Please Pray for Nicaragua

April 23rd, 2018 To all of our AMOS Friends,  
 We’re writing to you because, as you may know, following an announcement by the Nicaraguan government of a significant hike in the social security taxes, Nicaragua has had 5 days of unrest with university students and opposition groups taking to the streets to protest the reforms. […]

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Saving Lives in Rural Nicaragua

It was the middle of the night in the remote community of La Danta, in the RACCS region, and María began to bleed very badly. María was a new mother. She didn’t know it then, but she was having a postpartum hemorrhage (bleeding after delivery of a baby), and her life was at risk. Five […]

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Annual Report Sneak Peek:
How Aura Estela Found Support For Her Health

By Lydia Caldera AMOS Development Coordinator Special thanks to Agape Visuals for the video and last photo in this article. Pst! This story is a sneak peek of some of the content you’ll find in our 2017 Annual report – be on the lookout for more great stories, photos, and data next month! Aura Estela […]

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How Aura Estela Found Support For Her Health
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In the Face of the Unexpected, Isaac Saves the Lives of a Young Mother and Her Baby

By Natalie Walter AMOS Communications Coordinator ¡Leer esta historia en español! Serving the Most Vulnerable According to the World Health Organization, “complications during pregnancy and childbirth are the leading cause of death for 15 to 19 year-old girls globally.” AMOS’ commitment to the most vulnerable means that if a teen pregnancy does occur in one […]

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AMOS’ 10th Anniversary

Leer esta historia en español Thank you for helping AMOS to celebrate 10 years as an organization, and 50 years since the beginnings of the ministry on which we were founded! At the end of November and beginning of December, AMOS Health & Hope has had the opportunity to celebrate the legacy of the Dr. […]

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Why Women Like Cándida Are Not Alone

By Lydia Caldera, AMOS Health & Hope Development Coordinator Agustín Malueños, the health promoter in his community of El Cedro, in the South Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua, knows that it’s a big decision for any woman in a rural community in Nicaragua to leave her home to give birth. Concerns about care for children who […]

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Celebrating Birthdays:
Newborn Babies and AMOS’ 10th Anniversary

By Natalie Walter AMOS Health & Hope Communications Coordinator When a baby is born, we celebrate! This joyous occasion marks the beginning of something new and beautiful, and is a day that will be celebrated every year to come. Birthdays give us a moment to remember with joy when loved ones began their lives, and […]

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Newborn Babies and AMOS’ 10th Anniversary
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Thank You for Supporting AMOS Health and Hope’s Zika Prevention Kits

By Dr. Laura Chanchien Parajón, Medical Director Did you know that the mosquito is the most deadly animal in the world? The mosquito kills more people than any other animal? (See this article for more info!) The Zika virus is also transmitted by mosquitoes! And while symptoms are minor for most people and doesn’t kill […]

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Empowering Communities to Tackle the Effects of Climate Change –
We Are In This Together!

By Maria Grant and Natalie Walter ¡Leer esta historia en español! Climate Change is a Social Justice Issue These days perhaps more than ever, we see tragedies caused by natural disasters over and over again in the news. Communities all over the Americas and the Caribbean are facing hurricanes, wildfires, flooding, and other forces beyond […]

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We Are In This Together!
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Webinar: The Key to Health for All

By Natalie Walter AMOS Health & Hope Communications Coordinator At AMOS, we love telling the story of a community coming together to recognize a problem they face and decide how to use their own resources, knowledge, and passion to solve their community’s challenges. And we love to hear your stories about your work, too! That’s […]

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