Volunteers Encounter Impact of HOPE Programs
In the early 1980’s Project HOPE came to San Jose, Costa Rica to train people who were interested in becoming Paramedics. A young Red Cross worker named Jose Guillen was one of them.
Pfizer Fellow Joins HOPE in South Africa
Project HOPE is privileged to welcome Michael Pastoor and his family to South Africa. Michael is participating in Pfizer’s Global Health Fellows Program where Pfizer loans its most valuable asset, its people, to non-profit organisations such as Project HOPE.
Providing Care in Moratai
When three of our first-time Project HOPE volunteers boarded the USNS Mercy on July 3rd, they had no idea that they would also be spending three nights on a much smaller Australian boat, traveling to Moratai, Indonesia.
Third Continent for Fourth-Time HOPE Volunteer
For Gabrielle Seibel, who recently completed her fourth Project HOPE mission in Indonesia, it all started at a kitchen table in Seattle after the Katrina disaster.
Volunteers Provide Care to Very End
As the first rotation of Project HOPE volunteers were completing their time in Haiti and Colombia, we found out our partners the Navy were not quite finished with us yet.
The “Dominican Paradox”
High Maternal Mortality in developing countries gained international attention in 2000. Project HOPE went to the Dominican Republic to investigate.
Last Day in Colombia Yields Substantial Results
The last day of full-scale medical operations for the Project HOPE team in Colombia is much the same as any other day here. It was a solid stretch of work in the tropical heat to bring HOPE’s skill to those who need it most.
Passing on the Knowledge
Project HOPE community health volunteer Julia counsels, educates and supports her country in the wake of the AIDS epidemic.
Update on Bikes for Malawi TB Program
The amount we have raised to date was enough to purchase 16 bicycles and 32 spare tires and 32 spare hubs for replacement. We at Project HOPE and the people of Malawi are very, very grateful for this donation which will help improve the lives of our poor brothers and sisters in the rural communities.
Maria Rivera’s Story
Certified Nurse Midwife Maria Rivera spent part of her summer last year away from her home in Houston, Texas to volunteer with Project HOPE in Nicaragua.
Critically Needed Medicines Save Lives
When 2-year-old Ehson was brought into the rural Central District Hospital of Vaksh, Tajikistan, his temperature was 104°F.
Project HOPE Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Dr. Charles A.…
Project HOPE is now accepting applicants for 2015 Dr. Charles A. Sanders International Residency scholarships for North Carolina medical residents. To download an application visit http://www.projecthope.org/scholarship
Global NGO Project HOPE and Partners Strive to Reach Global Targets to…
On World TB Day, Project HOPE reaffirms its commitment to help achieve international targets to halve the prevalence of tuberculosis (TB) and deaths from TB worldwide by 2015.
Project HOPE Wins Seed Grant for “Testing and Development of the…
Project HOPE, an international health education and humanitarian organization, has been awarded a seed grant from Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development to test and develop a device that improves the identification of sick neonates by accurately measuring an infant’s respiratory rate and temperature and indicating whether they are abnorma