HBO Premieres 2013 Oscar-nominated documentary featuring EMERGENCY's Salam Center
HBO began airing Open Heart on October 14, 2013. Directed by Kief Davidson, the documentary follows a group of Rwandan children who travel to Sudan to receive cardiac surgery. Global and economic inequalities take center stage in this Academy Award-nominated documentary. More
The Khaled Hosseini Foundation
"I support the life-saving work of EMERGENCY in Afghanistan through EMERGENCY USA because healthcare is key to future peace in areas devastated by war." - Khaled Hosseini More
TAMassociati/EMERGENCY won the 2013 Curry Stone Design Prize.
The annual prize is one of the most recognized social impact design awards, celebrating socially engaged practitioners and the influence and reach of design as a force for improving lives and strengthening communities. More
EMERGENCY USA helps bring life-saving care to war-torn communities around the globe through sustainable regional medical centers that provide health care services to men, women and children free of charge.
EMERGENCY USA is a registered 501(c)(3) organization and member of the international group EMERGENCY. Since 1994, individual donors have made it possible for EMERGENCY to deliver free-of-charge medical care to victims of war and poverty across the world. To date, close to 6,000,000 people have received life-saving health care services thanks to the generosity of everyday people.