VMCO Charity Banquet 2017

First and foremost, the entire VMCO family would like to thank each and every one of you who came out to support the VMCO Charity Banquet on March 18th at Saigon Maxim. Seeing the entire venue filled up made all the hard work and effort of each team member really worth it! We would also[…]

See you Saturday :)

Hi Folks!! The 2017 team has been hard at work preparing for the Vietnamese Medical Charity Organization Charity Banquet. It is ONLY 2 DAYS away!! We are beyond excited to see our friends and family this coming Saturday, March 18th at Saigon Maximum. The event will start at 7pm and walk-ins are welcomed. Please join[…]

Games, Raffles, FUN!!

First off, we would like to send our immense gratitude to our host, the Irish Pub and to everyone who came out to support the mission. We were all overwhelmed with the support we received from our friends, family, colleagues, and faculty. Without your charitable donations this fundraising event for the mission would not have[…]

T minus 3 weeks!

Time is flying by and we’re now just 3 weeks out from our rotation. This past weekend, some of the VMCO alumni flew out to visit us here in Philly and help us with our mock clinic as we prepare for Vietnam! Thao and Chi who were among the first members to attend the mission, have gone to[…]

6K THANKS TO YOU!

Our Temple student mission team has collectively reached our $6000 fundraising goal to qualify for the match! In the match program, our alumni and faculty are generously matching an amount that we’ve raised! We look forward to being able to afford all the necessary medication and medical supplies with the fundraising efforts of our student group, along with[…]

Injection Time!

Today we learned how to give intramuscular injections. We will be giving B-12 injections quite frequently to the Vietnamese patients in a little over 8 weeks, so it was time to get comfortable giving injections! We got to practice our technique with our partners are are proud to say that NO cotton balls were used[…]