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We had the pleasure of meeting two volunteers from a student-led organization called United2Heal, established at the Virginia Commonwealth University located in Richmond, VA. Faisal Alshareif and Ahmed Abdeen are leading members of this growing humanitarian aid organization. Striving to improve their knowledge, they decided to visit Medical Bridges and learn how to effectively procure and managed inventory, identify recipients, prepare products for shipping, etc.   

Mission Focus

Medical Bridges was honored to participate in the Sugar Land Baptist Church Missions Fair on February 15.  During the event, parishioners visited with the 30-plus nonprofit organizations that their church supports.

Thank you to Sugar Land Baptist Church for your continued support of the Medical Bridges mission. 

KHOU-TV news anchor, Len Cannon tours Medical Bridges and meets with the organization’s President and CEO, Dorothy Bolettieri to discuss the impact Medical Bridges’ supporters are making to improve the quality of healthcare services around the world. 

Date: October 31, 2014

Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) is a private non-governmental initiative to save lives in the Mediterranean Sea, one of the world’s deadliest border crossings, by coordinating activities with the Rescue Coordination Centres in the region.

Date: October 29, 2014

Medical Bridges was featured in the news on KHOU Channel 11. The report was about Houston's collaboration to countries impacted by Ebola. View story here.

Date: October 4, 2014

The MOAS team of professional rescuers, seafarers, paramedics, and humanitarians began operating at the end of August on board the Phoenix I. To date, they have assisted in the rescue of 2,200 migrants leaving Libyan shores attempting to reach a safe haven.

Date: September 26, 2014

Medical Bridges had the honor of receiving Vice Governor Samuel Mobio and Dr. Pierre Niangoin from the District of Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, along with Mr. Jean Bouadou of Global Assistance. It was our pleasure to also welcome Mr. and Mrs. Donald Wagner.

Date: August 25, 2014

A delegation from the Republic of Georgia recently visited Medical Bridges. The Georgian natives expressed their interests and healthcare needs in their homeland and also learned about MB operations. 

Date: August 12, 2014

A medical delegation from Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas, returned with successful stories to share from their medical mission trips to Malawi and Tanzania.

Date: August 1, 2014

Medical Bridges received great news from our partner, The Richmond Foundation, about the Reed Damos Medical Center for Children located in Bibiani, in the western region of Ghana.

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