Emergency is an independent nonprofit organization that provides medical and surgical care, rehabilitation and relief efforts for the victims of wars, land mines and poverty around the world. Since 1994, over 5,500,000 people in 16 countries have received free, high quality health care by Emergency. The group runs the Salam Center for Cardiac Surgery – featured in the film OPEN HEART.
Partners In Health (PIH) is a global health organization relentlessly committed to improving the health of poor and marginalized people. Together with many partners, PIH is building a movement for health and social justice.
The Skoll Foundation drives large scale change by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and the innovators who help them solve the world’s most pressing problems.
This volunteer organization partners with the Rwanda Heart Foundation, the Ministry of Health and the citizens of Rwanda to assist Rwanda in building a program in cardiac surgery.