Category Archives: Amigos Eye Care


For the 16th consecutive year Amigos Eye Care, and Enfoque Ixcán joined together to complete a successful eye care mission trip to Ixcán, Guatemala. In mid-August, 8 optometry students, 5…

What a Team!

The August 2017 Enfoque Ixcán/Amigos Eye Care Team trip to Ixcán, Guatemala has been completed and was highly successful. In just 4 days of clinics this mixed group of students,…

We can measure success by the number of glasses dispensed: Nicole Leonard fits a woman with reading glasses

Mission Accomplished

The 14th annual Enfoque Ixcan / Amigos Eye Care mission trip to Ixcan, Guatemala is completed. There are many ways to measure success on these trips. Let’s start with the numbers….

The 2016 AMIGOS, "fresh" off a red-eye flight to Guatemala

Bumps in the Road

8/14/16 9:00 AM  In Guatemala the roads have lots of speed bumps, called tumalos. They are very effective in slowing traffic when traveling through the many small villages on the…