Short 15 minute presentation about Broadleaf for the employees of Gravity Payments. We introduced the organization, discussed a student success story and offered some ways for folks to get involved with our nonprofit.
Broadleaf health and Education pitch for Gravity Payments- Gravity Gives
Broadleaf is a startup non-profit.
We use innovative approaches to school-based healthcare to
improve the lives of children in the rural Eastern Himalayas
Eastern Himalayas and Darjeeling
Romanticized as a land of beautiful rolling
hills, fresh mountain air and lush, green
plantations producing the world’s finest and
most expensive teas…..
Where families live off of $1 a day and attend
schools without running water, electricity,
toilets, and often even without teachers.
Broadleaf is a demonstrator of the possible
CHHIP: Community Health
2.Basic Health Services
3.Health School Environment
Three core beliefs that drive
2.Maximize our impact
3.Redefine what is possible
The Problem & The Opportunity
School health programs a priority public health
Failure of implementation due to shortage of health
Alternative models being actively sought out. $
An Innovative Model for School Based Healthcare Delivery
1. SHA delivers basic primary care
services to students in 2-3 rural
2. Children in need of further
evaluation and care identified and
accompanied into the local health
High Impact Investing
$33,000 à 2016 Annual Operating Budget
$66 /child à 500 students in 10 schools
$0.95/dollar à Go directly towards funding our programs
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