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CAMTA receives largest personal donation ever!

On Christmas Eve, Mr. Harold Arlbrong of Calgary presented CAMTA with the largest personal donation we have ever received. This gift of $15,000 is adequate, as an example, to provide for the entire pediatric surgical program of CAMTA in Ecuador during our upcoming mission in February 2008. All the members ...

Rachel, Janet and Fred finish packing...

Not only are there some pediatric surgical bags packed but now there are physio bags that are ready and waiting for Ecuador! On Friday, Janet drove down from Bonnyville enroute to the airport to fly home to Newfoundland for Christmas. She brought with her the crutches that had been saved ...

We are PACKING Hockey Bags!!!!

Hi Everyone, Today Charlotte Edgar and Eileen Guilfoyle packed two pediatric bags. Sounds mundane but in fact this is a record early date for mission packing for CAMTA! Charlotte raises horses and she tossed those hockey bags like bales of hay! Although it is only the first two bags of ...

Bonnyville Lion's Club are very interested in helping out!

Janet Roberts is a physiotherapist practicing at the hospital in Bonnyville, Alberta. She has been busy collecting crutches. Despite the distance (3hrs) from Edmonton Janet has driven down to make meetings of CAMTA and is enthusiastic about the opportunity to help others in Quito. I had suggested to Janet that ...

Off to Bonnyville...

Today we'll hook the borrowed LCD projector up to the laptop, tie in a pair of speakers and see how the DVD plays. It's always best to be sure the equipment is functional before a big presentation! On Monday we'll drive up to Bonnyville (300km) and join up with Janet ...

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