Everyone deserves to have health and hope.

A world with health and hope for all.

Through partnerships with communities, churches, individuals, and organizations, we work alongside vulnerable people to create a world where no child dies from a preventable disease. Together, we seek a world of peace and justice, with health and hope for all.

How We Help

You help us put effective and empowering health care into practice.

The AMOS Health and Hope Legacy

The dream for AMOS began in 1967 with the work of Dr. Gustavo Parajón, a physician, medical missionary, and American Baptist Pastor. Faced with overwhelming need in the poorest rural communities, Dr. Parajón frequently remarked, “In Nicaragua, a doctor shouldn’t just be a doctor; a doctor must also be a teacher.”

This vision for empowerment gave birth to a broad health care initiative that continues to focus on local leadership development to improve the health of vulnerable people in need.

Your Impact in Nicaragua

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Voices of Hope: “I Am a Leader, Thanks to You”

Voices of Hope: “I Am a Leader, Thanks to You”

Everyone has the power to create change. Every voice deserves to be heard. You help us work alongside local leaders and listen to their voices. These are just a few of the voices of the people with whom you share health and hope. MARÍA PAIZ: I am 18 years old and have been participating in AMOS’ Youth…

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Voices of Hope: You Make “Love, Family, and Solidarity” Possible

Voices of Hope: You Make “Love, Family, and Solidarity” Possible

Everyone has the power to create change. Every voice deserves to be heard. You help us work alongside local leaders and listen to their voices. These are just a few of the voices of the people with whom you share health and hope. María, Julio, Adahir, and Amaya González Rayo: María: My husband and I…

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