It is always surprising how long it takes to get organized and despite a lot of downsizing when we moved to our new Warehouse we are still working to get our smaller space to work effectively. Not only do we need space to accept donations but also space to sort supplies and repair equipment, and Read more about Still Unpacking & Unpacking[…]
Just a quick note to say that the August 19th container load has been cancelled due to logistical difficulties. Thank you to all who planned to come out & help. Enjoy your weekend!
A forty-foot container was loaded on July 15, 2017 with medical supplies and equipment bound for Puntland in northern Somalia. Our partners in this shipment are the Winnipeg Islamic Centre Mission. The supplies will be used at the Garoowe General Hospital and the Agaram Health Centre. The container will be shipped to Abu Dhabi Read more about Loading for Somalia[…]
Janice and Linda teamed to organize the container Ogun, Nigeria in partnership with the Nigerian Association for Young Adults of Canada Inc. They both provided short reports on the loading. As stated in the application, “the supplies would be delivered to Ogun State General Hospital where they would be distributed to various departments based Read more about Loading for Nigeria[…]
On May 14th, our partners Delayne & Mike Weeks came all the way from their home in Alberta to help us load our seventh container to Cambodia. Unlike previous containers, this shipment included consumable and diagnostic supplies for small rural clinics as well as a few pieces of equipment and supplies earmarked for Nokor Read more about Loading for Cambodia[…]
On Saturday, March 12th, the process of collecting items for the shipment to Nigeria began. Shola, his wife, sister and 4 to 5 other Nigerian volunteers came to the warehouse every Saturday for 4 weeks, applying numbers (692 in all), piling boxes from small to large, filling cabinets and wiping down equipment. During the week, Read more about Loading for Nigeria[…]