Mission of Mercy & Health Equity Festival

Event Information
Date: 
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 6:30am to Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 5:30pm
Event Address: 
Xfinity Center
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
Brief Description of Event: 
The Mission of Mercy & Health Equity Festival is a 3-day adult dental clinic that provides free dental care services to the poor and underserved. Health care services will be also provided, including blood pressure readings, glucose and cholesterol checks, flu shots, vision exams, and HIV screenings, all at no cost to the patient. Dentists, hygienists, X-ray techs, dental assistants, nurses, and medical assistants are needed to volunteer their services! Additional non-clinical/medical volunteers are needed to help with various tasks, including set-up, patient check-in/check-out, patient escorts, hospitality, IT support, translators, etc. Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. To sign up and for more information, visit www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/mom/ Time Commitment: Shifts are available Thursday, September 12; Friday, September 13; Saturday, September 14 from 6:30AM to 12:30PM and 11:30AM to 5:30PM. Volunteers are welcome to sign up for more than one shift.
Organizations Involved
Organization to be Benefited: 
Mission of Mercy
Sponsoring Organization: 
Catholic Charities
Event Coordinator Info
Event Coordinator Name: 
Miss Volunteer Volunteer
Event Coordinator Email: 
Open to volunteers: 
Yes
501-C3 Status: 
Yes, the sponsoring or served organization is a registered 501-C3
Event Geofield: 
Latitude: 38.986918300000
Longitude: -76.942554300000