More than 6.6 million children die each year before reaching the age of five.  Curamericas is helping to change this.  As we expand to help women and children around the world, we invite you to connect with us to help us reach our goals.

Curamericas Blog

07 / 30 / 2015
Curamericas Global supports World Breastfeeding Week and the practice of Exclusive Breast-Feeding (EBF).  Curamericas promotes breastfeeding as the best option for infant feeding and educate... More...
07 / 30 / 2015
Breastfeeding is an age-old practice carried out by mothers around the globe.  Yet in a globalizing world where the spread of information regarding best health practices is constantly evolving, b... More...
07 / 27 / 2015
This past year the project reduced child mortality by 37% across 89 communities. Not only that, but Curamericas also doubled our project coverage area and expanded services to... More...
07 / 22 / 2015
  Dear Friends, July 1 marked the start of a new partnership for Curamericas Global in Bo District, Sierra Leone. Sierra Leone is known for having the 2nd highest child mortality rat... More...
07 / 22 / 2015
David Hanna I think there are three major things we take for granted. The first is the cleanliness of our environment, the second is the healthcare we have access to, and the third is the ideology ... More...
07 / 06 / 2015
Dr. Chavez, Dr. Darlene Ray and Dr. Jonathan Melk Our partners at Consejo de Salud Rural Andino (CSRA) in Bolivia have been working hard to improve the health and well-being of women and childr... More...
07 / 05 / 2015
  A group of five volunteers from Fayetteville Academy traveled to our project site in rural Guatemala in June to support our partners at Curamericas-Guatemal... More...
07 / 02 / 2015
Thank You to our Summer Volunteers! Two groups from North Carolina traveled many miles to serve the women and children in our project in the rural highlands of Guatemala. These volunteers are a vit... More...
06 / 25 / 2015
Picture it. A microscopic virus worms its way into the body and finds its way into the cells of its newly minted host. It hides quietly, rapidly making copies of itself and its own DNA inside the norm... More...
06 / 01 / 2015
Written by: Barbara Hotelling, Curamericas International Volunteer, and Duke University Clinical Nursing Educator  Over spring break 2015, a clinical nurse educator and three Duke nu... More...
06 / 01 / 2015
Giving Back the Right Way By Rob Pavone, International Volunteer with Curamericas Global and Engineer at Cisco Rob travelled to Curamericas Global’s project in Bolivia with his father in 2... More...
05 / 26 / 2015
Written by Florence Amadi, Program Manager - Africa Faith Langat, Tabitha Clinic's Manager at a health education session Over the past two years, ... More...
05 / 26 / 2015
Curamericas Global's founder, Dr. Henry B. Perry is holding an online course on Coursera entitled Health for All through Primary Health Care will begin on Wednesday, May 27 and... More...
05 / 05 / 2015
Written by Andrew Herrera, Executive Director at Curamericas Global A few months ago, we received an email out of the blue inviting us to submit a grant proposal to the Eas... More...
04 / 21 / 2015
On April 7th, we celebrated World Health Day with a bang – live music, food, drinks, and a ton of raffle prizes at Kings in downtown Raleigh. The night started off wi... More...
04 / 21 / 2015
Where else do you get to climb on ancient ruins? Volunteers who have traveled with us to Guatemala often say that it was an amazing, life-changing experience. ... More...
04 / 21 / 2015
Positive deviance (PD) is a unique approach to global health that we are utilizing in our Guatemala Casas Maternas program, which is generously funded by Ronald McDonald House... More...
04 / 20 / 2015
Community members at a Curamericas project site in Liberia Doctors are yet to discover a cure for Ebola, which first surfaced in the Democratic Republic o... More...
04 / 15 / 2015
The following is an account from our partners at Nehnwaa Child Survival Project, Ganta United Method Hospital, Liberia.  A community meeting enco... More...
04 / 08 / 2015
We would like to send a giant thank you to the students of Apex High School, who recently held a medical supply drive that collected over $2,000 worth of supplies for Curameri... More...
03 / 04 / 2015
Community members listen to a lesson about Ebola In January 2015, Curamericas Global launched a program to combat the Ebola outbreak in Liberia. The project will re... More...
02 / 04 / 2015
This past year has been a busy one at Curamericas Global, and we’re especially proud of our Guatemala program. This program began in 2002 with the goal of improving the health of children and wo... More...
01 / 08 / 2015
After several months battling the spread of Ebola in Liberia, Dr. Albert Willicor, Medical Director at Ganta United Methodist Hospital in Nimba county, sends his thanks and a few positive notes.&... More...
12 / 23 / 2014
.  Dr. Jay Cherwa is a Biology Instructor at Central Alabama Community College in Alexander City, Alabama. As a trained virologist, Dr. Cherwa understands th... More...
12 / 22 / 2014
Did you know that you can get great tax deductions by making a year-end gift? Curamericas Global is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, which means that every gift you make to us ... More...
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