Medicine Allows Man to Serve His Family and Town
January 4, 2019 | ISM, West Africa
B*, is a Thirty-eight-year-old man who lives in a neighbor district to the Barthimee Hospital, in Thies town. Here, he shares his experience as a frequent patient. He said:
I’ve been to the Barthimee Hospital several times. I’ve been there …
Microloans lead to new opportunities
March 17, 2017 | ISM, West Africa
Between July and December 2016 192 villagers of which 18 men were involved in the microloan program. The amount of $40,973 was lent to different accountability groups. The Lord allowed us to receive $4,551 of interest, and a faithful …
October 23, 2016 | ISM, West Africa
Hospital Barthimee received three different containers of medical supplies between July and December 2015. Not only Barthimee, but other Christian ministries benefited from the surplus of medicines. This has helped to strengthen the links between us and other missions and …
Medical Health Project
September 23, 2016 | ISM, West Africa
Barthimee’s neurosurgeon has been supported the last six months through Partners International funding. Two other technicians have opened radiology and ophthalmology departments, with the same channel of support.
The X-ray machine is currently leased from a private provider. Profits are …
August 23, 2016 | ISM, West Africa
During the last half of 2015, 284 women received training in nutrition and 397 malnourished babies received help. This program has helped save more than a dozen children and their mothers.
Nutrition is combined with biblical stories in our target …
Children Removed from the Streets?
August 5, 2016 | ISM, West Africa
It has been a recurrent discussion in the country that we need to eradicate the phenomenon of street children in Senegal. Discussions have been involving the Government, NGOs, funders and spiritual leaders. Over the past 15 years, several atempts left …
Outreach to Community
July 23, 2016 | ISM, West Africa
Our three-day campaign we call Jericho Project gathered more than 3,000 people. We held it this year in the Southwest Coast of Senegal, with the participation of the Barthimee medical team, our logistics team and the Executive Director.
A one-year-old …