Author: newperuworking

The 2019 DB Peru Blue Butterfly Gala was, yet again, the most beautiful night of the year! We started in the jungle, and this year we returned to the jungle on the wings of the beautiful Blue Morpho butterfly. We would like to thank German Ambassador Herzberg and his wife Sofia for hosting this spectacular evening of...

This exciting project is underway to build medicine huts in jungle villages in order to have supplies of medicines where there are no pharmacies. The sponsor of this project is Altro, a company in England that will test their cladding products in the jungle environment by the construction of medicine and storage huts in select...

In the midst of fun and games, volunteers at the health fair fitted hundreds of reading glasses, provided screening for blood pressure and blood sugar, as well as taught back safety and dental care. One of our more popular stations was for breast exams, performed by our nurses and doctors. More than hundred women had the...

One of our hallmark programs is follow-up of patients of concern in the river villages.  Many of our volunteers have been involved with these visits.  At any given time, there are patients in the river villages who have serious chronic illnesses, or acute illness that needs to be followed to assure that they are improving. Meet...

Having a film crew with us has led to some amazing observations about our organization, as well as documenting our work and programs. Global Scream Productions from Nashville led by Anne Fentress, filmmaker, and Josephine Vandevender are here with cameraman Eduardo Delgado and sound man Daniel Saavedra from Lima, interviewing Renzo Peña, Vice President of...