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Recent News

  • Celebrating MedShare volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 6-13, 2014

    April 06, 2014

    National Volunteer Week, sponsored by Points of Light, is about taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference...

  • Training the next generation of biomedical engineers

    April 06, 2014

    As MedShare's Biomedical and Engineering Services Director, Eben Armstrong leads a team of technicians who oversee requests for medical equipment from health clinics, nonprofit organizations, and hospitals around the world. Eben also travels oversees to do needs assessments and train technicians on...

  • CEO Corner: A Note of Thanks

    April 06, 2014

    Over the past two and a half years I have had the honor of serving as MedShare's CEO and President. This has been an extraordinary, life-changing experience. I have learned. I have been inspired. I have been amazed...

  • MedShare ships needed supplies and equipment to Panzi Hospital in the Congo

    April 06, 2014

    When MedShare’s 40-foot container of medical equipment and supplies arrived at The General Referral Hospital of Panzi (GRHP) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, (DRC), the health care staff knew the items would have a major impact on their community’s quality of health care.

  • JF Kapnek Trust shows big miracles can come in small packages

    April 06, 2014

    The J. F. Kapnek Charitable Trust has been a MedShare partner for about five years, ever since Executive Director Dan Robbins, M.D. learned about our work in the San Francisco Bay area. “I can always find a large number of medical supplies at MedShare that meet the specific needs of the patients...

  • Shipment Highlight: The Marshall Islands

    February 27, 2014

    The end of 2013 brought good news to health care workers at a small hospital in the Marshall Islands. An island nation in the Pacific Ocean about midway between Hawaii and Australia, the Marshall Islands comprise an area slightly larger than Washington, DC in the United States.

  • Hands & Hearts Are All It Takes: Meet Duncan and Laurie Douglas

    February 27, 2014

    Laurie and Duncan Douglas moved to the Atlanta metropolitan area 15 years ago, the year MedShare was founded. At that time, they had no idea what impact MedShare would have on their lives...

  • MedTeam Spotlight: Kids International Ministries

    February 27, 2014

    Over the past 15 years, MedShare has equipped more than 2,100 medical mission teams with supplies from our MedTeam Stores in the San Francisco Bay and metropolitan Atlanta areas. In 2013, MedShare equipped 359 medical mission teams traveling to many parts of the world to help underserved patients.

  • Andy Pines to join MedShare as Executive Director of the Western Region

    February 27, 2014

    An active and engaged member of MedShare’s Board of Trustees and Western Region Council for the past 6 years, Andy Pines has a tremendous passion for MedShare's mission and extensive experience telling the MedShare story. Andy brings to this position 23 years worth of health system...

  • CEO Corner: Making a World of Difference

    February 27, 2014

    Dear Friends...

  • Celebrating MedShare volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 6-13, 2014

    April 06, 2014

    National Volunteer Week, sponsored by Points of Light, is about taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference...

  • Training the next generation of biomedical engineers

    April 06, 2014

    As MedShare's Biomedical and Engineering Services Director, Eben Armstrong leads a team of technicians who oversee requests for medical equipment from health clinics, nonprofit organizations, and hospitals around the world. Eben also travels oversees to do needs assessments and train technicians on...

  • CEO Corner: A Note of Thanks

    April 06, 2014

    Over the past two and a half years I have had the honor of serving as MedShare's CEO and President. This has been an extraordinary, life-changing experience. I have learned. I have been inspired. I have been amazed...

  • MedShare ships needed supplies and equipment to Panzi Hospital in the Congo

    April 06, 2014

    When MedShare’s 40-foot container of medical equipment and supplies arrived at The General Referral Hospital of Panzi (GRHP) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, (DRC), the health care staff knew the items would have a major impact on their community’s quality of health care.

  • JF Kapnek Trust shows big miracles can come in small packages

    April 06, 2014

    The J. F. Kapnek Charitable Trust has been a MedShare partner for about five years, ever since Executive Director Dan Robbins, M.D. learned about our work in the San Francisco Bay area. “I can always find a large number of medical supplies at MedShare that meet the specific needs of the patients...

  • Shipment Highlight: The Marshall Islands

    February 27, 2014

    The end of 2013 brought good news to health care workers at a small hospital in the Marshall Islands. An island nation in the Pacific Ocean about midway between Hawaii and Australia, the Marshall Islands comprise an area slightly larger than Washington, DC in the United States.

  • Hands & Hearts Are All It Takes: Meet Duncan and Laurie Douglas

    February 27, 2014

    Laurie and Duncan Douglas moved to the Atlanta metropolitan area 15 years ago, the year MedShare was founded. At that time, they had no idea what impact MedShare would have on their lives...

  • MedTeam Spotlight: Kids International Ministries

    February 27, 2014

    Over the past 15 years, MedShare has equipped more than 2,100 medical mission teams with supplies from our MedTeam Stores in the San Francisco Bay and metropolitan Atlanta areas. In 2013, MedShare equipped 359 medical mission teams traveling to many parts of the world to help underserved patients.

  • Andy Pines to join MedShare as Executive Director of the Western Region

    February 27, 2014

    An active and engaged member of MedShare’s Board of Trustees and Western Region Council for the past 6 years, Andy Pines has a tremendous passion for MedShare's mission and extensive experience telling the MedShare story. Andy brings to this position 23 years worth of health system...

  • CEO Corner: Making a World of Difference

    February 27, 2014

    Dear Friends...

MedShare in the New York Times

New York Times reporter Tina Rosenberg recently examined MSROs that exemplify the responsible donation of medical supplies overseas, and MedShare was prominently featured. Check it out!

Recent Shipments

  • Haiti

    Hopital Sainte Croix
    Medical Beneficiaries
  • Haiti

    Action and Solidarity Against Poverty
    Food for the Poor
  • Philippines

    Wesleyan University Medical Center
    Wesleyan University

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