Hope, Help, and Healing on an OR Table

Alvaro’s mom got an international phone call from a morgue in Mexico: “Your son is dead. We’ll be sending the body back to Honduras.” Alvaro had been making his sixteenth attempt to cross the border into the U.S. to stay permanently. Previous attempts had varying...

Maia’s Story

When we hold a clinic in an underserved area, we never know who will walk through our doors. Each patient has a need that we are eager to meet. But there are some patients whose needs require special attention. One such patient was Maia, whose mother tells the story...

Fly to them

Today we take time to remember a man who went to amazing lengths to speak for those who had no voice, to work toward racial and social equality, to make peace where there was dissent and oppression. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., has inspired millions with his dream: I...