Only Two More Days of the SVH Matching Campaign

We are down to the FINAL TWO DAYS of the Sacred Valley Health matching campaign and we have been overwhelmed by the INCREDIBLE support. We are thrilled to announce that we’ve received over $11,000 of donations so far!  But we still have a few more thousand to raise to take full advantage of the generous…

Happy Holidays from Sacred Valley Health!

We have received $5400 in gifts since we launched our matching campaign a few days ago. We have a week to go, so please keep spreading the word. Thank you all for your support! Merry Christmas! Feliz Navidad!

An Incredible Funding Opportunity for Sacred Valley Health!

In the spirit of the holiday season, the Hope for Poor Children Foundation just generously offered to match all donations we receive through the end of the year (up to $15,000)! This is an incredible opportunity for a new organization like Sacred Valley Health to continue our community health training work in Peru’s Sacred Valley as…

Working as Community Health Workers and Artisans

After traveling through the village of Huilloc (pronounced wee-yoc) multiple times to work with our promotoras (Santusa, Vilma, and Teresa), I noticed that they were often found across the river in front of a big pink building doing what they did best—weaving. These intricately designed textiles take months to complete and many of them ultimately end up being…

New Community Health Worker Training + New Photos

This month’s training in Patacancha was a huge success! The topic of this month’s training was dealing with diarrhea and its causes and prevention. In previous trainings we taught about CPR, wound bandaging, and other general triage skills. With the next few months of training in mind, we have started to move in the direction…