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Organization Contact Information

Name: Bright Generation Community Foundation
Street 1: Harper Rd Adum Kumasi
Street 2:
City: Kumasi
Province:
Post Code:
Country: Ghana
Phone: 0244 757172
Email: info@brightgeneration.org
Web Site: http://www.brightgeneration.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Bernice
Last Name: Dapaah
Title: Executive Director
Email: bernice@brightgeneration.org
Phone: 0244 757172

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Frank
Last Name: Osei Bonsu
Title:  
Email: frank@brightgeneration.org
Phone:  

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
The Bright Generation Community Foundation is committed to ensuring sustainable development, eradicating all forms of poverty, women employment and empowerment. The aspects of self-help, community participation in development activities and resource conservation are extremely important concepts used in all BGCMs projects.
We are interested in tuberculosis because TB remains an epidemic causing the deaths of several million people each year in developing countries. We contribute our quota to TB control through innovative activities in building capacity and creating awareness on its prevalence.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $10,001-$25,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Other partners
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Technical assistance and advice
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Through our advocacy outreach and technical assistance
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Ghana
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Ghana

Specializations

Advocacy
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Ghana

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
We do stage ACSM and DOTS expansion activities in remote areas where they can hardly access healthcare.We also engage in community awareness creation on TB,TB Suspected Cases referrals, Sputum Collection and training and engagement of trained Community Based Volunteer

TB-HIV:
We are interested in understanding the effect of immune assault in relation to TB-HIV co-infection

New Diagnostics:
Referring of cases from the community to the clinics for sputum collection and testing.

New TB Drugs:
We will administer drugs to newly positive patients who have limited accesss to health facilities.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: July 12, 2013
Last updated: March 20, 2015