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Campbell University Medical Students: Summer Service instead of a Summer “Get away”

How many college students do you know, who would sacrifice their sacred summers off to serve underserved communities thousands of miles away? While many students are using their summer breaks for a “get away” or...

/ October 4, 2017

MDF Instruments Mexico: On the Ground in Mexico City

On September 19, 2017  a 7.1 magnitude earth quake struck Mexico City killing over 200 people and damaging countless structures. Rescue workers, disaster relief teams, and medical emergency volunteers rushed to the city to help with...

/ September 28, 2017

Saving One Life: On Call Medicine with Mission

We were introduced to Clinique Sur Appel de Delmas when contacted by a volunteer from On Call: Medicine with a Mission. On Call, an anchor project of Time Square Church Missions, established the clinic in 2013 and...

/ August 10, 2017

Team Dios Obrando: “God is working” in Honduras

  Team Dios Orando, is a medical relief team lead by Dick and Judy Smith and comprised of volunteer physicians and nurses, nursing (pre-nursing) students and faculty from Charleston Southern University. The team travels to the...

/ July 20, 2017

Hope Without Borders: Culturally Conscious Healthcare

In the past decade, non-profit medical relief teams have become self-aware. They no longer make annual missions that simply offer health screenings, limited medications and referrals. As volunteers work hand-in-hand with local hospitals, community leaders,...

/ June 30, 2017

Small Things: Minji Woo’s story

Every Crafting Wellness team strives to collaborate with the communities they serve to create sustainable healthcare. The Guatemala Medical Mission Team expands their efforts to new rural communities each year. Their most recent mission saw...

/ June 17, 2017

#VivaPeru

In March 2017, Peru was devastated by torrential rain causing massive flooding and deadly mudslides called “Huayco”. El Niño interacted with human-induced climate change caused the strongest climate phenomenon in recorded history. More than 100,000 homes...

/ June 2, 2017

A Family Voyage to Discover True Happiness

Can you imagine dropping everything and sailing around the world? What would it take? How could you even begin to make this dream a reality? It’s possible! Meet Sam, Cass and their incredible kids. They...

/ May 19, 2017

From Tulsa, Oklahoma to Uganda: Mending One Heart

A brilliant example of what it means to Craft Wellness, Power of a Nickel expands the reach of  their medical relief to Uganda annually. Providing clinics in five different locations, it is always with compassion...

/ April 14, 2017

Everyday Heroes: Ventura County East Valley Search and Rescue Team

When the volunteer medics of Ventura County East Valley Search and Rescue arrived at the San Gabriel Mountains for routine training, they had no idea they would be called to a real life emergency evacuation....

/ April 5, 2017