Mountain Medics International (MMI)
Program Description

MMI aims to improve the health and quality of life of underserved mountain communities in Peru. MMI runs a range of projects, including medical, dental, and optical health clinics, green sustainable development programs, awareness and education initiatives, and disaster response and recovery. 

Time Commitment


  • Peru

Types of Opportunities

  • Volunteers participate in medical treks with a team that includes local health providers. The treks involve backpacking and camping, while setting up free mobile clinics in remote areas throughout the journey.

Expected Costs

  • Average $2500 for all trip and trek-related expenses; does not include airfare


  • No requirements