About Us

OUR STORY

In 1975, as South Vietnam was falling, a man name Dr. Raymond Benson was on the last airlift from the roof of the American Embassy.
Dr. Benson’s vision was for Christian medical professionals to establish clinics around the world. His hope was to heal people both physically and spiritually. Out of that desire, Medical Ambassadors was formed.
While Dr. Benson was correct in his assessment of the physical and spiritual needs of people around the world, he did not anticipate that the same people would keep coming back to the clinic with the same preventable illnesses. It became clear that this clinic-based model was not sustainable. In fact, we were creating a culture of dependency within the communities we were trying to help.
In light of this, Medical Ambassadors transitioned to a new model. Instead of going into a community and giving free care, we entered bringing only questions.

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HEALING COMMUNITIES… TRANSFORMING LIVES

At Medical Ambassadors International we build relationships with the world’s most vulnerable people and together we work to heal communities both physically and spiritually.

Mission

Medical Ambassadors International is equipping communities through Christ-centered health and development.

Vision

Medical Ambassadors International envisions a world of thriving communities where people experience reconciliation of broken relationships, restoration of hope and health, and dignity through following Jesus.

Frequently Asked Questions

- Whom do you serve?
- What makes MAI stand out among like-minded organizations?
- In which countries do you work?
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Board Members

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Statement of Faith

Every member of Medical Ambassadors International subscribes to a Statement of Faith.

CONTACT:
Medical Ambassadors International
PO Box 1302
Salida, CA 95368
Phone: (888) 403-0600
Website: MedicalAmbassadors.org
Email: info@med-amb.org