Give Med Supplies to a Rural Hospital in Ecuador


Andean Health and Development would like to thank you and all our donors for contributing medical supplies to treat kids in rural Ecuador.

We still have a long way to go in stock Hospital Pedro Vicente Maldonado, but thanks to YOU we have already provided the following to indigent patients:

2000 thermometers for children's physical exams
6 air casts for kids with broken bones
9 pacifiers to premature babies born at the hospital

Unfortunately, many other hospitals and clinics in Ecuador turn people away unless they bring THEIR OWN medical supplies. AHD provides all necessary supplies, tests, and meds, and practices the highest standards of medicine. All hospital staff is local and doctors are trained through AHD's Physician Residency Program.  

Please help us spread the word by sharing this project on Facebook and Twitter.  Thank you so much for changing the way medicine is delivered in Ecuador's countryside.


Laura Dries
Director of U.S. Operations 


About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

donate now:

Retired Project

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?
Find another project in Ecuador or in Health that needs your help.


Project Leader

Laura Dries

Director of Development & Administration
New Berlin, WI United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Give Med Supplies to a Rural Hospital in Ecuador