From the Field: Guatemala

  • A Team Effort to Fight Infant Mortality in Guatemala

    by Lucinda Grande Many of us in the medical profession can recall a single moment of passionate clarity during a…

  • Fine Cuisine in Buena Vista

    By: Jess Reichard, Medical Project Assistant – Guatemala With a mixture of apprehension, excitement, and immense amounts of pasta, Anna,…

  • What Guatemala Gave Me

    By Maria Alatorre IU Trip Participant “It is so easy to incorrectly assume that because you do more, or because…

  • Helping Babies Breathe

    A comparison of trainings in Guatemala and Washington By: Anna Pollock, Medical Project Coordinator – Guatemala Earlier in the year,…

  • Learning and Growing in Buena Vista, Guatemala

    By: Jess Reichard This week, members of Timmy’s Guatemala team visited La Victoria and Buena Vista, two communities participating in…

  • What Is Your Reality?

    By Jackie Kercheval, Tufts Timmy Chapter Member, Participant in the Tufts Guatemala Brigade, January 7-14, 2012 I had been told…

  • Conversations with Midwives in Quetzaltenango

    By: Anna Pollock One of the main goals of the Health Capacity Building Grant in Quetzaltenango is to improve the…

  • Families from Tierra Colorada and Llanos de Pinal Join the “NutriButter” Program

    By: Jessica Reichard Just as the holidays were approaching in Guatemala, Pop Wuj and Timmy initiated a brand new group…

  • Stove Evaluations and Hiring Community Health Workers in Quetzaltenango

    By: Anna Pollock, Medical Project Coordinator, Guatemala This fall has been a time of new beginnings here in Xela!  After…

  • Initiation of the Timmy and Pop-Wuj capacity building grant in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala

    By: Anna Pollock Medical Project Coordinator, Guatemala Last spring, Timmy received a large privately funded grant to increase the capacity…