Call for volunteers for 2-day pop-up clinic at First Baptist of Livingston in July
Remote Area Medical – RAM® – a major nonprofit provider of pop-up clinics delivering free dental, vision and medical care to those in need – is seeking volunteer medical, dental and vision professionals and general support staff for its July 9-10 clinic. The two-day clinic is to be held at First Baptist Church of Livingston located at 708 E. Main St., Livingston, TN 38570. This clinic is in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Livingston, Tenn., and funded in part by a grant from UCEMC Cares, Inc.
We are also in need of interpreters and general support volunteers to help set up and take down. If you or your organization would like to volunteer your time to help provide free healthcare services to the Livingston, Tenn. and surrounding communities, please visit our website at www.ramusa.org or call us at 865-579-1530.
• All RAM services are free, and no ID is required. Free dental, vision and medical services will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.
• Services available at the RAM free clinic may include dental cleanings, dental fillings, dental extractions, dental x-rays, eye exams, glaucoma testing, eyeglass prescriptions, eyeglasses made on-site, women’s health exams and general medical exams. Free take-home colon cancer screening test kits will also be available.
• About Remote Area Medical: RAM is a major nonprofit organization that operates pop-up clinics delivering free dental, vision and medical services to individuals in need who do not have access to, or cannot afford, a doctor. Founded in 1985, RAM has treated more than 888,000 individuals with $181.5 million worth of free healthcare and veterinary services. Since its foundation, nearly 183,000 volunteers – comprised of licensed dental, vision, medical and veterinary professionals, as well as general support staff – have supported RAM’s mission.
• About Rotary Club of Livingston: Rotary Club of Livingston, founded in 1947, is a membership and humanitarian service organization. Through membership of their local Rotary club, members use their time and talents to make a difference in their own communities and around the world. Rotary is open to anyone over the age of 18 who wants to give back to their community, meet new people and have fun. Rotary International was founded in 1905 in Chicago and is now the world’s largest international service organization with 1.2 million professional men and women as members. There are 35,000 clubs in over 200 countries and geographical regions. Rotary initiates local and global projects to promote world understanding and peace and improve life conditions for people of all ages and cultures. Follow on Facebook via Rotary Club of Livingston.