First Lady of Honduras visits MedShare's national office in Atlanta
On November 13th, representatives of HOI accompanied the First Lady of Honduras, Madame Ana Garcia Hernandez, on a visit to MedShare's National Office so that she could learn more about our mission and our work. Mme. Hernandez is pictured center left with MedShare CEO Charles Redding and several MedShare volunteers. HOI sponsored a 40-foot container of medical supplies and equipment from MedShare over a year ago to rural clinics in Honduras.
"Talk and Taste" speakers inspire Atlanta audience
On October 23, four extraordinary individuals shared their personal stories on influencing the quality of life of children around the world at Sweetwater Brewery in Atlanta. Sponsored by the MedShare Southeast Council, the speakers - Semegyn Hodes, AB Short, Maya Penn (pictured at right with MedShare CEO and President Charles Redding), and Dr. Althea Grant - inspired the audience of nearly 250 people that included young professionals, board members, and other special guests. Atlanta improvisional group, Dad's Garage, entertained guests after the speakers' presentations. Proceeds from the event will be used to fund a 40-foot MedShare container of medical supplies and equipment to Liberia.