Posts tagged CURE Ethiopia


Ten Years of CURE in Ethiopia

by on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 11:34 am

On January 22nd, 2019, CURE Ethiopia celebrated ten years of operation! CURE Ethiopia specializes in the orthopedic care of children, treating conditions like clubfoot, bowed legs, and knock knees, as well as non-orthopedic deformities like cleft lips, cleft palates, and burn contractures through visiting surgeons. CURE Ethiopia has grown exponentially within the past ten years. […]

Inspired volunteers engage kids at CURE Ethiopia

by on Monday, July 30, 2018 at 9:05 am

Many different people come to CURE Ethiopia to volunteer and help us in any way they can. These two women make a difference each day they are at the hospital. They enjoy spending time with the children, teaching them different crafts, playing with them, and just making them happy! In their own words, each tells what it’s like to work as a volunteer at CURE Ethiopia.

New name gives a young boy hope

by on Monday, July 23, 2018 at 8:52 am

When Minyichl was born, his father Azmeraw realized his son’s deformed foot would be limiting, but after having surgery with CURE, he gave his son a new name!

The power of paying it forward

by on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:00 am

Abi and his father Gezahegn come from north of the capital of Ethiopia. After continuing to seek help for Abi’s hurt hip, his father brought him to CURE. Since then, Abi has completed his treatment. We are so glad to see him thriving in the same community where he witnessed hardship. Witnessing the healing that goes […]

Dr. Leul: A leading light

by on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 9:05 am

Dr. Leul is the first Orthopaedic Trained Fellow in Ethiopia. “It’s a privilege to work with every Orthopaedic Surgeon here. I’ve enjoyed it and liked it so much! The entire team is so welcoming.”

International Aid equips CURE hospitals

by on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 5:01 pm

There’s a new face roaming the halls of CURE Niger and CURE Uganda. It’s a face that is demonstrative of a new chapter in the ongoing story of CURE International. Jim Loeffler is an employee of medical equipment non-profit International Aid (IA). He has been assigned, full-time, to work for CURE International. Jim now oversees […]

CURE Ethiopia: Expanding hope

by on Monday, December 25, 2017 at 6:18 pm

In Ethiopia, it is a constant challenge for us to help children who come from distant places within the country. Through prayer, planning, and support, we’ve been able to lighten the burden of our patients who travel from far distances by opening a new rehabilitation facility! The Rees Jones Foundation Ward (RJF Ward) is named […]

Samira’s changed smile: Clubfoot can be treated

by on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 11:01 am

We were lost in translation, but we felt chills as the two women walked into the room. The funny thing with body language is that it surpasses linguistic boundaries and speaks to an individual without the tongue uttering a single sound.

The Week in Photos: Sweet smiles and healing kids

by on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 11:30 am

A collection of photos from CURE locations around the world.

The Week in Photos: Friends smile brighter

by on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 5:43 pm

A collection of photos from CURE locations around the world.

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