Malnutrition is a serious health issue in Thomassique and its outlying villages. It amplifies the effect of diseases, and stunts physical and mental growth.
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.
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