This was first posted on the etr blog on October 4th, 2018. By Jody Gan, MPH, CHES. Instructor, Department of Health Studies, American University Three years ago, I became the first health educator to join a volunteer brigade providing medical and public health services to Honduras. For two decades, the Organization for Community Health Outreach (OCHO), based […]
Another productive week in Honduras From June 15-22, OCHO conducted its 2018 Medical and Public Health volunteer work in Atima, San Vicente Centenario, and Nuevo Celilac in Santa Barbara, Honduras, C.A. It was the group’s nineteenth annual interdisciplinary visit to Honduras. The 39 members of the team included clinicians, educators, interpreters, and other support volunteers. […]
We are off to a great start in Atima! Check out Peter Kirchgraber´s latest creation:
Good news everyone… the new Café OCHO shipment has arrived from Honduras! There’s a limited stock, so be sure to ORDER NOW! All proceeds go to funding our mission!
After months of preparation, our 40-foot container is on its way from Baltimore to Puerto Cortez, Honduras, carrying this year’s cargo: medical supplies, including a motorized OB/GYN exam table, diagnostic equipment, medicines, and surgical supplies; assistive devices, such as eyeglasses, wheelchairs, canes, walkers, and specialized occupational therapy equipment for the new school for children with […]