Palaniyammal and her family reside in rural Madurai (India). Before taking out health insurance cover through the DHAN Foundation they used to pay excessive amounts for treatments they could not afford. However, thanks to the DHAN Foundation project,...
Uplift community clinics a bonus for the elderly
Mrs. Vatsala Bartakhe, 80 year-old Uplift member shares her experience “The Uplift clinic has been a bonus for the elderly as it is accessible, affordable and helps us keep a regular tab on our health. I have been taking medicines for hypertension for...
Ms Lizada recognises the true value of microinsurance
Ms Lizada is a member of Pag-Inupdanay Mutual Benefit Association (PI MBA) in the Philippines. She joined PI MBA through their partnership with her local Parish Pastoral Council (PPC); while she was browsing PI MBA’s pamphlets, she became interested in...
Mrs Sadhana Mistry's daughter receives the right medical care
Mrs Sadhana Mistry's 20 year old daughter Shubhangi was admitted in V.N Desai hospital due to severe vomiting, diarrhea and high fever. She was diagnosed with a stomach infection.
Putting members at the centre of governance
The CARD MBA Board of Trustees are elected by fellow CARD MBA members. The Board has a vital function in ensuring that the association continues in its planned direction of promoting microinsurance to everyone, and especially to the homes of the most...
Claim payment enabled widow to fund childrens’ education
Mr Ronaldo Joson of San Miguel, Bulacan, was an active member of ASKI MBA for almost four years. On the evening of 6 August 2016, he unexpectedly suffered a heart attack and later died. His wife, Mrs Joson (pictured), was understandably shocked. On 10...