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VCU Volunteers Help Critically Ill Children from Developing Countries

August 3, 2017

Inclusive Excellence fellow, Professor Anita Nadal and her School of World Studies students have been volunteering with the World Pediatric Project, which brings critically ill children from developing countries to the United States for medical care.
 
Nadal and her students have been visiting with the children and their mothers, conversing with them in Spanish and teaching them basic English phrases, bringing the children toys and coloring books, and generally trying to make them feel welcome in a foreign country amid often difficult medical procedures.
 
Read the VCU News article here.