Project HOPE’s programs in the Americas address the most pressing health problems in the region, including maternal and neonatal mortality, diabetes, natural disasters, and health emergencies.
Project HOPE in Americas
What's New in Americas
Doing the Impossible After a Hurricane
Since I joined Project HOPE two years ago, I have been part of the team that responded to the earthquake in Ecuador, Hurricane Matthew in Haiti and now Hurricane Harvey in Texas.
Keeping Promises in Puerto Rico
Our team started the day at a senior community center to see a few patients and then we went out into the community to visit patients in their homes.
Untreated Chronic Disease and Stress Prevalent in Shelters Housing Victims of Hurricane Maria
Most of the people there have been at the shelter since the Hurricane Maria hit the island nearly two weeks ago. There is no running water, electricity or air conditioning.
Supporting the Elderly After Irma
HOPE’s disaster response team in Florida, including volunteer Dr. Kevin Blanton, a geriatric specialist, arrived in southwest Florida earlier this week to provide support at a shelter that is housing elderly residents and others with special needs after Irma.
How This Scrappy, Entrepreneurial Charity Is Making A Big Difference In Puerto Rico
A look at how Project HOPE’s entrepreneurial, bootstrapping approach to philanthropy aims to leverage every donated dollar through contributed supplies and professional services, and by teaming up with local onsite community support.