Our Promise

A Promise to Peru, Inc. provides an annual cataract surgical and medical mission to the remote villages of the Sacred Valley of Peru and other regions in need. Physicians and other health professionals from across the U.S. along with medical, optometry, pharmacology and public health students and undergraduate students volunteer their time towards this effort.
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The Times Beacon Record  helps spread the word about our mission

The Times Beacon Record helps spread the word about our mission

Source: northshoreoflongisland.com From June 28 to July 5, Drs. Jack Oats and Anzhelika Vaccaro of Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island will participate in A Promise to Peru Inc., a cataract surgical and medical mission to the Sacred Valley region of Peru. Oats will be doing cataract surgery with Dr. Mike Sable, secretary for A Promise to...
Thank you of attending our fundraiser dinner at La Candela

Thank you of attending our fundraiser dinner at La Candela

Here are some photo highlights!
Fundraiser at La Parrilla Restaurant - a big success!

Fundraiser at La Parrilla Restaurant – a big success!

Many thanks to all who attended and participated in our fundraiser dinner at La Parrilla Restaurant. We appreciate your support!
Two Upcoming Fundraiser Dinner Events!

Two Upcoming Fundraiser Dinner Events!

A BIG thank you, to all who supported us at our fundraiser yesterday!!

A BIG thank you, to all who supported us at our fundraiser yesterday!!

Thank you for your continued support! Please check back with us this month for more information on events and other fundraisers!              
June Mission Prep

June Mission Prep

Getting prepared for our mission this June! The eye supplies from Alcon have arrived from Texas. The Students are hard a work preparing and organizing.  Folsom City Host Lions Club and Lions District 4-C5 packed up their donation! Thank you. Photo via ciro morales 
Fundraiser Dinner at La Parrilla!

Fundraiser Dinner at La Parrilla!

Our fundraiser at La Parrilla was a huge success. Thank you all for attending – we appreciate your support!          
2013 Fundraiser!

2013 Fundraiser!

Many thanks to all who came out last Wednesday to support A Promise To Peru. The profits from our sale will go directly to the 2013 mission for Medical supplies.  

February Fundraiser Event!

Available items for purchase include fine alpaca wool scarves, shawls and hats; hand-woven purses and belts; and other unique items. All profits from this event will be used to purchase medications and supplies for donation to the impoverished rural people of Peru. February 14, 2013 | 7am to 7pm Outside the Hospital Deli in the...
Cataract Surgical Mission - Urubamba Peru

Cataract Surgical Mission – Urubamba Peru

This will be the first year that we will have a cataract surgical mission for one week in Urubamba from July 2-6.  This effort has been coordinated by Debra Messina, MD. We are working with the Peruvian Ministry of Health to provide free cataract surgery to those patients who are truly indigent and have advanced...
Art Showcase - Fundraiser

Art Showcase – Fundraiser

Sabores Restaurant & Bar – Friday May 18th, 2012 \ 6-10pm – 392 Woodward Ave. Ridgewood NY  - An Art Showcase Featuring the Works of: The Children of the Sacred Valley & Photographer, Susanne Rieth

Eye Glass Collection Drive

We’re collecting gently used eye glasses – over the counter reading glasses, children size distance glasses and non prescription sunglasses (no bifocals or progressives).  The eyeglasses will be brought to Peru this June and July. The glasses will be distributed to children and adults in need of vision correction.  Please contact us if you have...