April 25-May 5, Bhutan, Closed
Aug. 8-15, Guatemala, Open
September 11-19, Zambia, Open
Oct. 30-Nov. 10, Vietnam, Open
January, Uganda, Completed
June 13-20, Honduras, Medical Volunteers only
2016 (Dates to be announced)
Uganda-January 2015 by Tara Burns
Recently Surgicorps International celebrated their 20th year anniversary and I just returned home from my 20th mission trip with Surgicorps. As I reflect on this milestone I am compelled to put my thoughts into writing.
It is difficult to find words to describe what Surgicorps means to me. Ten years ago as a college student, I began my journey with Surgicorps. I could never have dreamed or imagined the impact that Surgicorps would have on my life or that I would have the opportunity to travel to eight developing countries to assist in providing medical care to those in need.
Vietnam 2014 by Joan Pearlstein Dunn
On October 31st, a group of 18 volunteers would travel almost 10,000 miles to reach Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This was my maiden-voyage with the team, and I joined them as a non-medical volunteer. Although I’d traveled to many faraway places, I would soon learn the difference between traveling, and seeing the world.
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10th Annual “A Night on the Town” presented by W. G. Tomko and Friends will benefit Surgicorps® Intl and Pennsylvania Batten Disease Support
On Friday, October 10, 2014, W.G. Tomko and Friends will host the 10th Annual “A Night on the Town” at the Sheraton Station Square…
Bhutan 2014 – by the numbers It was a record-breaking trip this year. We screened nearly 200 people, completed 65 surgeries, and 170 knee injections. The dental team never stopped. They saw more than 1,200 in the villages and completed many extractions while continuing to share prevention strategies with all.