About Us

The Dominican Overseas Education and Relief Society (DOERS) is a committee of the Third Order of St. Dominic, Inc., [Idaho Lay Dominicans (Blessed Margaret of Castello Chapter)] a State of Idaho, U.S.A., non profit tax exempt 501(c)(3) corporation.

Vision Statement:

So that children may grow up healthy and strong starting with the health of women and mothers in a spirit of collaboration.

Mission Statement:

In the steps of St. Dominic, DOERS will carry out its vision by:

  • Development of sustainable access to safe drinking water,
  • Distribution of antiparasitic medicines and education to promote deworming campaigns,
  • Distribution of prenatal micronutrients and other assistance, and education to improve maternal health,
  • Bolstering health care delivery through education and delivery of medicine and supplies,
  • Promoting hygiene education, and
  • Promoting educational awareness of developmental challenges and possible solutions.CIMG1743