We are a team of passionate volunteers from varied walks of life who share the desire to embrace other cultures, create meaningful connections, and affect lasting contributions which help break the cycle of poverty in the developing world.
Our Leadership and Advisory Teams come from 3 states and 5 countries.
We each strive to be simple yet creative to impact a positive change in our international community.
We work hard and definitely play hard.
Loree Bolin, DDS – Director, Health & Hope Foundation
2016 Citizen of the Year Awarded by WA State Dental Association
2009-Present: Leading health care teams in rural areas of Tanzania, Philippines, Nepal, Uganda, Haiti, Honduras
2010-2014: Medical Director for Medical Relief International (MRI)
Alice Brownstein, MD
2001-2009 and 2011-Present:Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2011-Present: Remote medical consults for healthcare missions
Tim Shields, DDS, MSD
2005-2011: Chairman, The Clinic Fund University of Washington Orthodontic Alumni Association
Past President: UW Ortho Alumni Assoc, Washington State Society of Orthodontists, Snohomish County Dental Society
Kirsten Neilsen, MA History, MS Library and Information Science
2006 – Present: Board President/member of outdoor enthusiast NGOs
2013-2014: Health care and Community Health care delivery in Nepal and Tanzania
Kelsey Gibson, BA Marketing
2012-2103: Web Content Specialist for SeaBright Holdings