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Byron is Watsi’s newest and youngest engineer. He was seduced into Watsi’s vision by Chase and Oscar while studying EECS at UC Berkeley. Prior to Watsi, Byron did natural language
Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Jaclyn!
My name is Jaclyn Vanstone, and I'm a Watsi volunteer writer from Canada. After a beautiful Vancouver summer, I will be returning for my second semester of law school in British Co
Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Peyton!
My name is Peyton Sherwood and I was one of Watsi’s volunteer writers this past summer, and will be writing again in the fall. In the past 12 weeks I wrote nearly 40 patient profil
Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Emily!
Emily is a Watsi writing volunteer. She's written over 50 patient profiles since she started last June. "I am continually inspired by Watsi, and am so fortunate to be working with
Biking 10,000 miles for Watsi
This past April, Lizzy and Haley of Within Biking Distance took off on a cross-country bike trip to support patients on Watsi. Lizzy, Haley, and their pet rat, Beef, have biked ov
Participating in China’s first online giving day
Tencent, one of the world’s largest Internet companies based in China, launched China’s first ever online Giving Day today. Tencent is featuring Watsi patients as part of the event
Hillary and Sarah are our fall health communications interns!
Hillary Bush (left) comes from a background in international development and travel. She's taken many opportunities to travel, spending a summer researching coffee in Ethiopia, vol
Meet our Fall 2015 writing volunteers!
We kicked off this summer with our first class of writing volunteers. The program was a huge success, and we're happy to announce our new class of fall 2015 writers!
A serendipitous encounter
Guest post by Carlyn Kerney, a Watsi volunteer alum This summer, while doing development work in Tanzania, I had the opportunity to visit Watsi's Tanzania medical partner, Arusha L