Pen Pals in Honduras
In April, Dr Young visited with students in Newtown Connecticut to have them write letters for children he would visit in the town of La Florida in the Opatoro, La Paz, region of Honduras. Dr Young was one of a number of doctors who traveled to the area in May to provide medical care with the Community Health Partnership Honduras (CHPH).
Two young girls are taking steps towards a better, healthier future with the help of Levine Children’s Hospital and Atrium Health Services and One World Surgery.
When an infection threatened this 6-year-old’s life, our volunteers and Americares teamed up to provided critical treatment.
We need your support to provide safe, reliable housing for CHP-H’s volunteers, as well as for other NGOs working in the region.
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Cape Cod has a special connection with Honduras, and it has nothing to do with nightly news reports about a migrant caravan numbering about 5,000 so far at the U.S. border.
Miriam Avila teaches at Lempira. She holds a stack of elaborately decorated letters — the replies her students will be sending back with the brigade to kids in Newtown.
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