Save a Child's Heart
Save a Child's Heart (SACH) is an Israeli-based international non-profit organisation with special consultative status granted by the United Nations Department of Economnic and Social Affairs (ECOSOC). SACH was founded in 1995 at the Wolfson Medical Centre in Holon, Israel, with the mission of improving the quality of pediatric cardiac care for children in developing countries and creating centres of competence in these countries. SACH's goal is to improve the health and welfare of all children, regardless of the child's nationality, religion, colour, gender or financial situation.
Save a Child's Heart holds preoperative and follow up cardiology clinics in Israel and abroad on a weekly basis, offers a comprehensive training program within Israel for doctors and nurses from developing countries and leads surgical and teaching missions to partner countries.
To date, Save a Child's Heart have saved the lives of more than 4,400 children from 55 countries in Africa, South America, Europe, Asia and throughout the Middle East and trained more than 100 medical team members from those countries.
To find out more go to www.saveachildsheart.com