International Work

A Doctor’s Mission, Heard by Thousands of Children in Nepal

At an early age, when her grandfather died from a brain abscess that began as a minor ear infection, Dr. Milan Maharjan […]

Casa de la Amistad Convenes Pediatric Cancer Forum

AbbVie Foundation and Direct Relief Support Improved Access for Underserved Mexican Children MEXICO CITY, Feb. 8, 2017— Casa de la Amistad para […]

What a Difference a Person Can Make: a Conversation with Edna Adan

Edna Adan has made helping mothers and babies the mission of her life, and does so in her homeland of Somaliland, where […]

Protecting Front-Line Health Workers from Infectious Disease in Rural Haiti #HelptheHelpers

In early December, a little boy arrived at the gates of St. Boniface Hospital nestled between his mother and father on a […]

How a Hand-Made Hygiene Kit Empowers Girls to Stay in School

Globally, millions of women and girls lack access to feminine products and sanitation resources during their periods. While menstruation is a natural […]

Helping Patients in Afghanistan Manage Their Diabetes #HelptheHelpers

Nearly 40 percent of the Afghan population lacks access to basic health services, causing many to suffer from serious, yet preventable, diseases. […]