Within ICA Foundation’s network partnership with the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), the Saint Lucia Planned Parenthood Association, a non-government non-profit organization, received 800 LNG IUS in 2010 to incorporate into the sexual and reproductive health services available on the island.
AmeriCares is a health-focused relief and development organization that responds to people affected by poverty or disaster with life-changing medicine, medical supplies and health programs. For nearly 40 years, they have responded rapidly and effectively to the needs of their local partners and their communities. AmeriCares provides unparalleled leverage for donors’ philanthropic dollars by using donated medicine and supplies and the local infrastructure of our partners to build community health.
The ICA Foundation started working with AmeriCares in St. Lucia in 2017, with an initial shipment of 200 units sent to AmeriCares’ local partner St. Jude’s Hospital in Vieux Fort.