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New NTD Innovation Prize Launched

Cash prize up to $25,000 for innovators with creative, new ideas for solving challenging issues posed by NTDs and providing transformative impact for people affected. Applications due May 31, 2019 at Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) affect more than one billion of the world’s most vulnerable people. These diseases can… Read More

You Helped Us Deliver Hope and Healing

Deep in the rainforest, in the remote corners of the Republic of the Congo, people are suffering. But difficulty does not stop us from our mission. We are determined to bring hope and healing to suffering people. So, we have exiting news. Because of faithful partners like you, a Toyota… Read More

7,091 Pounds of Life-Changing Help

Doctors and health workers in central Ghana do not have the basic medicines and supplies their patients need. Illnesses and infections go untreated. Pharmacies in clinics and hospitals are empty. Patients need to travel long distances in search of medicines. But all that changed when you stepped in to help…. Read More

Equipping Women in India to Improve WASH and Stop Disease

Clean water to drink. Toilets and indoor plumbing. Sinks for washing hands. All things that help stop disease and keep us healthy. But many people living in poverty do not have adequate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH). And this contributes to the spread of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) like leprosy,… Read More

Precious Medical Supplies Save Lives in Africa

Thanks to your generosity, more than 100 boxes of critical medicines and medical supplies were sent to the Central African Republic earlier this year. The medicines you sent went deep into poverty zones to help suffering people who lack access to basic medicine and medical supplies that you or I… Read More

The Power of Self-Care

Leprosy and other neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) can cause lifelong disabilities. In order to prevent and manage disabilities, it is important to take proper care of nerve-damaged hands and feet, swollen legs, open wounds and damaged eyes. You are helping us bring compassionate care to people in Nigeria affected by… Read More

2017 Annual Report: Reaching the World with Health, Hope and the Love of Jesus

For more than 110 years, American Leprosy Missions has followed in the footsteps of Jesus, helping people with leprosy and related diseases be healed and restored to lives of dignity and hope. Today, with the support of people like you, we continue to lead a global fight against leprosy and… Read More

Leveraging Expertise in Nigeria

For more than 110 years, American Leprosy Missions has specialized in providing expert care to people suffering from leprosy-related disabilities. But leprosy isn’t the only disease that can lead to lifelong disabilities. There are millions of people at risk of similar disabilities caused by other neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). So,… Read More

Expanding High-Quality Healthcare Services at One of the Busiest Leprosy Hospitals in the World

When Lalgadh Leprosy Hospital and Services Center in southeastern Nepal opened its doors in 1996, it was designed for the several thousand people affected by leprosy who came for treatment each year. Last year the hospital provided almost 104,000 patient consultations, including nearly 12,500 for people affected by leprosy. The… Read More

Exciting New Partnership Launches in Africa

In June 2017, American Leprosy Missions launched an exciting new partnership with Pioneer Christian Hospital in Republic of the Congo. Thanks to your compassionate support, we will be reaching into underserved, remote areas of Africa with cure and care for leprosy and related diseases. Your gifts will be helping the… Read More