Partners February Team Two Day Four

Posting here at day four, the week has gone by so quickly. We are in San Filipe Today, twenty miles below Orange Walk Towne performing a clinic. Yesterday we were in east Corozal Region in Progresso Village and of course the day before we were in Trial Farm. We saw...

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Partners February Team Two Day Three

An Extraordinary Day- Feb 9th We were greeted by another wonderful sunrise. Some of us get up in the dark and run or bike for an hour or more, returning to shower and gather for 6:30 AM breakfast. On the way to breakfast with Belize coffee in handBreakfast is followed...

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Partners February Team Two Day Two

Yesterday, Friday, the teams saw nearly two hundred patients in two hospitals. Orange Walk Hospital called Northern Regional and Corozal Hospital. Patients were registered by the hospital staff, then seen by our nurses from the Village Team, then seen by general...

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Partners February Team Two Day One

As one group leaves, completing four villages and over forty general surgery cases, another group arrives. Here is the "Welcome to Belize" sign as the one group exits their vans in preparation for departure at the airport and another group flies in on the same planes...

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Partners February Team One Day Five

Happy Chinese New Year from Belize! The local shop keepers all like to have dragons and fireworks and drums visit their shops on this special day. We are always in Belize to witness this event. Quite noisy and interesting to watch. Many gas stations, hardware stores...

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Partners February Team Day Four

  Our Surgery Team has had a busy "wall to wall" days of surgery after surgery in each of two rooms doing five surgeries a day in each room, so ten per day. As the third of four days closes, they only asked for a few more "Fanta." The local coke with real sugar...

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Partners February Team One Day Three

Partners February Team One Day Three

Day three for The Surgery Team was spent doing 10 hernia repairs on patients who had waited years to find a source to perform their surgery. There are two surgeons and two operating rooms. But our team involves a dozen nurses and surgical support with four anesthesia...

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Partners February Team One Day Two

We awoke to find that it had been raining some just before sunrise. Those of us who had planned a trip on bikes to the Mexico border were glad we decided to sleep in. Sleep in until 5:30 or 6 AM. Coffee was ready at 6 AM and breakfast with devotions and organizing at...

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Partners February Trip One

Partners for Medical Relief Trip One for February 2019 began in the icy north of the US with many people left behind one, or two days. Fifty of us in all, 11 arrived one day late Friday and five arrive on Saturday, instead of Thursday. We used Southwest, American,...

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January 24th Team Dedication and Last Day of Service

There were many tears at the house as all 56 of us descended on the small village and lot and walked through to tour and then prayed in Spanish and English and sang and cried. What a joyous time it was for all.  The construction team worked into the dark last night...

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