|With every product you purchase, SCAFOS helps a child in need. Every Purchase has a Purpose.|
Through your purchases, SCAFOS helps provide education, clothes, shoes, water, toys, home, food and love to children in need. We give away 5% of every purchase you make at Scafos.com to children in need in India.
Why We Care
- 13,40,000 children below 5 die in a year, that is 3671 under 5 child deaths per day
- Nearly half of all child deaths under 5 in India are attributed to undernutrition
- 1 in every 11 children in India is working, when they should be at school
- More than half (56%) of the under 5 deaths occur within the first 28 days of life.
- India accounts for more than 3 out of 10 stunted children in the world
- 47% of the women in India are married when they are a child (before the age of 18), and 30% bear a child when they are a child (adolescent mothers)
- 17.7 million children and adolescents are out of school in India, this is 14% of world's population of children out of school
- 20% of grade 2 children in India cannot recognize numbers 1-9; 53% of children drop out of school at elementary level
- 49.5% of grade 5 children cannot do subtraction and 55% of grade 8 children cannot solve 3 digits by 1 digit division problem; 51.09% of grade 5 children cannot read grade 2 English and 25.4% children of grade 8 cannot read grade 2 text
How we Help
With every purchase made you we help these needed children. We commit 5% of our sales to protect children in need. Together you and Scafos help save a child and contribute to humanity.