International Medical Corps


International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide.

By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at the highest risk, along with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance. Since 1984, IMC has delivered more than $1.4 billion in health care, education, and training to tens of millions of people in 70 countries. 

International Medical Corps monitors the performance and effectiveness of its programs and improves the delivery of future projects by regularly conducting program evaluations by independent consultants and authoritative bodies. The organization demonstrates its commitment to accountability and transparency by making information regarding its effectiveness and impact available through its website.

Selected Awards:
Presented to Nancy Aossey:

Global Humanitarian & Legacy Awards
Young President’s Organization, 2011

CEO/Women Making a Difference & Leadership Excellence Awards
Los Angeles Business Journal, 2011

Julia Vadala Taft Outstanding Leadership Award
Interaction, 2009

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Nancy Aossey
President & CEO

Santa Monica

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Nonprofit (Donations)

Guidestar Report

Dr. Berlius Philogene reads a patient chart at International Medical Corps' Cholera Treatment Center.
A map of where International Medical Relief provides aid.