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Strong Villages Dental Mission

The radio crackled with excitement. “The Strong Villages dental team will be making replacement teeth,” the DJ announced. This was exciting because it hadn’t been done before by a volunteer group. Many Belizeans have waited decades to replace lost or decaying teeth. The need for dental care is so great, there’s no way the one dentist for 31,000 people of […]

#dreams come #true

#dreams come #true   Passion to fulfill our dream can drive us beyond physical limitations and through many tough mental battles. Knowing this we choose to stay in the game…fully vested…looking for the chance…an opportunity…that others in this world may not be blessed with. Doing so we succeed when others may not. We stay happy because of our gratitude and confident because we […]

Jeff MacIntyre

Jeff MacIntyre-Producer/Camera/Editor

Jeff is an Emmy award winning producer who has logged 20+ years as a freelance producer/shooter/editor for ABC News. Assignments have taken him to Africa, Europe, Indonesia, the Middle East, as well as Central and South America. Jeff has garnered over 20 nominations and won 9 Emmys, including 3 Edward R. Murrow Awards, a Unity Award and more. Jeff is a village […]

Indian Creek Village ~ Mayan village

Indian Creek Village is a  Quiché, Mayan Indian located in the Toledo DistrictBelize, Central America. It is a quaint village surrounded by hills only 12 miles from Punta Gorda. It nestles on the edge of an extensive wetland area which harbors a large variety of bird, plant and animal life. . Options include the Nim Li Punit ~The Big Hat” archeological site with its […]

Village Traveler- Dr Jenni

Dr Jenni Triola Abramowicz  went on her first dental mission trip with Dos Amigos Dental & Medical Mission at age 17,  long before she became  the professional dentist she is today.  As a village traveler, with Strong Villages  she helps provide dental care to indigenous people worldwide. “I truly love the dental profession. Being able to work with the dental team […]

Dental Camps In India

Our focus in 2014 and 2015 will be to gather supplies so Strong Villages may provide dental packs as added support to the dental camps that are provided by various government agencies to the people of India in rural villages. These villages are located through out the districts of Cuttack, Nayagarh, and Kenrapara in the state of Odisha which is […]

Where are the Strong Villages ?

While they are many Strong Villages around the world, the villages in the rainforest of Belize are truly remarkable. Many are Mopan Mayan or Quiché Mayan  like Indian Creek Village located near Nim li Punit Mayan Ruins. There are also Garifuna Villages, whose residents have forefathers from Africa,  along with other extended communities such as Punta Gorda, a diverse cultural display of distint cultural […]

Who are the Village Travelers?

  Villages Travelers are people like you, people like me.  We are ordinary people who have chosen to live life in an extraordinary way. We travel to remote locations though out the world and assist indigenous people with dental and medical services. In return, the villagers allow us to experience their unique environment of rain forest villages, ancient artifacts and […]