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Groups send medical supplies to Ethiopia

by Sydney Hildebrandt / WFP The Times / Friday, Dec. 11, 2020 An airplane full of medical supplies is on its way to Ethiopia, where thousands of people have been killed or displaced due to an ongoing conflict in the country’s northern region of Tigray. Ethio-Canadian Network for Advocacy and Support — whose vice-chair is Read more about Winnipeg Free Press / The Times<br> Groups send medical supplies to Ethiopia[…]

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Loading for El Salvador

We finally managed to send our long awaited container to El Salvador! Originally scheduled to be loaded last March, the container had to be cancelled when the beds slated to be included were recalled by Winnipeg Regional Health Authority hours before loading was to begin. Unfortunately, we had to vacate our warehouse space and we Read more about Loading for El Salvador[…]

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Winnipeg Medical Supply Charity Seeks New Home

A Winnipeg charity that has diverted more than 1,000 tons of used medical equipment from local landfills to needy faraway hospitals may soon have to throw in the towel. International Hope Canada says it will be forced to shut down operations if a donated warehouse space cannot be found. JOHN WOODS / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Read more about Winnipeg Free Press <br> Winnipeg Medical Supply Charity Seeks New Home[…]

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Loading for Ukraine

On October 5th, the Manitoba Provincial Council of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress funded a container destined for Kharkiv Zaitsev and Kharkiv Military Hospitals and the Yaremche Rehabilitation Hospital. We were able to provide 52 beds and mattresses as well as two gurneys and two physiotherapy treatment tables.

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Loading for Kenya

Connie, one of our volunteers, was finally able to realize her dream of sending a container to her home village of Muhoroni in Kenya. She included the usual assortment of beds, wheelchairs, canes and crutches, exam tables and received a cautery machine, endoscopy tower, baby bassinettes, a microscope, along with many lab supplies. Connie also Read more about Loading for Kenya[…]