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Medical Help for One Ethiopian Boy Makes for One Happy Mom!

Medical Help for One Ethiopian Boy Makes for One Happy Mom!

August 21, 2010 No Comments

Remember our friend Mikias? The young Ethiopian boy who has been spending a little time with us in Mallorca for treatment of his chronic osteomyelitis? Well, after four months, the clinging, multiresistant and mutating bacteria that has been an inseparable companion to Mikias for the last four years, and the cause of the destruction of […]

Help for Ethiopian Boy Comes in the form of Mallorca’s Schools, Ocean & Doctors

Help for Ethiopian Boy Comes in the form of Mallorca’s Schools, Ocean & Doctors

July 2, 2010 No Comments

Our friend, Mikias, who is spending time in Mallorca, Spain for treatment of Chronic Osteomyelitis (what a simple name for a disease with such a long and complicated treatment) was able to spend a couple of hours in the Mediterranean Sea today. He did not want to get out of the healing waters. His father, […]

Mikias’ Story – An Ethiopian Child Gets Direct Help For Osteomyelitis

Mikias’ Story – An Ethiopian Child Gets Direct Help For Osteomyelitis

June 7, 2010 No Comments

Through the direct help of the Mediterranea Organization, an Ethiopian child, Mikias, who had chronic osteomyelitis in his right forearm, was brought to Mallorca for care and attention and his first operation towards successfully helping him toward recovery. After several days with intravenous antibiotics, he was put in the operating room to clean up his […]

Ethiopian Mikias Comes to Spain for Operation

Ethiopian Mikias Comes to Spain for Operation

February 6, 2010 No Comments

We are delighted that Son Dureta has accepted Mikias, a twelve year old Ethiopian boy,  for an operation on the chronic osteomyelitis in his arm, which has already caused problems in the use of his hand. We believed it was preferable for him tocome to Spain rather than sending all the necessary medical supplies and […]

Mediterranea – The 2012 Year in Review

Mediterranea Gives You the 2012 Year in Review with its Blog Archive of Posts Below: Latest 50 Blog Post...

Mediterranea – Recap As We Enter the Winter Months of 2011

Please see brief recaps on various projects, volunteers and general help Mediterranea has given as a non-profit organization during...

Where We Have Been & Where We Are Today – Mediterranea in the US

I look at this US-based website when, in April, I last updated and moved blog posts and news items...

Good Things in Sight – And Not Only for the Blind Children

Virginia will arrive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to the Abugida school on 8th May to start up the classrooms...

New Group of Volunteers Integrates Well into the Abugida Schools

The April group of volunteers are installed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at Mediterranea’s Abugida School. They are working and...

What’s Going On At Mediterranea This April

Below we give an overview of the projects that we are currently working on. We run solely on volunteer...

For Every Child There Can Be A Success Story

I’m a little girl 22 months old.  I have been going to the Abugida kindergarten since it started in...

Mediterranea – More Motivated Than Ever To Help Build Ethiopian School Classrooms

You (friends, supporters, volunteers of Mediterranea) already know that last summer we experienced some difficulties at the Abugida schools...

Ophthalmologist Needed for Akaki Kids in Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Are you an Ophthalmologist? In Akaki, some 12.5 miles from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, blindness and partial blindness are a...

Basic Hygiene Kits come in the form of Dignipacks

Yesterday with a team of six volunteers, we produced 200 Dignipacks, 50 for women and 150 for men.  We’d...