Isaac is unable to walk. He assumes he has multiple sclerosis, but he has no way of testing to be sure. Isaac was never treated for his disease.
Through Gifts-That-Grow, CAM’s clinic in Nicaragua provides Ilda with the medicine she needs to help her baby recover from sickness and relieve her pain.
When you donate to the Gifts-That-Grow program, your gift “grows” significantly! Here’s how. Each year, millions of dollars’ worth of free medicines, food, nutritional supplements, and other items are offered to CAM for free.
Four-year-old Veronicka, pictured above, came to a CAM-supported clinic in Haiti with diarrhea and severe vomiting. Her symptoms pointed to cholera, a sickness that would result in death if not treated quickly. As part of her recovery process, she was very happy to drink the yummy mango-flavored Pediatric Electrolyte provided by CAM. Millions of dollars’… Read more
This Christmas you can give a gift that will multiply the value of your dollar. Because the value of products donated to CAM far exceeds the cost to procure them, every dollar you give to Gifts-That-Grow helps us acquire $125 worth of gifts for various countries. Irina is a widow who lives in a nursing… Read more
An itchy rash covered little Yojeisi’s body when she arrived at the CAM clinic in Waslala, Nicaragua. Our staff was glad for the free chewable antibiotic they could pass on to help heal this 18-month-old, and relieve her of her misery. CAM receives millions of dollars’ worth of free medicines each year for those in… Read more
What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. This is what love looks like.” –Saint Augustine For the past 10… Read more
Your gifts reached all the way to Haiti and blessed little Eustache. Her throat ached, and she had a hard time breathing. Eustache’s father was relieved to get Children’s Cough and Sore Throat medicine for her at a clinic stocked with free medicines from CAM. Medicine is something we often take for granted, but in… Read more
Little Meyling from Nicaragua is one of many disabled children who have received a wheelchair from CAM. When she was a baby, Meyling suffered a very high fever for several days, causing a stroke that left her physically handicapped. In spite of this, she still has a beaming smile. The gift of a wheelchair not… Read more
Almost anywhere that CAM works, adult disposable briefs are critically needed. Rosalina, a 10-year-old girl from Ukraine who suffers from cerebral palsy, is one of the many people who receives help with donated adult briefs. Buying disposable briefs in Ukraine would cost Rosalina’s parents $90 each month. For a family who already struggles, this amount… Read more
Nine-month-old Bety, pictured at right, eagerly drinks a can of PediaSure at CAM’s Balm of Gilead Clinic in Nicaragua. She weighed in at only 11 pounds after suffering chronic diarrhea that left her severely underweight. In an attempt to help her small body regain health, the clinic staff gave her liquid nutrition, the antibiotic Metronidazole,… Read more
Almost anywhere in the world that CAM works, adult briefs are a critically needed item especially for the handicapped! Augustina lives in a poor village in Romania. Three of her eight children are disabled, and her husband also struggles with health problems. Augustina does her best to care for the family, but the load is… Read more
“Thank you for the Ocean Mist hand soap!” writes Lori from the Real Hope for Haiti clinic. “This is a wonderful product that we are so happy to use in the ICU of our nutrition center.” Many children come to the Real Hope for Haiti clinic with diarrhea, malnutrition, and a run-down immune system. Soap… Read more
Millions of dollars’ worth of medicines, nutritional supplements, and other items are donated to CAM each year. Through the Gifts-That-Grow program, CAM is able to procure these items and make them available to needy people in developing countries. Figueroa and his wife Paula have been coming to CAM’s Balm of Gilead Clinic in Waslala, Nicaragua,… Read more