Changing the Center

According to Muhammad, a 25 year-old cardiac surgical resident – and part of the newly launched ICHF mission – Nasiriyah is a small town, with only around two million residents. It is not the center of things. Not yet at least. His dream growing, up in Baghdad (a city of about 6 million), was always […]

A Drive Through Iraq

The 4:10 flight from Istanbul came in a little early. Even though many of us had been up all night traveling, the ICHF team was excited to get to work. Nabwa Qaragholi, the determined Executive Director of Living Light International, met the team at the Basra Airport. With a lethal combination of kindness and pushiness, […]

One Week in Ecuador

We were at the brightly painted and ambitiously named El Cielo Para Los Niños de Ecuador – Heaven for the Children of Ecuador – a foundation run by the ambitious Dra. Zorayda Figueroa. The good doctor is our liaison with the Hospital del Niño Dr. Francisco de Ycaza Bustamante, as well as the mission team’s […]