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June 13, 2012

Global Development & Relief SUPPORTS International Medical Relief

Global Development & Relief SUPPORTS International Medical Relief.
May 20, 2012


It is with great sadness that I report to you that on the afternoon of May 3, 2012 a devastating fire broke out in the workshop […]
September 2, 2011

Medical Response to Crisis in Africa

HISG’s Kay Hiramine talks about his recent trip to Libya to deliver medical supplies.
May 1, 2011


Simultaneously, IMR was delivering medication to refugee communities along the Tunisia-Libya border and assessing the living conditions with one of our partner organizations. The majority of […]
April 1, 2011
scene from Libya


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Mar 29, 2011 BENGHAZI, LIBYA- As opposing forces fight for territory in Libya, IMR completes a large humanitarian mission to bring medical supplies […]
April 5, 2010

IMR Video

On any international medical relief trip helping those that have no way to care for themselves is the primary goal. Every person you encounter will desperately […]
April 4, 2010

IMR Announces Plan for 2010 to Help Eradicate Malaria

The World Health Organization estimates that each year 300-500 million cases of malaria occur and more than 1 million people die of malaria, especially in developing […]
April 4, 2010
medical mission international nurse and child in Nicaragua

2009 Vaccination Campaign in Senegal Proves Huge Success

Every year, 2.4 million children die from preventable diseases. IMR is saving some of these lives. Our vaccination program helps to give vaccinations to those that […]
April 4, 2010
Ethiopian girl waiting outside clinic

IMR provides school and medical supplies for Umuahia, Nigeria

International Medical Relief supported a container shipment that went to Umuahia, Nigeria. Here, a needy hospital, the Hospital for the Poor, run by the Catholic Church […]
April 4, 2010

3 Year Agriculture Project for Ethiopia to be fulfilled in 2010

In 2007, IMR volunteer Pete Ambrose (pictured here in Ethiopia) embarked on a quest to provide agricultural assistance to a needy orphanage in remote Ethiopia, Elshadai […]
April 4, 2010

Education Supplies Delivered to Elshadai Orphan Village

Two IMR volunteers, Keren Etzion and Jessica Genninger embarked on a project to provide education supplies in Ethiopia. After raising support for nearly three years, the […]
April 4, 2010

Disabled Volunteers Pack Container for Orphans with Similar Handicaps

IMR shipped a container of much needed education and medical supplies to Wukro, Ethiopia in late 2009. “I am grateful to your great deed for the […]
April 4, 2010

Saving a Life in Senegal

On International Medical Relief’s most recent trip to a remote village in sub-Saharan Africa, a young boy between the ages of one and two, was brought […]