HAND HELP
Support our 2019 trip to Lima, Peru
April 27 - May 5

Building a lasting legacy

Our goal is to raise $750,000 to establish an endowment that can sustain repeated international missions to ensure that our program is sustainable and able to provide vital care to those who need it most.

PERPETUITY CAMPAIGN

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OUR MISSION

We provide volunteer surgical expeditions to developing nations to perform hand surgery for people who otherwise may not be helped.

1340

Patients Served

19

Expeditions

21

Years of Service

Value Created

and counting...

Our impact is fueled by our support. Donate today or learn more about our Perpetuity campaign.

Previous Trips

2019

Peru

2018

Peru

2017

Nicaragua

2016

Nicaragua

2015

Nicaragua

2014

Nicaragua

Leadership

Organized and led by Dr. Grant Thomson, his team of surgeons and healthcare professionals travels to developing nations and performs hand surgery on children and adults. Patients travel for miles for treatment. The trips include a complete team of professionals including surgeons, anesthesiologists, pediatricians, nurses and physical therapists. We bring many of the supplies and medicines needed for the surgery.

J. Grant Thomson, MD

Founder and President

Kevin Tomany, MD

Vice President

John Tangredi, RN

Secretary

Marc E. Walker, MD, MBA

Treasurer

OFFICIAL MISSION 2019 Sponsors




    MISSION 2019 Donors - $1-$1499


  • Anonymous Donor
  • Dr. Nicolas Ahumada
  • William & Lee Aldridge
  • Parul Bajaj
  • Neil Ballotte
  • Maria Luiza Beria
  • Kristina Berard
  • Candi Blevins
  • Kate Boucher
  • Joel Brooks
  • David Brown
  • Martha Burns
  • Ivan Bustamante
  • Jan & Ingrid Chilton
  • Monika Chmielewska
  • Ruchira Chopra
  • Joan Coleman
  • Linda Davis
  • Terry Dunkle
  • David Ells
  • Jonathan Ells

  • Jacqueline Geissler
  • Linda Grenus
  • Mily Hernandez
  • Colleen Joyce
  • Dr. Kim Kallianos & Mr. Brent Smith
  • K L
  • Paul Mayer
  • Mohegan Tribe
  • Bethany Narzissenfeld
  • Dr. Cayce & Mrs. Kelsey Nawaf
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Yen Nguyen
  • Denise Oliver
  • Tracey Oliver
  • Patricia Ostenburg
  • Carita Palmer
  • Dianna Parizo
  • Dr. Kate Polyatskaya
  • Drs. Stephen & Valeria Possick
  • Kim Richard
  • Najia Sabeur

  • Andrew Shepherd
  • Dr. Michael & Mrs. Jamie Smith
  • Dr. Robert & Mrs. Susan Cayer Stout
  • Tracey Sturrock
  • Dr. Carrie Swigart
  • Andrea Taylor
  • Eli Townsend
  • Conchita Tucker
  • Laurie Vaughn
  • Julie Vega-Dominguez
  • Kim Voltz
  • Phyllis & Blanche Walker
  • Terry & Victoria Walker
  • Dr. Julie Wallace
  • Dr. Robert Wicks
  • Emily Wills
  • Chris & Jessi Wilson
  • Michael & Bonnie Wyrick
  • PLATINUM Donors
  • Lifetime Giving >$3500

  • Dr. Marcia Bergen
  • Dr. Robert and Mrs. Jane Golenbock
  • Dr. Sohel M. Islam
  • Dr. J. Grant Thomson & Dr. Liane Philpotts
  • Dr. Kevin Tomany
  • Kim Tran
  • Drs. Marc & Caroline Walker
  • GOLD Donors
  • Lifetime Giving >$2500

  • Dr. Felicity Fishman
  • Dr. Denise Franko
  • Marisa Gillio
  • Dr. Anup & Mrs. Rina Patel
  • Nicole Le & Tony Wu
  • SILVER Donors
  • Lifetime Giving >$1500

  • Jane Borodkin
  • Peter Heckman
  • Brenda Hunt
  • Dr. Robert & Marianne Innis
  • Dr. Jack Kanouzi
  • Kevin Luddy
  • Dr. Ashutosh Pathak
  • Dr. Ean Saberski
  • Dr. Lloyd Saberski
  • Ken Tomany
  • Dr. Giselle Torres
  • Dr. Leo Otake
  • Christopher Weber

Contact Us

Please email grant.thomson@yale.edu or call us at 516-900-HAND for more information.