Surgical Recovery Solutions supports the International Rescue Committee (IRC) by donating $20 per patient for their humanitarian work around the world. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. IRC teams provide health care, infrastructure, learning and economic support to people in 40 countries, with special programs designed for women and children. Every year, the IRC resettles thousands of refugees in 22 U.S. cities. The IRC was founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein.
In 2014, the IRC and It’s partners: Helped 17.6 million people whose lives and livelihoods were shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. Provided 16 million people with primary and reproductive health care. Gave 3.3 million people access to clean drinking water and sanitation. Vaccinated over 364,000 children under the age of one against disease. Helped 331,000 women deliver healthy babies in IRC-supported clinics and hospitals. Treated 104,000 children under the age of five for acute malnutrition. Provided schooling and educational opportunities to more than 1 million girls and boys, and trained nearly 23,000 educators. Provided counseling or cared for 32,500 vulnerable children.