Our volunteer vision team from Southern California will be at our community clinic for their monthly visit.
Our dental team from Rosarito will be seeing patients throughout the morning (by appointment).
Siloé will be hosting a visiting volunteer ultrasonographer from January 13-16.
We’ve had a number of opportunities recently to share our clinic expansion vision with local residents and government officials. Last week the Siloé team met with officials from Rosarito (including the deputy mayor) and the local city council to present our plans–and the response was overwhelmingly positive. Sarah was interviewed by Frontera, the border region’s primary newspaper, […]CONTINUE READING →
Making online gifts to Siloé just got a lot simpler! This week we rolled out a new online donation process that channels gifts directly into our bookkeeping system. This means processing donations is easier for us–and is better for our supporters in a number of ways, too: Credit card and direct-debit (checking account) donations accepted […]CONTINUE READING →
Much has been written in recent years about the potential pitfalls and problems with short-term missions. We share the concerns raised in books like When Helping Hurts and Toxic Charity (excellent resources for anyone involved with poverty alleviation). We believe that effective short-term missions trips have great potential to transform participants and bless communities; many […]CONTINUE READING →