BC: Service...... Giving what you don't have to give. Giving when you don't need to give. Giving because you want to give.
FC: "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." | ZAMBIA 2012
1: And I'm leaving on a jet plane....
2: So begins my long journey of 3 plane rides and long layovers, with the anticipation of finally landing in Zambia!!!
3: "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page."
4: Our Lodge | The little blue van we traveled everywhere in
5: Our home away from home
6: Our first encounter with the kids at a church near our lodge
7: EIFFEL | This was the first church we attended. We sang, prayed, and visited with the locals and nearby children.
9: "You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you."
10: Our First Home Visit Day | The gentleman in the middle had a brain tumor growing outside his head.
11: Two of my home visit translators | The woman in the orange shirt had Tuberculosis
12: One of the villagers homes we visited | "No person was ever honored for what they received. Honor has been the reward for what they gave."
13: The only school in the Village
14: Pill sorting and packing to take to the villagers on our clinic days
15: Clinic Day #1 in The Village of Malokota | We assessed and handed out medications to over 240 patients
16: Some of the pillowcase dresses that were donated and handed out to many little girls.
17: "A travel adventure has no substitute. It is the ultimate experience, your one big opportunity for flair." -Massow | Home Visit Day 2 ~ The woman sitting down had a terrible leg wound and no supplies or meds to treat and heal the wound.
19: Nshima - they're staple food
20: Clinic Day 2 We assessed and handed out meds to over 430 patients! | This was our "pharmacy"
21: One of the translators for clinic, and care workers for the village.
22: "The meaning of life is to find your gift....the purpose of life is to give it away"
24: KIDS DAY!!
26: Care Worker Appreciation Day | B -I - N - G - 0 | Life saver kits designed by Emily
27: This is called the "long drop" the bathroom we had to use while in the Village. | MISC.....
29: Pit stop/long layover in London on our journey home!