We are so thankful to the individuals and corporate sponsors who partner together to provide quality, holistic health care to the uninsured and underserved. Sponsorship provides access to medical care and eye care for those who do not qualify for Medicaid/Medicare or have no commercial health insurance.
St. Luke's Hospital, St. Louis: free labs, x-rays, personnel
Central Baptist Church: usage and upkeep of buildings, grounds and utilities
Eureka Lions Club: eye clinic equipment and glasses
Essilor and Eye Thrive: free eyeglass frames and lenses
Eureka Elks Club: updated laptop computers
Individuals: sharing resources, time and talent to impact those who are
Many of our patients do not have updated routine
vaccinations. We desire to have a steady supply of TDAP and pneumonia vaccinations
Each of our patients, of appropriate age and risk, are encouraged to undergo
screening for colon cancer. If a test comes back positive, they are referred to a
specialist for a diagnostic colonoscopy at a reduced cost. Although the cost is
reduced, many simply cannot afford to pursue testing.
In general, our patients come from West St. Louis, Jefferson, and Franklin Counties.
COVID has led to even deeper financial struggles for our patient population. After
much discussion and prayer, we are anticipating opening a part-time satellite clinic
in a local church in St. Clair, MO, to help reach more people. Anticipated needs include:
Office construction (walls, flooring, ceiling, electric, HVAC): $50,000
Office equipment (printers, fax, etc.): $5,000
Is God tugging at your heart? The team is comprised of providers, nurses, M.A's,
pharmacists, social workers, front office staff and other ancillary personnel. Because
of past and increased present struggles, licensed Christian counselors are one of our