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Entries in Charitable Care (69)

Monday
Oct222012

UWSoD Student Inna Piskorska In Jamaica

 Inna Piskorska (in gray shirt ) with her sister Nataliya (in navy), and three Jamaican children on their recent trip to the islandAfter going to Haiti last year to provide dental care, UWSoD student Inna Piskorska could have rested on her laurels; after all, not many perform that kind of humanitarian work while still in school. Instead, she started planning a second, larger outing. 

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Thursday
Sep202012

Dr. Theresa Cheng: Restoring Our Veterans

“On May 25, 2004, my son, Army Specialist Rory Dunn, was on escort duty for a civil service team just outside Fallujah, when a daisy-chained IED hidden in a tree overhanging the road on which he was traveling was detonated by remote control as his Humvee passed underneath.

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Tuesday
Sep112012

Inna Piskorska in Jamaica, Part Two

“The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively”  — Bob Marley

Ed. Note: UWSoD Student Inna Piskorska is following up her recent trip to Haiti with another humanitarian dental effort, this time to the island of Jamaica, the fifth-largest island country in the Caribbean. While there, the group of 24 volunteers are providing free dental care to the those in need. This is the second of two blog posts.

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Friday
Aug312012

Inna Piskorska's Next Humanitarian Effort — Jamaica!

Clockwise, from left: Piskorska (second from left) poses with fellow humanitarians, Piskorska with coconut, one of the many readily available tropical fruits, Ackee fruit, part of a traditional Jamaican breakfastEd. Note: UWSoD Student Inna Piskorska is following up her recent trip to Haiti with another humanitarian dental effort, this time to the island of Jamaica, the fifth-largest island country in the Caribbean. While there, the group of 24 volunteers are providing free dental care to the those in need.

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