Posts Tagged surgical camp

Something Wonderful: Chicken Dancin’ in Niger

April2012Camp 014I absolutely LOVE it when we have surgical camps. They not only provide important training, but they fill the hospital to the brim. A group of 28 children, with a few adults, arrived last Thursday evening from Zinder.  They are such a polite, fun, and lively bunch. I spent both yesterday and this morning meeting all the new children who have come to have surgery (cleft lip/palate). Some have had their surgeries and were not very happy about it, some were awaiting surgery that particular day, and the rest were still playing and somewhat carefree. Read the rest of this entry »