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  Latin America, Service Trips, Uncategorized

Serve with us in Mexico!

It’s not Christmas yet, but the fun times are ready to roll right in already! Guess what? We have another opportunity for YOU to join us on an amazing service trip to Mexico! When: September 23th- 30th, 2017 Where: Vicente Guerrerro, Baja California, Mexico Who: YOU! Foundation for His Ministry Our group will be hosted at the “Foundation for His Ministry” in a small and rural village called Vicente Guerrerro. The “Foundation for His ministry” is a Christian organization that was founded by Chuck and Charla Pereau in 1967. They currently host 90 children; each of whom has a unique story  ...

  Latin America, Recognition, Service Trips

Reflections from Carly, USANA Director and recent service trip attendee

Meet Carly Dow- USANA Director I grew up listening to music —mostly country classics and modern pop crossovers, but have recently broadened my horizons with various genres. Despite the type, I love the unique sound of each artist’s voice and the power, poise, presence, and unmistakable message that backs each song. Each song tells a story, reminding us of a profound moment or memory and I’d like to share one with you. Vicente Guerrero, Mexico November 27th, 2016 was the day I embarked on a journey that would completely alter my understanding of poverty. I had seen poverty, but never to  ...

  Areas, Latin America, Stories

Medical brigades in Guatemala

Our local partners in Guatemala have been continuing their efforts with medical brigades. Recently, they targeted the municipality of Coatepeque, which is 235 kilometers from Guatemala City. Because their efforts in that area are ongoing, the vision is to continue to provide medical assistance and follow up with as many individuals as possible. The team serves approximately 1,000 patients per month with resources received through your generous donations.  Just as is in Coatepeque, the team continues to follow up with the many children and adults they serve in Jalapa, a small village of  ...

  Latin America, Mexico, Service Projects, Service Trips

Honoring grandpa through the True Health Foundation

Throughout the course of my Eagle Project, I have been greatly blessed by family, friends, and other contributors. My project consisted of gathering dental hygiene donations from various sources, packing them up in kits, and sending them to an orphanage in Mexico with the True Health Foundation. Why I chose this project The main reason I wanted to do this project was to honor my grandfather, who was a dentist in Logan, Utah. He loved to serve and help people through his skills in dentistry. My mom often recalls times when my grandpa would give free dental care to those who were in need of  ...

  Latin America, Service Projects, Service Trips

USANA True Health Foundation in Vicente Guerrero, Mexico

So… First things first- if you haven’t checked out the Foundation’s Facebook page in the last week, you NEED to either get right to it, or keep reading because you are about to be amazed! Our team of Foundation staff, CHF representatives and USANA associates got back from Vicente Guerrero in Baja, Mexico last week, and after all our hard work, we are now ready to share ALL about our trip! After meeting in San Diego (most of us for the first time), we were right on our way across the border and into Mexico. With so many different activities, there’s no better way to tell you about it all  ...