Pai Hospital was a fantastic place to meet fellow travellers, especially Canadians. For whatever reason, Pai is one of those “backpacker hubs” and also tends to be Canadian centric. Everyone was super friendly and chill 🙂 – Annie and Chris, wonderful volunteers and great human beings! Looks like you had an awesome time in Thailand!
I returned this weekend from a fantastic 3-week trip to Kenya and Tanzania and while in Kenya was able to successfully deliver the medical supplies that your wonderful organization donated. As you may remember, I have been working for the last 3 years on a privately funded well-building project in two villages in the Samburu Read more about Fiona delivers a suitcase to Kenya and Tanzania[…]
(Repost of Saturday’s post by Mary Lou, now with photos!) “Returning again to Acapulco proved to be satisfying. We went to their palm Sunday services and was welcomed with open arms.” Frank and Mary Lou Naccarato, Acapulco
“Successful trip finding a 20 bed nursing home totally dependant on fundraising and donations.About a 20min cab ride outside of the city surrounded by mountains, very peaceful and lovely staff . Here is Luz del Carman the Director , myself, Gord my husband and Carlos . It was Carlos’s first day volunteering over the next Read more about Vij takes a suitcase to La Puerto Vallarta[…]
Great work, Ashley Bowes!!“Hey NJT’ers! I dropped off my first suitcase to a charity, “Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients” in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday. They are donating the suitcase to hospital that can use the supplies next week! It was an adventure researching for a place that can use the supplies in a big Read more about Ashley Bowes delivers a suitcase to Ho Chi Minh[…]
“Delivering medical supplies at Tropical disease foundation in Manila which focuses on tuberculosis. Receiving the supplies is Dr RGM Veto, the clinic physician thru the assistance of ms Aida Belleca, a government employee who helped in finding a worthy organization. Thanks for your hard work and the opportunity to be of help to others. It was Read more about Howard Hager delivers a suitcase to Manila[…]
“John and I took the suitcases to Remedios with#Cubana. As the dollar isn’t doing well, we had the bus driver stop in Remedios on our way to our destination. We handed them to a trusted friend who took them to her local hospital. John has all the paperwork from her and will be delivering it Read more about John takes a suitcase to Remedios[…]
Joshua W and Family deliver to Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic!
“Perri and I got back from Havana on Saturday afternoon. After enduring a few challenges such as a 10 hour delay flying out of Pearson, we both can say we had a truly terrific time. We both love Havana and can’t wait to visit again!Indeed, we met many interesting people in the city. But we Read more about James Lindsay and Perri Mahon deliver a suitcase to Havana[…]
Just to let you know, we have just returned from our trip in Cuba. We dropped off a suitcase to a small clinic in Havana Centro (Polyclinico Luis Galvan Soca). The doctors and nurses were so grateful for all the supplies. We visited the clinic and even a pen would be helpful. They thanked a Read more about Annie and Xavier deliver a suitcase to Cuba[…]