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What to Pack When Volunteering Overseas?

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The thought of packing for an overseas adventure can be both overwhelming and paralyzing. The task of cramming a month’s worth of belongings into an airline-approved suitcase can seem daunting for many travelers.

We’re here to help! Once you have registered for a trip with Global Dental Relief, you will receive a “Welcome Packet” via email. This packet is full of detailed information regarding your upcoming adventure – including a packing list!

In addition, we recently stumbled across the article below on GoAbroad’s website. It’s full of great advice regarding what to pack while traveling abroad. Keep in mind, it’s always smart to check the weather at your destination a few days before departure.

What will your go-to travel item be in 2019?

What to Pack When Volunteering Overseas?

The thought of packing for an overseas adventure can be both overwhelming and paralyzing. The task of cramming a month’s worth of belongings into an airline-approved suitcase can seem daunting for many travelers.

We’re here to help! Once you have registered for a trip with Global Dental Relief, you will receive a “Welcome Packet” via email. This packet is full of detailed information regarding your upcoming adventure – including a packing list!

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Calling All Pre-Dental and Pre-Dental Hygiene Students. Apply Now!

Posted on January 29, 2019.

For many students, a spring break trip to Guatemala or a summer spent volunteering in Kenya seems impossible and often too far out of budget. Likewise, traveling to a remote Himalayan village and providing free dental care to children in need may be something many only dream of. Thanks to the generous support of Cranberry USA, pre-dental students and pre-dental hygiene students now have financial support to make this dream a reality!

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Feature Article: “Pediatric Dentistry Today: Volunteering in a Field Dental Clinic in Cambodia”

Posted on January 15, 2019.

It’s the start of a new year and our first clinics in Cambodia are just a few weeks away!

Check out an article from Pediatric Dentistry Today featuring our dental clinics in Cambodia.

 

If you have questions about how you can volunteer, feel free to send us an email at volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org.
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BP Dental Joins GDR in Ladakh and Siem Reap

Posted on December 18, 2018.

In 2018, BP Dental, a generous Global Dental Relief sponsor, channeled their efforts and energy to help bring dental care to children in need in India and Cambodia. BP Dental volunteers traveled with excitement and anticipation on a mission to change the lives of children in India and Cambodia.

As a first-time volunteer with Global Dental Relief, it’s hard to know what to expect.

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Become a Clinic Sponsor Today!

Posted on December 4, 2018.

What if someone told you that with one simple step, you could become a Global Dental Relief clinic sponsor? This means that 250 children, who otherwise lack access to care, can be seen at a Global Dental Relief dental clinic.

With the turn of a new year, many are thinking about resolutions or aspirations. Let 2019 be the year you commit to improving the health and lives of hundreds of children in need.

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