Healthcare & Disabilities
2010

Malis

Combatting Choroideremia
Backing for a genetic therapy research programme



Sponsors: Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France

The France Choroïdérémie non-profit organisation was set up to back research into this degenerative disease of the retina which leads to blindness.
Terre Plurielle backing will help finance a whole stage of the genetic therapy research programme.

To find out more about « The France Choroïdérémie »

This project is part of the: "Health"
Country: France - Montpellier
Terre Plurielle’s contribution: €19,300
Board of Directors: December 2010

Malis

Risk Behaviour Prevention
Backing for the IPT non-profit organisation in its approach for preventing and raising awareness in young people of the risks involved in taking psychoactive products.



Sponsors: Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France

IPT (Information Prévention Toxicomanie) is a non-profit organisation whose aim is to prevent and raise awareness in young people of the risks involved in taking psychoactive products: organising experience-sharing, supporting young people, backing up parents…
Terre Plurielle funding will contribute to partially meeting the costs of running such events for one year.

This project is part of the: "Education" and "Health"
Country: France
Terre Plurielle’s contribution: €12,000
Board of Directors: December 2010

Malis

Equipment for a mobility-impaired person
Support for a young tetraplegic webdesigner who wishes to take part in French and World Championships of Occupational Olympics.



Sponsors: DV Construction

The Aquitaine Destination non-profit organisation is backing the project of Thomas Veillon, a young, tetraplegic webdesigner who wants to enter the Occupational Olympics, whose world championships will be held in Seoul.
Foundation funding will make it possible to acquire IT equipment tailored to his impairment.

This project is part of the: "Disability"
Country: France
Terre Plurielle’s contribution: €3,000
Board of Directors: December 2010

Malis

Moving and succeeding differently
Supporting disabled people who engage in physical activities.



Sponsors: ETDE

ASCPO enables disabled people to carry out various cultural activities (visiting museums, going to the theatre…) and sports such as table tennis, swimming etc.
The project funded by Terre Plurielle consists in purchasing two hand-bikes to make it possible for such people to engage in open-air activities and so enhance independence and improve health by carrying out a sport in a natural environment.

This project is part of the: "Disability"
Country: France - Sens
Terre Plurielle’s contribution: €10,500
Board of Directors: December 2010

Malis

Fédération Française Handisport
Provision of wheelchairs for disabled athletes



Sponsors: Bouygues Construction S.A.

The Fédération Française Handisport (FFH) aims to offer every disabled person, irrespective of their age, the nature or level of their disability the opportunity to take part in physical or sporting activity. With the establishment of new clubs, the demand for equipment has been rising.
Financial contribution from Terre Plurielle will buy three wheelchairs for tennis.

To find out more about the « Fédération Française Handisports »

This project is part of the: "Disability" and "Integration"
Country: France
Terre Plurielle’s contribution: €8,000
Board of Directors: October 2010