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IRC/Clinic de Esperanza Receives High Awards from Global Giving

By |2019-02-16T02:06:04+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Clinica de Esperanza, Medical Care|Tags: , |

This past month IRC/Clinica de Esperanza received some of the highest awards from Global Giving.  Clinica de Esperanza provides free healthcare to impoverished of Honduras.   The goal of the clinic is to provide healthcare for 4,000 people per year who do not have access or funds for basic health needs. This includes medical diagnosis, treatment, medication, dental [...]

IRC Helps Rebuild after Fires Destroy Houses in Honduras

By |2019-02-14T21:42:11+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Community Development|Tags: |

During the month of January and February, IRC helped rebuild houses in a community called 21 de Octubre that experienced a large fire early in the month. This community is on the bank of a river, very small, compact, congested, and extremely poor. Ten families lost their homes, and most tragically one family lost their 6-year-old daughter, [...]

IRC Expands into Guatemala

By |2019-02-14T21:33:33+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Guatemala|Tags: |

The journey started last February when our Executive Director, Tim Hines, traveled to Guatemala City to explore the possibility of establishing IRC in Guatemala.  He met with officials in the government, as well as leaders of other non-profits organizations to gather information on what it would take to establish IRC in Guatemala.    He returned again in April, [...]

IRC Continues Supporting Education in Schools in Tegucigalpa, Honduras

By |2019-02-12T22:04:08+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Honduras, Schools|Tags: |

In early August, IRC and TORCH missions hosted a Book drive to help grow a school library for the children to learn English.  IRC and TORCH partnered with the Sonquest team to sponsor the Book Drive.  The attendees were asked to bring either bilingual books or the same book in both Spanish and English to the event.  There were [...]

IRC Helps to Bring New Missionary Family to Honduras

By |2019-02-12T21:58:17+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Clean Water, Guatemala, Honduras, Santa Ana|Tags: , , |

This past October, a new missionary family has moved down to Honduras to support the work of IRC in the Tegucigalpa area.  IRC helped Dalton and Jen Hines move their family of 5 from the Covington, LA area to the Santa Ana area, right outside of Tegucigalpa, to work full-time with the area churches.  They plan Their journey [...]

IRC continues working in Panama City on Disaster Relief

By |2019-02-12T19:39:52+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Diaster Relief|Tags: |

In January, IRC once again headed to Panama City to helped with the continued efforts in Panama City. They worked alongside volunteers from the Churches of Christ Disaster Response Team that has been working out of the Palo Alto Church of Christ there in Panama City since Hurricane Michael devastated the area in October of 2018.   There is [...]

IRC works on Disaster Relief in Panama City

By |2018-12-07T23:04:36+00:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Diaster Relief|Tags: |

IRC sent several people down to Panama City in November and December to help with disaster relief efforts after Hurricane Michael, alongside team members of Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Team.  Over 55 trees were cut down into manageable pieces to haul to the street during the clean-up efforts. As we approached the Panama City [...]

IRC builds houses throughout the Tegucigalpa area

By |2018-08-19T00:28:16+00:00August 19th, 2018|Categories: Building Projects, Honduras|Tags: , |

We had team after team arriving this summer for TORCH Missions and altogether there were a total of 105 houses were built in areas surrounding Tegucigalpa.  These areas included Buen Samitano, Mololoa, Santa Lucia, Valle de Angels, Nuevo Tiempo, Ojojona, Santa Ana, Oriental, Trojas, and Peliquin. The recipients of the houses are both young and old, [...]

IRC expands growing church in Santa Ana, Honduras

By |2018-08-19T00:29:29+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Building Projects, Honduras, Santa Ana|Tags: , |

It is inspiring what can be done in such a short period of time, with some resources and a bunch of motivated people.   This summer, the church building in Santa Ana was expanded to accommodate their growing congregation, as they couldn’t all fit into the building for morning worship. Three different TORCH Missions groups worked tirelessly [...]

IRC provides water filters to poor community in Honduras

By |2018-05-09T15:37:32+00:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Arugua, Clean Water, Honduras|Tags: , , |

When you eliminate waterborne disease from a village you empower that village in more ways than you can imagine. IRC partnered with Sawyer filters and a 97 family village in Arugua, Honduras. Sawyer water filters are among the most significant developments in the history of environmental conservation. They pay for themselves within the year when you factor [...]

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