2020 Coronavirus News and Updates for Guatemala

2020 Coronavirus News and Updates for Guatemala

Like so many countries throughout the world, Guatemala was not able to avoid the arrival of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). As a medical mission organization, a significant portion of our volunteers and supporters are healthcare providers and we continue to pray for your...
Dr. Ben Mack

Dr. Ben Mack

Service To Others: A Family Affair Dr. Ben Mack has volunteered with Refuge International on at least a dozen trips over the past few years. A dynamic and committed surgeon, Dr. Mack makes a significant difference in the lives of people in Longview and Guatemala. It...
Amanda Judd, NP

Amanda Judd, NP

A Life’s Path Transformed By A Global Perspective Amanda Judd, a nurse practitioner from Colorado, did not always intend to go into the field of medicine. While living in Mexico, pursuing an education in anthropology and sociology, she visited a Mayan village to...
The Coronavirus Pandemic in Guatemala

The Coronavirus Pandemic in Guatemala

While the borders remain closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic there is still a way you can help the people of Guatemala! Make A Donation To Feed Families During The Pandemic Food insecurity has increased significantly throughout Guatemala as the country has been...
Laurel Zeller

Laurel Zeller

I was privileged this past November to travel to Guatemala with an organization called Refuge International. I was part of a minor surgery team that returns to the mountainous town of Chocola three times a year at the invitation of local doctor Sergio Castillo....