Our Jungle Hospital Babies

God saw it fitting to include us in His plan to bring Wendy Yamileth Portillo into the world on January 15, 2011. Many of you remember the story of that scared young mom, who went into labor during a 3 day rainstorm that washed out large sections of our dirt road...the only way into the city for a hospital delivery.  Once the rains quieted, she and her husband sought help from ...
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Spring Forward

We have had a busy few months here at the Jungle Hospital, hosting guests, traveling, welcoming our summer interns and preparing for our next round of mission teams. We had a wonderful and productive visit with Dr. Trey Melker from Baton Rouge, LA back in April. Dr. Trey is a retired OBGYN who dedicates a several weeks a few times each year to serve with us in Honduras. We are ...
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Bay Community Church – Back in Action

After missing one of our largest medical teams in 2012, Bay Community Church came back to us this year and was better than ever! This team had such a servant's heart, that even after long days of medical brigades they continued serving by doing dishes, helping prepare for the next meal, and packing medicines for the next brigade and for our pharmacy! Although their trip was c...
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Wunstel Ward – One Step Closer

This week has brought us one step closer to the vision of opening an inpatient hospital complete with a state of the art operating theater. Thanks to Doug and Mason deGraaf of Bay Community Church, David Sharpless on loan from Instituto El Rey, and our wonderful HHG staff and interns...the electrical work and drop ceiling have been completed in the Wunstel Ward of the Jungle ...
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First Medical Team of 2013

We have gotten the 2013 season off to a great start with our first medical team from the Jacksonville, Florida area, lead by Douglas Senecal and Kristin Gartner. With their help we were able to visit 3 villages with medical brigades and administer our health & hygiene program in 4 village schools! Douglas Senecal and his family of 5 stayed on at the jungle hospital anothe...
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Christmas Toy Give-a-Ways!

A special thanks to the following people and ministries for making Jungle Christmas 2012 such a blessing! This year we were able to give toys to over 800 children not only in the village of Las Minas but in Rio Viejo as well! Doug & Susan Ruff for collecting and sending over 1,000 toys to Honduras Amy Morgan,The Embroidery House, for T-shirts & drawstring backpacks ...
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Pediatric Patient in San Pedro Sula

From the desk of Dr. Williams,  So as many of you may know, I began last week doing eye-glass brigades to one of the biggest hospitals in Honduras. The interesting part of this is that we aim to serve the hospital personnel; nurses, technicians, administrators, doctors- really, anyone associated with health. Ron White from Vision for Christ is an oculist that works in Ocala,...
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A Big Thank You to Our 2012 Volunteers & Interns

As 2012 comes to a close and we begin to reflect on what God has done this year, we can’t help but be grateful for all of the Interns and Volunteers who dedicated time to serve alongside us. God can accomplish so much when we are willing to lay down our desires in favor of His plans, and this year was evidence to that. So thank you to all of those who submitted themselves to ou...
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Newest Member of the Team

November 13, 2012 was a day of celebration in the jungle as we welcomed the newest member of the HHGlobal Team, William Cole Younger. Mark and Heather Younger's son was born at 6:00pm weighing in at 9.0 pounds and measuring 20.8 inches. After a few days of recuperation the Younger Family headed up the mountain road to their home in Rio Viejo. We are thrilled at the arrival of o...
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