The Problem

Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of parasitic and bacterial infectious diseases that affect more than 1.7 billion of the world’s most impoverished people, including more than 1 billion children.

  • Intestinal Worms:

    1.7BRequire Treatment

  • Lymphatic Filariasis:

    893MRequire Treatment

  • River Blindness:

    218MRequire Treatment

  • Schistosomiasis:

    229MRequire Treatment

  • Trachoma:

    178MRequire Treatment

Our Vision

To ensure people at risk of neglected tropical diseases can live healthy and prosperous lives.

Our Impact


121M People Treated in 2019


922M Number of Treatments from 2012-2019


$1.07B Value of Treatments from 2012-2019


2.7M Health Workers Trained from 2012-2019


30,819 Surgeries Performed from 2012-2019

The story of the END Fund

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Where We Work