Submitted by Tatumn Zale, Development Associate The 5th of December is World Soil Day. Soil is the ultimate life supply for healthy food, ecology, and a healthy planet as a whole! This day is marked each year to commemorate the birthday of Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world’s longest-reigning king. King Adulyadej […]
Donate Medical Supplies
Each year, Esperança distributes millions in donated medical supplies and equipment to needy families in Arizona and Nicaragua.
Christmas Angels 2021
We’re on a mission to sponsor 100 low-income children and seniors around the state of Arizona this holiday season. Spread joy this year and adopt an angel today!
Bringing Q’eros Culture to Your Home
Bring home a piece of Peru by purchasing a gorgeous, handmade item from our gift shop. The best part? 100% of every purchase goes back to support health initiatives in the remote Andean villages of the Q’ero people.
WHERE WE WORK
In order to better work toward health equity for everyone, Esperança’s model is to partner with an in-country NGO who understands the unique needs of their community. Each partnership is thoroughly vetted and the programs are customized to match their needs. Click on a country to learn more!
Join the Mission
Submitted by Anna Ortiz, Global Health & Development Director I have held many titles throughout my life, but the one that has most significantly impacted me is “volunteer.” I have been a volunteer for as long as I can remember. Even as young as seven, I would accompany my dad on […]
Submitted by Tami Bohannon, Chief Advancement OfficerI define gratitude as the quality of being thankful; having a readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. I feel extremely blessed that I am surrounded by gratitude daily. I am especially aware of it as we kick off the holiday season. […]
Submitted by Tami Bohannon, Chief Advancement OfficerSince 1981 the United Nations has invited us to call attention to and celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women every November 25. My memory goes back to 1997 – my brand-new baby girl asleep in her cradle a few steps from […]
The closure of schools in Mexico due to the pandemic has hindered the education of children and young people; many low-income families lacking the internet and technology needed for online classes. Esperança’s indigenous partner, Educarte AIM Mexico, seeks to open more homework centers so that more children can continue with […]
Submitted by Luis Placencia, Public Ally/Marketing Associate November 19th is the worldwide day to celebrate the positive value men bring to the world, their families, and communities. Now celebrated in more than 90 countries worldwide, International Men’s Day is gaining traction and deepening understanding of issues pertaining to men. One of […]