Ownership, Medicine and Trust at Clinica Verde

  • July 5, 2016
Ownership, Medicine And Trust At Clinica Verde

By Daniel Olivieri “The real question now,” an old Cuban doctor told me, “is looking at what happens when it [universal healthcare] doesn’t work.” We had just completed 15 interviews in Habana Vieja, when I decided I wanted to work in…

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What We’re Doing About Zika

  • July 5, 2016
What We’re Doing About Zika

Zika is on everyone's minds these days as the virus spreads throughout Latin America and the Pacific Islands (with over 900 travel-related cases in the U.S.). By the end of May more than 200 cases of Zika were registered in Nicaragua.…

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Live from the Collaborative and Classy Awards …

  • June 15, 2016
Live From The Collaborative And Classy Awards …

BY JENY WEGBREIT   BOSTON – What an amazing day! My Clinica Verde Co-Chairman Nikhil Bumb and I were honored to represent Clinica Verde at the Classy Awards in Boston. Day two of this three-day event was filled with inspiring speeches…

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“Like arriving at an oasis …”

  • May 16, 2016
“Like Arriving At An Oasis …”

Kerry Brackett and Cary Collins recently joined the Board members of Clinica Verde for a trip to Nicaragua to see the clinic. Kerry is a native of Wisconsin who works as Health and Fitness Manager at Meadowood Napa Valley and Cary…

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Learning by Giving – What I Learned

  • May 16, 2016
Learning By Giving – What I Learned

Paige Preston spent a semester researching and advocating for Clínica Verde. Here's what she learned. By Paige Preston You could say that it might be a risky move to give a bunch of college students $10,000. Risky though it may…

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Napa Valley Dentists Volunteer at CV

  • April 14, 2016
Napa Valley Dentists Volunteer At CV

We were honored to host of our first group of dentists from the U.S. in March. Over two days, a small team led by Dr. James Yoo of Napa, California, saw 37 patients for a total of 88 procedures, working late into…

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Introducing Byron, our new intern …

  • April 6, 2016
Introducing Byron, Our New Intern …

At Clinica Verde, we're lucky to work with college interns who are interested in supporting our cause. Meet our new intern, Byron Lee, a senior at Pacific Union College in Angwin, California. Byron is a Health Communications major from Monterey…

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A Picture of Hope

  • March 23, 2016
A Picture Of Hope

  We love it when our supporters join us for a trip to Clinica Verde to see for themselves what we do on the ground. Recently, we were happy to have Lesli Dumler and her daughter Lindsey travel from their…

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