Project HOPE and Partners Train the Humanitarian Workforce for the Next Disaster
To improve the skills of emergency responders, Project HOPE is hosting a Humanitarian & Disaster Response Simulation Training workshop, turning its Virginia headquarters into a simulated disaster zone, and creating scenarios that humanitarian workers might face in war zones, during natural disasters or in the midst of a refugee exodus.
Project HOPE and Planet Water Foundation Install Water Tower in Puerto Rico on World Water Day
Project HOPE and Planet Water Foundation partner to provide clean water and hygiene programs to Puerto Rico on World Water Day.
Project HOPE Offers Humanitarian Response and Disaster Training
HOPE is offering a comprehensive Humanitarian & Disaster Response Simulation Training, April 5-8, 2018 for both new and experienced humanitarian workers seeking to improve their capabilities in the field.
Project HOPE Deploys Medical Team After Maria Slams Puerto Rico
Project HOPE announced the deployment of an emergency response team to Puerto Rico, which is facing a long period of recovery after Hurricane Maria.
Project HOPE: Accelerating Toward TB Elimination
Project HOPE joined more than 2,000 TB professionals at the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Project HOPE Awarded $40M Grant from USAID to Expand Access to HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment in Ethiopia
Project HOPE has been awarded $40 million by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to implement a community based program that will expand access to comprehensive HIV prevention, care and treatment services in Ethiopia.
Project HOPE Says Health Needs Persist after Harvey and Irma
Hurricane Harvey may no longer be in the headlines but the serious health needs left after the huge storm blasted Texas remain acute as communities grapple for a sense of normalcy, says Project HOPE, a global health development and humanitarian organization.
Project HOPE Team Responds to Local Health Needs from Hurricane Harvey
Project HOPE has deployed an expert team to respond to the health needs that are increasing by the hour in Texas as the state’s flood-damaged health system tries to cope with the impact of massive flooding that has inundated vast residential areas.
Project HOPE Responds to Devastating Impact of Hurricane Harvey
As the full scale of Hurricane Harvey becomes clear, Project HOPE is responding to the devastating impact of the disaster in Texas, which has left tens of thousands homeless and caused historic floods that have damaged health systems in some of the state’s key cities and residential areas.
Project HOPE Appoints Dr. Thomas Kenyon New President and CEO
The Project HOPE Board of Directors announced today the selection of Thomas A. Kenyon, M.D., M.P.H., as the new President and CEO of the international health and humanitarian organization effective October 1, 2015.
National Volunteer Week: Project HOPE Names Volunteer of the Year Beryl Brooks
Project HOPE today named registered nurse Beryl Brooks as its Volunteer of the Year. Eli Lilly and Company was named Corporate Volunteer of the Year.
60 Years of HOPE: A Legacy of Care
We’ve come so far. From the day the S.S. HOPE first emerged on the horizon offering health and healing to those who watched the ship’s approach, to the land-based missions of today, Project HOPE has offered helping hands to those in need.
Venezuelan Crisis Update: Situation Worsens as HOPE’s Medical Team Deploys to Colombia
Thousands of displaced Venezuelans are still pouring across the border with Colombia each day, escaping extreme food and medicine shortages and exponential inflation. As Project HOPE continues to scale up its health care service provisions in border regions, our team on the ground reports on how the Colombian health care system is handling this significant spike in patient volume.
Volunteer Spotlight: Jen Ballard Provides Care for Expectant Mothers in the Dominican Republic
Neonatal and obstetric care is challenging in the Dominican Republic – nearly all births in the nation of 10.7 million take place at hospitals, yet many lack the space and equipment needed to meet the high volume of patients. With help from volunteers like obstetrician Jen Ballard, Project HOPE is working to reduce the Dominican neonatal mortality rate and provide care to expectant mothers – many of whom are still teenagers.