Recently, Dr. Geoffrey Ping and Dr. Asia Dela Cruz —WSDA members and pediatric dentists in East Wenatchee — received a request they couldn’t refuse: their patient, 9-year old McKenna Schwab, asked them to sponsor a toy drive to benefit the Wenatchee Valley Women’s Resource Center, and Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Seattle
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After 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.
“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.