IRC works on getting much needed Medical PPE to front line workers

By |2020-05-07T22:48:16+00:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Honduras, Medical, United States|Tags: , |

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, IRC has been looking for ways to help, both locally and globally. Locally, IRC Executive Director Tim Hines found a friend who was willing to sew masks.  The friend, Gayle Swafford, from Newnan, Georgia, graciously volunteered to sew the masks, while Tim procured the elastic to have her complete [...]

Pigeon Cay, Honduras Medical Trip

By |2020-04-05T03:48:00+00:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Clinica de Esperanza, Community Development, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Utila|Tags: , , , |

Pigeon Cay is an island off the shore of Utila, Honduras, that was populated when the survivors of the African Garifuna slave ships ran ashore in the 1500's.  This cay has a population of approximately 900 people. They live on houses sticking out of the reef. There are no roads, just a sidewalk from one end to [...]

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Clinica de Esperanza Renovations Complete

By |2020-04-05T03:48:34+00:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: Clinica de Esperanza, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Santa Ana|Tags: , , |

The Clinica de Esperanza is a 57-year-old adobe building. Electricity runs through pvc pipes on the outside of walls. When the trees started growing through the floors, adobe started flaking off the walls and the termites started coming through the roof, it was time for a major renovation. Before the new could be completed, the old [...]

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IRC/TORCH Missions expand into Guatemala

By |2020-04-05T03:45:18+00:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Guatemala, Medical, TORCH Missions|Tags: |

IRC/TORCH Missions had its Inaugural Guatemala Trip this past July.  The Hines/Reeves team traveled over two hours to hold a clinic in a church building in the village of Oratorio. Passing some puffing volcanoes, and they loaded up into four-wheel drive pickup trucks for the last leg of the journey, as the bus couldn’t make it over [...]

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IRC/Clinica de Esperanza adds Laboratory

By |2020-04-05T03:49:36+00:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Clinica de Esperanza, Community Development, Design, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Santa Ana|Tags: , , , |

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 care, nutrition and education in basic hygiene. The goal is to enable these individuals to lead a healthier and more productive life.  In April [...]

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IRC-Medical Missions

By |2019-07-03T04:12:38+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Clean Water, Clinica de Esperanza, Community Development, Diaster Relief, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Santa Ana, United States, Water Well|

International-We provide needed medical resources to meet the needs of people in Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Brazil, Haiti, and Guyana. Coordinating with the governments and local organizations of these countries is paramount in providing care to the poor.  Our efforts focus on urban villages and communities that lack health infrastructure and where people [...]

IRC 2014 TORCH Team Invited to Casa de Presidential

By |2019-07-03T16:53:16+00:00July 3rd, 2014|Categories: Community Development, Food Programs, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Schools, Water Well|

In June of 2014, the TORCH Team was invited to the Casa de Presidential by the first lady.  At this time, she presented a certificate to the team to honor their endeavors in helping the country of Honduras.

IRC/TORCH Team Visits Prison

By |2019-07-03T17:20:38+00:00December 3rd, 2012|Categories: Food Programs, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Prison Ministry|

Today the women of the group had the opportunity to visit the women’s prison. This prison is for women aged 12-18. Their crimes vary from domestic violence to prostitution and murder. It is a very sad place to be. The matron of the prison was very excited to have us today and reported that we were [...]

New Donations and Resources in 2011

By |2019-07-04T03:03:35+00:00March 4th, 2011|Categories: Community Development, Food Programs, Honduras, Medical, Medical Care, Schools|

IRC has been blessed with many donations over the last six months.  We have shipped twelve containers since last summer.  These containers were filled with everything from hospital supplies, hospital equipment, mammogram machines, developers, hospital beds, patient tables, guest recliners, IV poles, IV pumps, desks, chairs, medicines, clothes, food, shoes, wheelchairs, crutches, electric wheelchairs, 25,000 Christmas toys, computers, [...]

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