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Medical Teams Intl. Partners with Oregon-based Corporations to Provide Hygiene Kits to Wildfire Evacuees

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Reser’s Fine Foods, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, and A-dec Give Generously for Compassion Force Kits (Portland, OR) September 15, 2020 – As massive wildfires continue to claim lives, displace families, and destroy businesses and livelihoods across the western U.S.,...

Medical Teams International to Provide Urgently Needed Hygiene Kits to Families Displaced by Oregon Wildfires

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Non-Profit is Partnering with United Way for Distribution in Salem area (Portland, OR) September 11, 2020 – As massive wildfires are displacing tens of thousands of people and leaving a wake of destruction across the western U.S., the non-profit Medical...

Community Testing Gets Big Boost from Several Teams Ready to Help

Washington State Department of Health
OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) is working to increase the availability and accessibility of testing across the state of Washington, and is doing so with the help of several organizations, volunteers and health practitioners. Medical Teams International supplies medical...

Medical Teams International Offers Free COVID-19 Testing in Douglas County

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Non-profit announces free drive-up and door-to-door testing (Portland, OR) SEPTEMBER 1, 2020— In partnership with the Washington State Department of Health, the non-profit Medical Teams International continues to help ensure that COVID-19 “hot spots” are addressed and contained by providing free...

Medical Teams International Responds to Hurricane Laura

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Non-profit Organization is Fundraising to Help MAP International Provide Critically Needed Disaster Health Kits (Portland, OR) August 28, 2020 – Medical Teams International, a humanitarian organization that responds to sudden emergencies globally, has partnered with MAP International to provide critically...

Medical Teams International Awarded $3.4 Million USD for Uganda from the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM)

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(Portland, OR) August 19, 2020 – Medical Teams International is grateful to the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) for its award of $3.4 million USD to support Medical Teams’ ongoing work to provide comprehensive and timely medical...

Medical Teams International Awarded $2.9 Million USD for Tanzania from the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM)

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(Portland, OR) August 19, 2020 – Medical Teams International is grateful to the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) for its award of $2.9 million USD to support Medical Teams’ ongoing work to provide comprehensive and timely medical...

Medical Teams International Responds to Tragic Explosion in Beirut

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Non-profit Organization is Fundraising to Provide Critically Needed Medical Supplies (Portland, OR) August 7, 2020 – Medical Teams International, a humanitarian organization active in Lebanon, is mounting a response to help serve people and communities affected by the deadly explosion...

Fighting Coronavirus in Uganda and the U.S.: A Tale of Two Countries

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Medical Teams International Offers Insights from Pandemic’s Front Lines (Portland, OR) JULY 20, 2020—In Uganda so far this July, the Ministry of Health has reported 1,062 COVID-19 cases and zero deaths. By contrast, in the United States, there have been...

Yakama Nation and Medical Teams Int'l Partner to Test Tribal Members for COVID-19

Medical Teams International
Partnering with WA Dept of Health & Yakima County Public Health (Seattle, WA) JULY 15, 2020— COVID-19 cases in Yakima County have now soared past 8,600, and Pacific Northwest-based Medical Teams International (Medical Teams) has been called on by the...

A Message to Our Community on Juneteenth

Medical Teams International
Today is Juneteenth, a day of significance sometimes referred to as Emancipation Day, commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. The recent tragic and public deaths of Black lives have caused our country to pursue a national reckoning...

World Refugee Day and the Coronavirus Pandemic: Medical Teams International Calls for Increased Awareness, Empathy, and Action

Medical Teams International
(Portland, OR) JUNE 18, 2020—Medical Teams International, a global disaster response and humanitarian agency, is joining voices around the world in marking World Refugee Day this Saturday, June 20. Traditionally a day to acknowledge the strength and perseverance of 79.5...
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