While today finds us focusing most significantly on our work here in our home community of Garden City, Idaho, no discussion of our past, our heritage, and our work would be complete without looking back to where we began. Below are some of the projects, both past and present, that we are most proud to have been a part of!
Genesis Community Clinic
When a popular free clinic in Idaho’s capital suddenly closed in 2002, the medical community sat down and pondered the fate of lower-income uninsured people and where they would now land. Fortunately, Dr. Karl Watts, the founder of Genesis, was at the table of those discussions and…read more.
Canyon County Community Clinic
In 2009, a bible study group in Nampa prayed for a God-sized dream they couldn’t fulfil in their own strength: a free medical clinic. Approaching Genesis World Mission for help, this group of people found that with God, all things are possible. Now they are…read more.
Mini-Cassia Community Clinic
Since Pastor Jim was a child, he’d always wanted to become a doctor. The dream resurfaced in 2011 with other people in his congregation and through old connections, he contacted Genesis and began working a plan to start a medical clinic out of their church in South Central Idaho…read more.
Burangi Clinic- Kenya
Health Village and Clinic
Picture a village whose territories are surrounded by a river filled with crocodiles and brown with mud. Four times a year this river floods, making this village district an island in the middle of the savannah. The trek across the river in dugout canoes is no longer possible and people are isolated from medical care…read more.
PEFA Mercy Medical Centre - Kenya
Amidst green tea and coffee plantations rising up out of the red soil, local farm hands had nowhere for quality medical facility unless they walked 7 miles into a larger village. It was in this setting that Genesis began taking trips in 2003 to Ndumberi and ultimately helped them fulfill the dream of having…read more.