News from Tarahumara Mission 7/25/17)

Dear friends, I would like to tell you that on Tuesday, July 18th, we received the visit of the accreditation staff of the Seguro Popular (Social Insurance). Our staff at the Clinic was examined as well as all the facilities and procedures we have established in care for our patients. All this information will be analyzed carefully in the central offices of Mexico City. The results will be given to us in three months. We continue working with good spirit and hoping to renew our agreement with the Seguro Popular. We feel very close to you in this process and we will continue to inform you. In the meantime, a greet with appreciation for each of you and God bless your projects and families. Mig

19th Annual TCHF Benefit Dinner - Saturday, October 7, 2017

The Tarahumara Children's Hospital Fund of Oregon will be holding our 19th Annual Benefit Dinner on Saturday, October 7th, 2017 at the Riverside Golf & Country Club here in Portland. Invitations will be sent out in July so please watch your mailboxes if you are an existing supporter. If you are newly interested in attending this event, please contact Peggy at 503-659-4342 for more information and/or to be included in future mailings. Thank you all for your wonderful support over the past 19 years and we look forward to seeing all of you in October! John and Peggy Brockamp and all of the TCHF of Oregon Board of Directors

Sports equipment donated to school

One of the events at the 2016 benefit in Portland, OR was "Play it Forward". When a patron purchased $100 or more of the raffle tickets, a sports ball would be purchased and sent to the mission in their name. It turned out to be very popular, and a total of 66 balls were sent along with a pump for inflating them. Father Miguel recently sent a "thank you" from the kids with photos.

Water For Life Project Update March 2017

Long time supporter of the TCHF of Oregon, Steve Schneider and his team are currently in Creel, MX working on the next phase of the Water for Life Project. Joined by his wife, family and friends they have all been busily working on the collection, analysis and interpretation of the data in order to determine which wells are candidates for restoration. This is the first time that a comprehensive scientific effort has been undertaken and we are so thankful to Steve (owner of Schneider Water Services in St. Paul, OR) for spearheading this project. Clean, safe and reliable water sources are not a "given" in this part of the world and waterborne diseases are a constant threat to the health and

News from Creel (03/13/2017)

Newsletter from Santa Teresita Complex Events at the national level Oaxaca State Oaxaca has become the visible and material expression of the criminalization of social protest. It is undeniable that anyone who has been molested, aggrieved, victimized by the violation of any of his fundamental rights, is immediately subject to a series of direct and indirect grievances for demanding respect for his rights and personal dignity. Peasants call for the production of national food: our agriculture is urgent, with new international policies. Peasant and indigenous organizations in the country highlighted the negative impact on large farmers and day laborers if they manage to implement barriers to M

George Michael Irwin (1932 - 2016)

George Michael Irwin prayerfully went to his eternal reward on June 15th at the age of 83 at Ochsner Medical Center in Baton Roouge. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Carolyn Clesi Irwin in 1990, 2 infant sons, grandson, brother, stepson and parents. He was a native and resident of New Orleans until he moved to Baton Rouge after hurricane Katerina, and loved living there. He is survived by his devoted wife Pat Decell Irwin, 2 daughters, 1 son, 8 grandchildren, and 1 great gramdchild, 8 step children, and many step grandchildren and great grandchildren. He graduated from LSU with a degree in chemical engineering. He was a member of Air Force ROTC. He worked for E.L.I. Inc. fro

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