Our Stories

  • How does Timmy choose its communities?

    Despite the widespread poverty in much of Ecuador, choosing the communities in which we work is a more complicated task than it may seem. Four years ago, we started a community adoption system in Quito in which we specified four communities to become official Timmy neighborhoods. The purpose was to create a continuity of care in which these four communities

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  • Timmy and CAMTA Come Together to Help a Single Mother in Need

    Sonia Bustillos an hour before her surgery. Another non-profit presence in Ecuador for the last decade has been CAMTA (Canadian Association of Medical Teams Abroad). Each year CAMTA sends an orthopedic surgical brigade to Quito at Tierra Nueva, our International Partner Organization, to provide low-cost surgical intervention to around 40 adults and 25 children during two weeks. The procedures range

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  • Inauguration of Hospital Padre Carollo “Un Canto a La Vida”

    On October 1st, Timmy Global Health was proud to join our partner organization, Fundación Tierra Nueva, in celebrating the inauguration of its new hospital, Hospital Padre Carollo “Un Canto a La Vida”, in Quito, Ecuador. The completed hospital was the dream of Tierra Nueva’s founder, the late priest Father José Carollo. For many, the hospital represents a manifestation of the love and

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