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First Blog Post Dear Friends, I look forward to sharing with you the stories and faces of the precious people whom we've have had the privilege of serving for the past twenty years in a...

What is Mekong Hope?

A Brief History My family and I have been living and working in Southeast Asia since 1997. During that time we've had some amazing adventures and met some amazing people. Some of these people have needed...

From Near and Far

From Near and Far A growing network of friends who care A four day journey from the Thai-Myanmar border to come for surgery on her hand, which was burnt in a fire when she was three....

Am Dai

Am Dai Update Part kitchen, part clininc Little Am Dai came back for wound debriding, suture removal and check up at my kitchen table clinic! Initially Am Dai was crying at the thought of me touching...

Noma Surgery

Beautiful Amy Amy was born in a poor, rebel controlled area of NE Myanmar. When she was about two years old, she developed a small sore on her lip. Unfortunately, this developed into a flesh-eating...

Super San

Speech Therapy A natural extension of cleft lip and palate repair. Mekong Hope Surgical Fund does more than just find solutions to surgical challenges. For young San, holistic care means repairing both his cleft lip (exterior)...

Remembering our Dai Friends

Early Days in Xishuangbanna So many of you will know these dear people with whom I have been friends for almost 18 years now. Yi Ying and Ai Pat are both from Dai villages in Banna....