Most recently I visited Lima, Peru with the humanitarian organization from Canada, Voluntarios de Santa Cruz. We set up a makeshift clinic in a small school in the lowest income area of Lima. In 8 clinic days we were able to treat 2854 patients between myself, 2 other doctors and some medical students. The Peruvian people are amazing and were very grateful for any help we could offer. Some patients had lived a majority of their lives legally blind by American standards and we were able to provide prescription eyewear to these patients on location. I can't tell you how many people offered blessings and
This group has been serving the world with eye care services for over 15 years now. If you would like to donate to their cause you can do so on their website via this link.