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Walking alongside our patients

*MedSend Grant Recipients Drs. Jared and Jenny Brockington, now serving in Kenya, share how healthcare changes lives and communities. Charity was born to a first-time mom with HIV. Normally, that one statement is enough to make any healthcare provider pause with concern. In Africa, it is all too common, but amazing efforts over the last 2…

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Following in Jesus’ footsteps

I was very inspired by MedSend grant recipients Jane Weaver, MD, and Andrew and Stephanie (MD) Ongukas’ deep love for the people they minister to. When I asked Stephanie how she felt about beginning her outreach into a Nairobi slum (was she nervous, scared?) … her only response was “excited.” As she begins her ministry…

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MedSend News – 5.1.2018 – Rick Allen on Vocal Point Radio Show

MedSend’s Rick Allen Makes Appearance on Vocal Point Radio Show May 1, 2018– MedSend’s president and CEO, Rick Allen, will make an appearance this week on the Vocal Point radio show, broadcasted by GraceNetRadio.com. Allen joins Vocal Point host Jerry Newcombe to discuss the work of the MedSend ministry, and the more than 25 year…

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MedSend News

MedSend Releases 2017 Annual Report  Healthcare mission support organization concludes milestone year in 2017  April 30, 2018– STRATFORD, CT –MedSend, a non-profit ministry today announced the release of its 2017 Annual Report. The report details the ministry’s impact during its milestone 25th anniversary year. Notably, the ministry announced that it had approved its 650th grant…

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When God Calls

The Calling: Stephanie’s Story “[In Sudan], I was in the middle of testing a four-year-old patient’s hearing when it hit me that his profound hearing loss would keep him from hearing the gospel,” Stephanie recalls. “He lives in a place where there is not an opportunity for him to learn sign language and certainly no…

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MedSend Founder is with the Lord

By Rick Allen, MedSend President & CEO We are deeply saddened to begin the New Year by reporting that MedSend co-founder Dr. David S. Topazian passed from this life on December 29, 2017. A distinguished oral surgeon who frequently volunteered on medical missions throughout the world, Dr. Topazian also served as a leader in his…

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