Medscheme Namibia donates to orphanages

15 May 2020 | Local News

Medscheme Namibia, the administrator of Namibia Health Plan (NHP) medical aid fund, recently made donations to the Orlindi Orphanage, Foundation Care and Megameno Orphanage.

The donations for all three orphanages took place on the 24 and 30 of April. The donations included food items such as vegetables, meat, and maize, as well as toiletries, colouring books, toys and hand sanitizers.

Medscheme staff members were greeted to songs and smiles from the children on the day. The ages of the children in these orphanages range from 3 months to the eldest being 26 years of age. Most of them were abandoned or have lived through trauma at the hands of their parents, but that was not evident on their happy faces. They serve as beacons of hope, that no matter how difficult things get, there is always a reason to smile.

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