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PreMedical Students

  • My Experiences with LIG Global – Pranav Kumar

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    My name is Pranav Kumar, and I am a junior at Montville Township High School in New Jersey. In March of 2015, I had the incredible opportunity to work in Cajamarca, Peru with LIG Global. Through this amazing organization, I was able to gain life-changing experiences that have and will continue to benefit me going
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  • Salonee Shah

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    On March 14 at 9 am, when most of my high school was in either biology or APUSH, watching a power point or graphing functions, I was sitting in seat 28b on plane about to go 3,400 miles away. My family and I were going on a trip to Peru on a medical mission with
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  • Life is Great Global Foundation—Philippines 2015

     Jenna Barkey 19 hours, 3 planes, and 1 boat brought me to an eye opening trip of a life time. I am in my senior year studying Biokinetics at Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota to go on to further schooling to eventually be an Occupational Therapist. When my mom asked me if I wanted
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  • Saturday March 28th 2015

    Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity Incorporated collaborated with Life is Great Global Foundation in a Day of Service Event. In four hours, the crews sorted, loaded, and transported four large SUV’s worth of medical supplies that will soon be shipped to the Philippines for the next medical trip in January, 2016. LUL brought the support of
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Nursing Students

  • Stina Johnson experience in the Philippines

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    With small expectations and a limited knowledge of my upcoming journey, I boarded a plane leaving Minnesota with the Philippines on my mind. Arriving in Newark, I was surprised yet again when I realized I was embarking on a trip with many companions (really, as I viewed it, many new potential friends… who knew a
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  • Nicole Athans experience in the Philippines

    I was fortunate to be able to go two medical mission trips with LIG. My first trip was before I started nursing school and I wasn’t sure how much help I’d truly be. However, LIG quickly put me to work and my world has forever changed. I got so much experience in that short week
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Elementary School Students

  • Elementary Student Section

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    This section is the direct result of the tremendous support given to Life is Great from the youngest members of our communities in the New Jersey area. From fundraising money to feed refugees in the Philippines after Typhoon Yolanda, to teaching arts and crafts or sports to kids in the Dominican Republic and the Philippines,
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Recent Posts

  • Olivia Sylvester – Hula Hoop

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    In June of 2013, my daughter Olivia and I were able to join LIG on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. My daughter was able to incorporate her Girl Scout Silver Award project with this trip. With the help of our community she was able to have over 100 hula hoops individually made which
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  • My Visit to Peru – Amazing LIG Experience

    Hello Mrs. Carr, and Mr. Piselli. I hope you are well and had a great holiday. Recently I have visited Peru on a medical mission with my father, and a volunteering group called LIG (ligglobal.org). This experience has allowed me to witness people who do not have what we do and it truly touched my
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Global Medical Student Network

  • LIG Global Peru – March 2015

    MARCH 15: Today I translated for both the VIAA project and part of the Cardiothoracic surgery team, specifically helped translate between the perfussionists. I found refreshing the type of individual insight that each of the Midwives (or obstetricians, as they are known in Peru) had into the current HPV screening deficit situation. So many factors
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