El Elyon Hospital

El Elyon, is a not-for-profit hospital operated by a local organization called El Elyon in Lome, the capital of Togo, whose mission is to extend the ministry of compassion to all who seek its services.

El Elyon is open 24/7 and provides Pediatrics, Surgery, OB-Gyn and Internal Medicine in this 52 bed facility with 18 employees and 20 volunteers that has become an anchor for health care in the region. LWDF’s clinic in Agou and El Elyon are collaborating and the facilities work together to help the community.

El Elyon is a leading health care system in collaboration with Light in the World Development Foundation; providing high quality, comprehensive and innovative care across Togo, West Africa. Our system provides opportunities for medical providers and humanitarian activists from around the world to volunteer within the region.

Our Values


Encouraging high standards of service and performance


Treat each person as an inherently valuable member of the human community and as a unique expression of life


Creating systems and structures that are attuned to the needs of the vulnerable and disadvantaged and that promote a sense of community among all persons


Advocating for consistency, predictably, and honesty in all human interactions


Ensuring prudent use of talents and resources in a collaborative manner