India, located in South Asia, is home to approximately 1.3 billion people. The primary religions are Hindu and Islam, with Hindu being about 80 percent of the religious population. Although there are areas of India with wealth and resources, a large percentage of the population does not have safe drinking water. Many people are homeless or living in slums.
DR.'S DAVID & SUNISHA HENRY
David, a dermatologist, and Sunisha, an ophthalmologist, run Usha Memorial Skin & Eye Hospital in Bilaspur, India as well as two rural clinics they visit two times a week. They treat approximately 100-120 patients daily, along with providing schools, vocational education classes, a micro-economic program for women, and youth hostels. The hostel currently has 80 students and there are 30 ladies in the tailor project. This is only a snapshot of the incredible work they are doing in the midst of trials and persecution.They strive to show the love of Christ daily in tangible ways through medical care and education. Recently, their son Dennis, a dermatologist, and his wife Tashika, a dentist, have begun working alongside them.
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$10/month provides clothing and education for one young lady in grades 1-10 at the girls school started by David & Sunisha Henry. The school currently serves 30 young ladies. To remain eligible for sponsorship, students must attend church regularly as well as maintain good grades and character at school.