Medical Missionaries, a non-profit organization, is a volunteer group of more than 200 doctors, nurses, dentists, and others who work to improve the health of the poorest of the poor in the U.S. and throughout the world. We provide medical care and medical supplies, clothing and food to the areas we serve.
Did you know that one in five children in Haiti are malnourished, and one in fourteen will die before reaching the age of five?*
Childhood malnutrition is a serious problem in Haiti’s Central Plateau, where St. Joseph Clinic is located.
Our Medika Mamba Program is working to reverse this heartbreaking situation by providing a nutritional supplement that restores 90% of severely malnourished children to health in two to three months. Although the Haitian government provides St. Joseph Clinic with a small amount of Medika Mamba supplements, they do not provide us with enough to treat all of the malnourished kids in the program, and it is not uncommon to go weeks without this essential supplement. We need your help to keep this critical program running!
Malnutrition is a serious health issue in Thomassique and its outlying villages. It amplifies the effect of diseases, and stunts physical and mental growth.
June 4, 2019 marked the 12th anniversary of the opening of St. Joseph Clinic in Thomassique, and was a great day of celebration for the
This video, produced to celebrate our 20th anniversary in 2017, features interviews with our founder Dr. Gil Irwin, and numerous doctors, nurses, and other volunteers who share their time and skills to serve the poor