Holistic development through quality education, women empowerment, youth employment, preventive health care and community involvement
          Holistic development through quality education, women empowerment, youth employment, preventive health care and community involvement           

Community Services

Our board members have 

  • Served indigent patients for more than fifteen hundred hours at the Good Neighbor house, Five Rivers and Reach Out Montgomery free clinics in Montgomery County, Ohio;
  • Prepared handouts with simple and easy to follow advice to the uninsured patients regarding lifestyle modifications designed to reduce the risks of chronic illnesses; and,
  • Mentored the medical students and resident physicians on the preventable links between chronic illnesses and lifestyle risk factors at these clinics.

 

Raised awareness of lifestyle modification through:

  • Area support groups
  • Local hospitals and universities
  • Free clinics and other medical clinics
  • Medical students and residents at almost all the Dayton area hospitals
  • Public health schools in Dayton,Ohio
  • Regional National Kidney Foundation meeting in Columbus 
  • Grand rounds at Kettering Hospital 
  • The medical students ‘healthy habits week’ celebration at Wright State University
  • Free Clinics of Ohio Conference, Columbus 
  • Asian American Youth Council Of Dayton 
  • Annual kidney walks and KEEP screening programs in Ohio
  • Annual Polycystic Kidney Disease Walk since 2011
  • Wellness awareness groups
  • Childhood obesity initiative of American Association of Physicians of Indian origin (AAPI), prepared educational material and increased awareness
  • Presentations in the community
  • Montgomery County Public Health Department as partners in disseminating the lifestyle modification message in the community
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Fund creation at an area hospital to increase awareness of CKD in the community
  • Local media collaboration
  • Organizing 5K Walk/Run

 

Between 2011 and 2014, Global Pragathi was known as Stop N Check Movement.

 

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