VOSH work recognized in Nicaragua

A local newspaper in Nicaragua recently recognized the work that VOSH and SVOSH are doing in their country. VOSH has done work in Managua, Masaya, Matagalpa and Jinotega, Nicaragua. See the article at this...

Looking for a team in Papua New Guinea

Hello from Susan Caddell, I work with medical recruitment for YWAM Ships. We do medical missions to remote locations where no hospitals exists. I am asking if we may partner with a VOSH chapter, specifically, to help us get referrals for optometrists and ophthalmologists to serve on the m/v Pacific Link in Papua New Guinea. Last year we did 9,255 optometric consultations, including 181 cataract surgeries. Obviously, our need is great! This link gives more information: https://ywamships.net/medical/  Sincerely,  Susan Caddell medicalvolunteers@ywamships.net...

SVOSH Video Contest

Also congratulations to second place, SVOSH-Phillipines, Manilla Central University for a wonderful video “Saving Sight IS Winning Together.” And the close third and great fun was SVOSH-Illinois College of Optometry and “The SVOSH Olympics.” All had to relate to the theme of the meeting, “Winning...

AND THE SVOSH VIDEO WINNER IS…..

Congratulations to The Ohio State University!! Separated by just two votes from the almost 100 attending the VOSH Annual meeting in Chicago yesterday, the winning entry was from SVOSH-Ohio State University for their superb video “Nicaragua working with...

International Eye Care Team Looking for Volunteers

VOSH Santa Cruz is going to  Guatemala  February 14th till February  24th  in collaboration with HELPS. We will be doing standard clinic with eye exams  however we will  passing on the referals to Dr Morton who will be going down 2 months later to do surgeries. We are looking for more ODs for the mission. Please contact Pierre Labine at...