This story was submitted by Samantha Rosen, an Alumni of our Thailand Community Service Program.
Samantha is the 2019 winner of the Share Your Volunteer Story contest, where alumni of our Volunteer programs share their stories with us for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card and a $100 donation to the charity of their choice.
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The initial culture shock I felt while watching the tiny hill villages roll by as we drove down the dirt roads of Thailand started to fade, and in its place my concern for the hidden citizens developed.
My experience that summer in Thailand with Westcoast Connections only confirmed my commitment to help the remote people all over the world that are unable to obtain the medical resources they desperately need.
When we arrived in the small Thai Keep Reading »