Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua

 
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 1 donation
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    What inspired me to spend time with Clinica Verde
    By - Kimberly Smith - Clinica Verde Board member
    In some families the expectations are for the children to be doctors or lawyers, in our family the expectation was always that we give back to our world and our community. Not that giving was your primary job, just that giving should always be part of anything you choose to do. In college I studied business and political...
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 4 donations
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 1 donation
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 3 donations
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 4 donations
    • 2 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    12 Hours of Travel - and an Intern's Perspective
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder
    Dear Supporters: I'd like to share two separate stories with you this month. One is a brief snapshot of two of our patients, written by Maria Jose Montiel, a Nicaraguan student of Communications who sometimes interviews patients for us. The other is a blog post by one of our interns, Paige Preston, a student at University...
    • 3 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 6 donations
    • 3 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 4 donations
    • 4 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has made updates to their project page.
    • 5 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    One Family's Story ...
    By - Maria Jose Montiel Castillo - Student at the Universidad Centroamericana
    By María José Montiel Castillo Julieta came to Clinica Verde from El Jocote, an area that belongs to a municipality in the department of Boaco. To get to the clinic, she woke at 4 in the morning. "We have to walk 30 minutes, then grab a bus or truck, then take another bus that brings us to Boaco. It takes us...
    • 5 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 11 donations
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 3 donations
    • 6 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    A look at 2013 - and ahead!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and CEO
    Dear Awesome Supporters: 2013 was a wonderful year for Clinica Verde as we continued to expand our services, strengthen our partnerships and serve our patients. Here are a few highlights: In 2013, we ... • Served 14,415 patients.• 37% of our patients were women of fertile age. We increased our number of prenatal...
    • 7 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 7 donations
    • 7 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has made updates to their project page.
    • 7 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 4 donations
    • 8 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Azucena - and What Makes Clinica Verde Special ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and CEO
    Azucena Narvaez Campos is one of our cherished nurses at Clinica Verde. She’s 22 years old, single, and lives in the community of Boaco with her parents. She is the youngest of 4 siblings. Azucena humbles us with her dedication to her work and kindness to all who enter Clinica Verde’s doors. It’s a...
    • 9 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 14 donations
    • 9 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Introducing someone special at Clinica Verde ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder
    Clinica Verde’s Director of Maintenance Roniels, 30, is in charge of taking care of our building and site. He has an 11-year-old son, and lives with his mother. Roniels is, simply, a treasure – a gentleman, highly responsible, with exceptional standards and great pride in his work. When people come to Clinica...
    • 10 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 10 donations
    • 10 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    "I would start crying out of nowhere ..."
    By - Maria Oviedo - University student in Nicaragua and CV intern
      When Ana Urbina, 47, visited Clínica Verde for the first time in November 2012, she complained of having body aches and pain in her right arm. She had suspected something was wrong with her heart since the day she experienced a sudden, acute pain in her chest, a feeling “like someone was pressing down on...
    • 11 months ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 4 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 51 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Mother of 17 Feels Blessed
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder
    Hola, Awesome Supporters! Do you ever wonder who our patients are? We have so many stories to share. I'd like to share just one, so that you get a glimpse into the world that you so generously support. Meet Eusebia ... MOTHER OF 17 FEELS BLESSED IN HER LIFETIME, 74-year-old Eusebia Rodríguez gave birth to 17...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Teaching Healthy Pregnancy and More ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder
    Dear Cherished Supporters: We want to share with you a few updates since our last report. • In early May, we held a training and counseling session at Clinica Verde for 30 mothers and young women over dangers and warning signs during and after pregnancy. The session took place, thanks to a partnership...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Continued Growth and Learning at Clinica Verde ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder
    Hello, Dear Supporters: Thanks to you and others like you, we continue to move forward and do good work at Clinica Verde! I'd like to share with you some highlights from the first quarter of 2013.   • From January through March of this year, we experienced 3,473 patient visits * Of these patients, 63% came from...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Booming with Babies - and More Patient News!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    We closed out the year 2012, having provided 13,942 consults at Clinica Verde. It was a great first year, during which we learned a lot. One of the high points for our Board of Directors is the exceptional leadership we have at the clinic. CV Director Dr. Alba Castillo and her dedicated team have exceeded our expectations...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    2 Stories To Make Your Day ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Awesome Supporters: This year, we've served 11,702 patients at Clinica Verde. That's pretty awesome. But while numbers are important to help us plot our progress, they tell only part of the story.  With that in mind, we want to share with you 2 short stories that we think will tell you a lot about Clinica Verde....
    • 1 year ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Clinica Verde: What's going on at the clinic?
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Hola, Amigos! Checking in with all of our awesome supporters at Global Giving! We continue to be busy at Clinica Verde, routinely seeing more than 1,000 patients per month. From January 2012 until the end of September 2012, Clinica Verde served 9,752 patients, primarily mothers, women and children.  Having just...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 89 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Cafetin Verde: A Small Business Success Story!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and CEO
    Clinica Verde was designed with a small cafe connected to the clinic, as a place where patients could relax and buy healthy food while offering a small business opportunity for a member of the local community. Cony de Fatima Acevedo Corrales stepped forward to take on the business. However, we quickly realized Cony...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Lots of good stuff going on!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Global Giving Supporters: We've been busy at Clinica Verde these past couple months! Since our opening in January of this year, we've seen over 6,500 patients. Under the able guidance of our Clinic Director Jennifer Owen, the staff has been fine-tuning processes and procedures, constantly looking for ways to improve...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Clinica Verde: A Busy First 3 Months!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Hola, Awesome Supporters: Just wanted to check in with you to give you an update on our first 3 months of full operations! From January through March, we saw 3,310 patients at Clinica Verde: 2,451 females and 859 males. Our staff has been working hard!  Our Clinic Director, Jennifer Owen, reported this recent story...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Clinica Verde: Open for Business!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Awesome Supporters: In the final weeks of January, our Board of Directors traveled together to Nicaragua for our annual meeting – and to see Clinica Verde open and serving patients. We wish you could have been there with us!Between January 9 and 31, we served 837 patients: 624 women, 213 men, 231 children under...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Training Day!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Awesome Supporters: On Friday, Dec. 16, Clinica Verde held a training day for all of its new employees. I delivered a welcome and congratulation to the team in Nicaragua via Skype at 6:30 a.m. Pacific and our leaders on the ground took over from there – doing an superb job orienting the group to the work...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Moving Forward!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Global Giving Supporters: Just a quick note to check in with you and let you know how we're progressing! In October we received our permit to operate from the Ministry of Health of Nicaragua and we're moving forward with the formal process of hiring and official clinic opening. The photo features a picture of job...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    On the Ground in Nicaragua ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Clinica Verde Supporters: As we work to raise awareness and support in the U.S., a lot of activity is taking place in Nicaragua. Our dedicated team in Managua and Boaco are working hard to keep our project moving forward. Here are some highlights of our progress:  • The American Nicaraguan Foundation...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua has received 98 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Our Equipment Arrives!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Hello, Awesome Supporters: We are happy to report to you that after a long (!!) delay in Nicaragua customs our shipment of medical supplies and equipment has arrived at Clinica Verde and has been inventoried by our Medical Director Dr. Armando Incer. Things look good, and we’re eager to unpack it all and get things...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Question: What is $15 To You?
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Excellent Supporters: What do you do with $15 a month? It's a cheese pizza, 4 lattes, 2 movie tickets. You've supported Clinica Verde in the past – now I'd like to ask you to stick with us moving forward as we work to bring health and hope to women and children living in poverty. Sign up to be a recurring donor...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Farewell, Sr. Siman ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    We've been lucky to have Juan Jorge Siman ("Johny") serve as our project manager and all-around man-on-the-ground in Nicaragua. He had a big and challenging job overseeing construction of the clinic, while keeping up with those of us in California who expected him to be there for us 24/7 – even if it interfered with...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Check Out the Clinic!
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder
    Dear Supporters: We just returned from our Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors in Nicaragua. It was a great trip! We got a lot done in committee and were able to celebrate just how far we've come in the past few years. One of the things that makes working on Clinica Verde especially rewarding and meaningful, is the...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    The Building is Nearly Done ... !
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Global Giving Supporters: Soon, I'll have some exciting new photos of our completed clinic building. Our construction team in Nicaragua is working hard to do the finishing work and paint the building this week, and our Board of Directors is preparing to meet in Nicaragua for our Annual Meeting. Things are looking...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    A simple message: Thank you.
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Dear Supporters: I just want to wish all of you a happy holiday season and say thank you. Thank you for being a compassionate person. Thank you for having a generous spirit. Thank you for being the kind of human being who improves and strengthens the world.  I hope you have a beautiful holiday filled with love,...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Healthcare for Pregnant Women in Nicaragua posted a progress report
    Construction Progress ...
    By - Susan Dix Lyons - Founder and Chair
    Hi, Awesome Supporters: Just wanted to give you a brief update on our construction progress. The roof is on and we're moving towards construction completion by the end of this year. Photos below! As Thanksgiving approaches, I want to thank each of your for your compassion and support. You are so important to the success...
    • 4 years ago
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Susan Dix Lyons

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Angwin, CA United States

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