Charity Science Health — SMS Reminders for Immunization

A recently-immunized child is held by their father. (Photo courtesy of Charity Science Health)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
7/2017
Grant Amount 
$357,543
Purpose 
To support their SMS reminders for immunization program.
Topic (focus area) 

Published: November 2017

The Open Philanthropy Project awarded a GiveWell Incubation Grant of $357,543 to Charity Science Health to support its Short Message Service (SMS) immunization reminder program in India. GiveWell Incubation Grants are recommended by GiveWell staff, and support the development of potential future top charities.

Charity Science Health previously received a $200,000 GiveWell Incubation Grant to support its first year of activities. This new grant is intended to cover the total costs for its second year of activities, primarily related to the further development of its program to send SMS immunization reminders to caregivers of infants aged 0-1 in India.

See GiveWell’s page on this grant for more details.