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Bus Loads of Kids

Bus Loads of Kids

Starting out our last day in Pine Ridge, I wasn’t totally sure what to expect – would everyone be sad, happy, excited? The emotions were endless. Needless to say, each team (Clinic, Head Start Physicals, and Community) had a great last day and it got a little better as dinner came around. Before letting you … Continue reading

Saying Thanks

Saying Thanks

Well what exiting week so far.. Today we went to the clinic for another day of seeing patients. The staff there are so happy we are there. I was with Dr. Ann Budzak rooming patients for her. We saw 7 patients. 6 of them were sports px and one was ill. Today went more smoothly … Continue reading

Thirsty For Adventure

Thirsty For Adventure

Bright and early Sunday morning, the August Pine Ridge team headed out for South Dakota. Our three vehicles pulled out of the parking lot, destined for the badlands and then Kyle. The trip went smoothly (after we had ironed out our issue regarding a couple lead-footed drivers leaving the others in the dust), and after … Continue reading

Day 1 in the Sun and Heat

Lisa, Monica, Alex and I volunteered at Re-Member which is an organization that builds bunk beds, wheelchair ramps and other things. Alex and Monica were with one group that skirted a trailer house.  This project is vital for for the owners because it adds  insulation to lower energy costs. They were troopers. The temperature was … Continue reading