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***Trip Requirement - all team members must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 three weeks prior to trip departure.***
***$300 non-refundable deposit due before you are added to the team roster. ***
***Please note that passports must be valid up to 6 months from your trip return date.***
The team will arrive in Santo Domingo on Saturday and travel west (3-4 hrs.) to San Juan de la Maguana. Team members will stay in a guesthouse with dormitory style lodging. The guesthouse staff is accustomed to caring for other faith-based, American teams throughout the year and will provide linens, towels, and a complimentary laundry service. Meals are also served at the guesthouse. On Sunday, team members will spend the day preparing medicines for the week. An established medical clinic is also located on the guesthouse premises. Each day the team will travel to poverty stricken villages to hold medical clinics. The team may host a Vacation Bible School for the children during the week. Plans are not confirmed. Friday the 13th, the team will return to Santo Domingo for sightseeing and tourist opportunities and depart for home on Saturday the 14th.
Dr. Hannay is a retired family physician. This will be his 21st VIMM trip serving primarily in the Dominican Republic and Honduras since 2005.
Teri Lash-Ritter is a family physician who serves as Associate Chief Experience Officer at Cleveland Clinic and has served on mission teams in Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
***Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic trip details are subject to change***