Since 1979, Por Cristo, a non-profit charitable medical service organization, has been involved in health care work for at-risk women and children in Latin America (primarily serving Ecuador.)

Por Cristo carries out its mission in four distinct ways:

"You Get More Than You Give" by Patty Prue

A Local Family Visits Ecuador With Por Cristo

When Patty Prue headed out to last year’s event to honor her friend and former employer, Rich Meelia, she had no idea she would be leaving with a trip to meet the people of Ecuador who benefit from Por Cristo’s comprehensive services. Learn more.





"Why I Give" by Diane Kaneb

“Health education and community outreach is so important.”

Diane Kaneb,  her husband Gary, and their four children visited Por Cristo's work in Ecuador a few years ago.  They are long-term supporters of our work.  Diane recently shared a personal story of her family's trip, as seen through the eyes of her son, Luke. Learn more.