Dear Friends of Enfoque Ixcán

Dear Friends of Enfoque Ixcán

This is Rosa. She lives in Ixcán, Guatemala. She has raised her children and grandchildren there. One of her daily chores is to strip the corn cornels from the cobs and then carry them to the village corn grinder to make dough for tortillas. As she has aged, her eye...

You’re Invited!

2021-22 snapshot   LiveWebinar 13 MARCH 2022 4 PM PDT, 7 PM EDT Meet the PeopleHear from Enfoque Ixcan’s Board and Eye Health Promoters See Our VisionDiscover what we’ve done and where we’re going. Connect with OthersJoin breakout rooms at the...
What is the Cost of Blindness?

What is the Cost of Blindness?

A recent patient at our new clinic in Ixcán, Guatemala, was Sebastian. Sebastian is 73 years old and is functionally blind due to very dense cataracts. He is unable to see faces, shapes or colors. He only has light perception. You might imagine how this limits his...
My Friend, Manuel, Needs Our Help

My Friend, Manuel, Needs Our Help

Have You Experienced Improved Vision from New Glasses or an Eye Surgery? My friend, Manuel, hasn’t, but he needs to. And Manuel could use our help. Cataracts have dimmed his vision to shapes and shadows, only. Yet, at age 81 Manuel still has good health. With improved...

2021 Quetzal Run

Lace Up for a good Cause QuetzalRun Sunday, Sept 26, 2021  9amRogers Park, Forest Grove, OR(Or Choose to run Virtual) Thank you for joining Enfoque Ixcán on our Annual Quetzal Run. We appreciate your support! We will be running (and walking – your choice!) 5...