19th Annual Benefit Results - Saturday, October 7, 2017

Thank you to everyone for attending our 19th Annual Benefit this past Saturday, October 7th.  Once again, Riverside Golf & Country Club here in Portland welcomed us with their customary hospitality.   A full banquet room made for a lively atmosphere enjoyed by all in attendance from age 11 to 97! 



Looking forward to seeing all of you at the Benefit coming up on Saturday, October 7th at the Riverside Golf & Country Club here in Portland.  Still plenty of time to sign up to attend which you can do by simply clicking on the computer image on the upper left side of the homepage or by calling Peggy at 503-659-4342.

Purchase individual raffle tickets for $5 each (or 5 for $20) and place as many as you like in the bid bowl next to each raffle rackage (you must be present at the Benefit to puchase tickets, enter individual raffles and win):


19th Annual TCHF Benefit Dinner - Saturday, October 7, 2017

The Tarahumara Children's Hospital Fund of Oregon will be holding our 19th Annual Benefit Dinner on Saturday, October 7th, 2017 at the Riverside Golf & Country Club here in Portland.  Invitations will be sent out in July so please watch your mailboxes if you are an existing supporter.  If you are newly interested in attending this event, please contact Peggy at 503-659-4342 for more information and/or to be included in future mailings.

Thank you all for your wonderful support over the past 19 years and we look forward to seeing all of you in October!


Newsletter from Creel

Newsletter from Santa Teresita Complex

Events at the national level

Oaxaca State

Oaxaca has become the visible and material expression of the criminalization of social protest. It is undeniable that anyone who has been molested, aggrieved, victimized by the violation of any of his fundamental rights, is immediately subject to a series of direct and indirect grievances for demanding respect for his rights and personal dignity.


Update From Arianne Wenk, The Commonwealth Medical College MD Candidate

Arianne Wenk is a current medical school student that we met during a trip to Creel in 2012.  We have enjoyed staying in touch with her are she finished her undergraduate studies and moved on to medical school and are so impressed by her dedication not only to medicine but to helping those in need.  Arianne is in communcation with both Fr. Miguel and Fr. David and we hope that she will continue her association with the Mission in Creel or wherever else her interests take her.  Thank you from the TCHF of Oregon and continued success!


Water For Life Project Update from Steve Schneider

The Fund-An-Item for 2015 was “Water for Life”.  Even though the Copper Canyon has seen moderate precipitation in recent years the challenge still remains for dependable and safe access to clean drinking water. A comprehensive scientific survey of the existing conditions is being managed by Schneider Water Services of St.


18th Annual TCHF Benefit - Saturday, October 1, 2016

"What a terrific event!", was heard throughout the dining room as the evening came to a close.  We celebrated our 18th Annual Benefit this past Saturday at the Riverside Golf & Country Club with about 160 supporters in attendance.  Mission Director, Fr. Miguel Quintanilla, S.J. was in attendance but our old friend Fr. David Ungerldeider was not able to attend due to prior commitments.