Thanks to the coordinating efforts of Operation Go Quickly and some wonderful healthcare partners, Haitian amputee soccer players will soon be on their feet. Due to injuries from the 2010 earthquake (Stanley Gustave) and an infection (Carnot Dorvil), both young men lost their lower extremities. While forearm crutches opened the door to play their beloved […]
PURSUIT OF HOPE
Pursuit of Hope is a feature-length documentary that tells the story of the Haitian amputee football team as they seek a spot in the 2014 World Cup of Amputee Football.
Operation Go Quickly believes that an amputee soccer program can drastically change the perception of people with disabilities.
Hearing Mission to Haiti
On February 14, 2018, Dr. Fred Sorrells and Kurt Chappell traveled to Haiti on a hearing mission. Kurt will be visiting with former hearing patients to re-test, repair or replace hearing aids, and with new hearing-impaired people for new hearing aid fittings.
Following the hearing mission, Dr. Sorrells will stay behind to conduct a 3-day amputee soccer training camp.