Category Archives: Events
Archippus and Ibrahim from Makeni Regional Hospital have just completed manufacturing and fitting 40 prosthetic feet on amputees at the four Rehabilitation Centers in Sierra Leone located in the cities of Freetown, Bo, Koidu, and Makeni . To ensure a … Continue reading
Clubfoot braces now made in Cap Haitien by local technician, Emmanuel, using locally available materials! Five sizes are currently being made and production capacity can keep up with the estimated annual demand of 300-350 units needed for all of Haiti. … Continue reading
Please note our new address: 192 Nickerson Street, Suite 201, Seattle, WA 98109
Dieufaite Joseph and Chachoute Camita were just married. They found each other at the POF supported prosthetics and orthotics workshop in Haiti. Both, Dieufaite and Chachoute were born in Haiti and are amputees. They were at the workshop at the … Continue reading
One in one thousand children are born with clubfoot. POF seeks to educate communities around the world about clubfoot and the use of the Ponseti Method as an affordable and highly effective solution. Treatment is not a a quick fix, … Continue reading
This year we joined several fantastic organizations to celebrate science at the Science Expo! It was a wonderful opportunity to share the work we are doing around the world with the Seattle community!
We just received an update from Schnailove: Months ago she dreamed of riding a bike, now it is a reality!
Last chance to get this gift for your mother and give to mothers around the world! When you purchase “A Heart for Mom Bracelet”- POF receives $5! Perfect for Mother’s Day! Read more: https://thehungersite.greatergood.com. Also, watch this video of Schnailove’s story … Continue reading
Ta Xan Hieu We recently received an update and photos of Ta Xan Hieu in Vietnam! Ta Xan Hieu was born in 2011 at the medical station of Dong Anh Ha Noi and quickly the nurses realized that the baby … Continue reading
One man is taking action to do something positive after the recent, tragic events that took place in Boston. He is asking people to stand together in support of the city of Boston, victims of the bombings, and amputees around … Continue reading