward helping children in need! Overhead costs are covered by generous board member donations.

  • $8 = feeds 1 child for a month
  • $25 = feeds 3 children for a month
  • $100 = feeds 1 child for a year
  • $500 = feeds an average community for a month
  • $6,000 = adopts a community of your choice for one year

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Bountiful's Mission

Our mission is to provide nutritional supplementation to pregnant/nursing mothers and malnourished children as well as to teach health and cognitive development skills to families in the areas we serve. 100% of your donation is used to help children in need.

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