Scrubs, gowns, medical supplies, and school supplies needed for Medical Mission Trip to Ghana, Project Okurase
Sarah Logan or Cynthia Swenson 843-693-2233 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Faculty, staff, and students, ?Several faculty members, residence, nurses, students and others will soon be traveling to the remote village of Okurase in Ghana for a village health outreach to work with local Ghanaian nurses and physicians to address the primary health goals of the village, including malaria testing and treatment, goiter, hydrocele, and vision problems.
This remote village is home to 2,500 people, of whom 1,400 are children. This village has no clean water, lack of proper sanitation, limited medical care or educational opportunities, malnutrition, and food security issues. (See Photo Exhibit on 2nd floor of library).
You can find donation boxes in the basic science building, the library, the main and children's hospital lobbies, the wellness center, the Cannon Street building, Ashley River Towers lobby, McClennen Banks 1st floor, or Harborview Towers.
Please consider donating any of the following non-expired supplies:
-Scrubs, hospital or exam gowns
-Glucometers and glucose strips
Or if you prefer to make a tax deductible monetary donation to help us to buy medication in Ghana by contacting Dr. Cynthia Swenson, MUSC Department of Psychiatry, 4th floor, McClennen Banks, 843-876-1802
Or mail to:
2449 Beacon Street
North Charleston, SC 29405?
We will be focusing on: