Breaking Ground

Breaking Ground

The crowd applauded and the cameras clicked as the first shovelful of cement dropped into the foundation of the new medical clinic in San Jose Villanueva, El Salvador. The ceremony signified the launch of a new phase in the Speroway plan to bring medical care to the disadvantaged people of

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FIRST NATION BUNK BED PROGRAM

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After several months of planning, I am pleased to report the First Nation Bunk Bed Program is launching.  Here are some of the reasons why we

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MEDICAL-DENTAL: TEAM TO GUATEMALA

I can always be sure when returning from a Medical-Dental Team excursion, that I will be asked several times, “When is the next trip and where is it going?”. Because of the preparation time required, we are careful to leave sufficient time between travels to Central America. My answer in

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NORTHERN ONTARIO: NEWS FROM MISH ADVENTURES

Up to 50 children a day arrive at the Mish Adventures home base by bus each day! And they arrive to a host of great activities; from swimming to volleyball and of course, eating food!
The weather in the North has been ideal; never too hot and never too

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DR. ANTHONY BROWN REFLECTS ON HAITI

Dr. Anthony Brown has been featured prominently in post about our medical-dental teams as he is the FTC Canada Medical Team Advisor, working closely with Ken Dick, President of FTC Canada.
This video was taken shortly after Dr. Brown returned from Haiti. He was there with a team that

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MEDICAL-DENTAL TEAM IN EL SALVADOR

In December 2009, Dr. Tony Brown and I visited El Salvador to search out 5 communities that would benefit from the visit of an FTC Canada Medical-Dental Team planning a trip there for early February 2010. It was not difficult to determine where some of the greatest needs existed.

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HELPING HANDS: FTC CANADA IN HAITI

We trust you have had a chance to read previous blog posts about Haiti. If not, please take the time to read about our emergency medical trip to Port-au-Prince.
Prior to the massive earthquake of January 12, 2010, FTC Canada was partnering with Mission of Hope and others in the

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