HOPE Volunteer in Nepal Appeals for Help
HOPE volunteer nurse, Sama Shrestha is volunteering in Nepal to help earthquake victims. Born in Kathmandu, this is Sama’s second trip to Nepal as a HOPE volunteer. Currently a nurse at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, VA., Sama immediately volunteered to return to Kathmandu with HOPE in order to help those in need.
Helping Indonesia’s Health Workers Through a Crisis
Ibu Rizka is trained for the worst. She has seen patients in their darkest hours and endured the agony of searching for colleagues who don’t report to work after disasters, their fates unknown. Now, the Indonesian emergency room nurse and Disaster and Crisis Management Coordinator is coping with the aftermath of more tragedy, following the earthquake and tsunami that hit Central Sulawesi on September 28.