July 14th – Some members of the team have begun rolling in to the Kunming Hotel. All total there will be 75 members on this mission. The number of volunteers and the organization it takes to complete a mission is staggering. The fact that Operation Smile can coordinate about 125 surgeries in just 7 days… read more
July 14- Meeting the Op Smile Crew
July 11th- Headed to Wenshan, China for Operation Smile!
We had not even left LAX yet and the mission to Shanghai was aborted due to a typhoon, the largest one in 35 years or so. We were rerouted through Hong Kong then on to Kunming, where the team meets Wednesday morning before heading to Wenshan. All total, it will take three days of travel… read more