Her nick-name is "Happy", but she's a bit scared School is waiting - so are her friends! Safe Water for School Children in Rural Vietnam Nhu with her mom and MEDRIX staff after surgery


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MEDRIX works to save lives and improve the quality of life of disadvantaged people in Vietnam by providing Medical, Educational and Development Resources through International eXchange. In 2000, MEDRIX became an official non-profit organization in Washington State and in 2002 MEDRIX received official Non-Government Organization licensure to operate in Vietnam. Prior to this, co-founder and Executive Director LaRelle Catherman was invited to conduct research alongside Vietnamese physicians on home treatment for diarrhea in Hue, Vietnam. It became evident that most children suffered from diarrhea due to lack of safe water. Co-founder of MEDRIX, meteorologist, and businessman Robert Catherman... read more

Project Leaders
LaRelle Catherman
LaRelle Catherman
LaRelle Catherman, Ha Thi Thu T Pham
Organization Information
14831 NE 87th St.
Redmond, WA 98052
United States
Organization Information
14831 NE 87th St.
Redmond, WA 98052
United States

Project Reports

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Feb 9, 2022
Let's Go!
One Butterfly to Another:   Oh, Where, Oh, Where?” - “Let’s go!” Oh, where or where is the pre-school? I hear It’sdown the lane.   Oh, where or where...
Feb 3, 2022
Life Continues! Gratefully
Life Saving Heart Surgery for children is a continuing need.  Even during this extended period of Covid the reality remains - Children are born with heart abnormalities!  These children have...
Oct 16, 2021
Smiling faces are so happy to be back in school
These smiling faces are beginning to go back to school.  Boy are they happy!  And like many schools in the United States, Covid has once again affected community education.   And...
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