-The Hindu (23 June 2004)
DMFCCF - Dr.Mrs.Francis Community Care Foundation
is a social welfare trust striving to uplift the underprivileged URBAN people for a Positive Social Change...
DMFCCF is a non-political, secular and registered (Reg #: 107/BK4 2003 & BK4 2004) voluntary organization was founded in 2003, in memory of late Dr.Mrs.H.B.Francis, a renowned Gynaecologist of notable philanthropic convictions. This non-profit organization was pioneered by a team of highly qualified professionals from different walks of life with a vision to provide Community Health, Income Generation, Women Empowerment, Skills Development etc., The primary focus has been covering Coimbatore district of South India.
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“Rajkumar, a 5 year old boy was abandoned by his parents because he was blinded by mature cataract. He was identified in one of the mobile medical camps in a remote and inaccessible tribal hamlet and cured. He is one among the many underprivileged lives that DMFCCF has been able to touch through timely diagnosis, medical advice and treatment assistance.”
Nagaraj, a tribal youth belonging to the irular community who was found to be in hopeless situation in a remote tribal hamlet in the foot hills of the Nilgiris bordering Coimbatore district. Timely intervention came to his rescue in the form of our Medical camp in Sengalur tribal settlement in 2004. In the camp he was diagonised with congenital hernia which hampered his dialy routines as well his education. After counseling him to undertake corrective step he was referred to Government Hospital, Coimbatore for surgery and treatment. After recuperating from surgery in July 2004, it has opened the doors for this boy to complete his education and contribute his mite to his family and society.