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In the Spring of 1986, Jack and Carol Smith of Fredericksburg, Texas, invited Dr. Ottis Layne and Sara Allerkamp, RN to hold medical clinics in the villages of Boquillas, just across the Rio Grande, and in Las Norias approximately ten…

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Would you consider helping us continue this work? Our fees received from participants only cover the basic costs of each trip. All of our other expenses are covered by private donations. If you would like to join us on a…

Medical Trip Dates

MEDICAL CLINICS (5 Days): October 19-23 2016 Alamos De Marquez, Paso de San Antonio, Alamos de San Antonio January 18th-22nd Boquillas, Las Norias and Jaboncillos March 14th – 18th San Vicente, La Union and San Miguel April 19th – 23rd Alamos de Marquez, Paso De San Antonio…

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Year In Review

Year in Review December 30th thru January 3rd This year actually began last year. Sara and I prepped the trip but we did not go by design, as we are working hard to position the mission of “life without us”,…

Ninety-Nine Plus One by Sara Allerkamp

It was way past dark.  The group was exhausted.  I was exhausted!  The day had been a long one.  Ninety-nine people had come to our clinic that day in San Miguel.  I slumped down on a folding chair.  The church…

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Testing for Typhoid in Mexico

TESTING FOR TYPHOID On January 1, 2015 we began testing for typhoid fever in Mexico. This marks a step forward in the care we provide for our patients in the towns we serve there. There is a long story behind…

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End of Year Letter

This time of year we like to stop and thank our wonderful friends that support this work of Misión De Candelilla. We hope and pray that the upcoming Christmas season brings you great joy. We have had an outstanding year!…

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