Chinthana Foundation; Karnataka
2020 Covid-19 Relief Grant: $2000
2021 Covid-19 Relief Grant: $2500
In 2020, during the first COVID wave, Chinthana Foundation used its PPI grant to prepare and distribute relief kits to the neediest 105 families from 22 villages in the Ajjampura block. The kits contained rice, pulses, cooking oil, spices, salt, jaggery, tea, coffee and soap.
In 2021, during the second COVID wave, the need was greater. Chinthana Foundation used the PPI grant to distribute nutritional food kits, facial masks and sanitizers to 175 families in crisis at Ajjampura taluk.