Noticias y Exposiciones

Solidarity medicines for Honduras

2019.03.25 //

The Foundation supplies the necessary medicines to the San Benito José Medical Center to provide the necessary health services in the Comayagua region.

Despite being one of the most populated cities in the country, in Comayagua there is only one public hospital and 3 health centers to serve the entire population. Faced with this lack of health infrastructure, the San Benito José Medical Center (founded by the Franciscan Friars of Renewal) was born in 2004 to offer free medical services to the neediest.

The patient profile includes families with 6 members with an income of less than € 200 per month, single mothers and their children, elderly people without family support, among others.

Thanks to the almost 10,000 euros contributed by the Foundation, the necessary drugs have been purchased to supply the dental, psychological and surgical services, as well as the pre and postnatal care offered by the clinic.

Thanks to this, the 25,000 patients who come to the center have already benefited