We donate medical services including direct medical interventions, medical equipment, supplies and instruments to qualified organizations in foreign countries. The Foundation is staffed by volunteers. Effective April 23, 2001, the Foundation was classified by the IRS as a charitable organization described in section 501 (c) (3) and is further classified as a 509 (a) (2) “Public Charity.”
Board of Directors
R. Daniel Jacob, M.D.
Chairman of the Board and President
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, East Jefferson Hospital
Frederick J. Mikill, II
Secretary and Chief Executive Officer
David E. Richards, CPA
Self-employed financial consultant, real estate agent for Latter & Blum, Inc. /Realtors
Lisa Bazzett, M.D.
Oncology – Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ochsner Hospital
Elliott B. Black, III
Plastic Surgeon, Greater New Orleans Surgery Center
Cynthia D. Cash
Owner, CDC Real Estate Investments
Jose´ E. Cruz E.
Fowler, Robriguez, Chalos, LLC
Thomas J. Kennedy, M.D.
Obstetrics & Gynecology, East Jefferson Hospital
Christian Mayorga, M.D.
General Practice/Family Medicine, Kenner
John R. Montz, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgery, East Jefferson Hospital
Robert Normand, M.D.
Surgery, East Jefferson Hospital
Kenneth E. Pickering, Esq.
Pickering and Cotogno, PLLC
First National Bank of Commerce, President and Chief Executive Officer
Daniel Trahant, APMC
Neurology, East Jefferson Hospital
John J. Weiler, Esq.
Weiler & Rees, LLC
Greg Wilde, MS
Senior Principal Systems Analyst, SI International, Inc.