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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. 

“I’m more committed than ever to help”

“She’s a red-headed ‘go-getter’ who gets things done and gets it done with enthusiasm!”
That’s what so many say about Barbara Van Postman who is a life-long supporter of causes surrounding children, animals and education. Among her continued nonprofit involvements are: the University of St. Thomas Scholarship Fund; the Houston BARC Foundation where she was appointed to serve by Mayor Anise Parker; and Texas Children’s Hospital where she headed up their Annual Fundraising Luncheons.
For the last two years, Barbara and Dr. Kelli Cohen Fein have served as Co-Chairs of Medical Bridges Annual Gala raising hundreds of thousands of dollars.  In this new Donor Profile section of the monthly newsletter, Barbara talks about why she continues to support Medical Bridges.

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: December 5, 2014

Thank you to those who attended the Volunteer Appreciation Open House on Friday, December 5th.

Medical Bridges values the time and talent shared by volunteers throughout 2014!!!   

Date: December 2, 2014

Thank you to the volunteers who helped decorate Medical Bridges' Christmas tree at the Houston Museum of Natural Science on December 2nd

Date: November 30, 2014

Thank you to our volunteers who donated their time and talent in the month of November.

Date: November 14, 2014

During this Thanksgiving season we have so many things to be thankful. The little things that we often take for granted are the things we should be the most grateful, like medical access. 

Date: November 3, 2014

On November 3-4, Medical Bridges had the honored of hosting the 2014 MedSurplus Alliance Conference in Houston, Texas. 

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 31, 2014

Thank you to our volunteers who donated their time and talent in the month of October.

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