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7 07, 2017

July 2017: Mid-year Report

2017-07-07T14:42:33+00:00

The first six months of 2017 just flew by! The time went by quickly, but we still have several wonderful events and accomplishments to share. Between January 1 and June 30, 2017, the MLFC: cared for 638 unique patients through 1,899 patient visits, provided 4,677 30-day prescriptions with a value of $1,683,232 through the [...]

July 2017: Mid-year Report 2017-07-07T14:42:33+00:00
7 07, 2017

2017 Annual Campaign – June Update

2017-07-07T14:41:54+00:00

We are now at 52.5% of our goal for the year! We are serving more and more patients, so our need for funding is increasing. We need contributions to pay for medical and dental supplies, medications, patient care staff, and medical office-related services. Every single dollar we receive is appreciated! Please consider making a [...]

2017 Annual Campaign – June Update 2017-07-07T14:41:54+00:00
12 05, 2017

May 2017: RAM Smyth County

2017-05-12T14:21:15+00:00

The Smyth County RAM clinic was held at the Mountain Empire Regional Airport during the weekend of May 5, 6, and 7, 2017. The RAM clinic is an opportunity for folks to access vision, dental, and medical care without cost, and this year, 980 people were registered to receive care during the three-day event. [...]

May 2017: RAM Smyth County 2017-05-12T14:21:15+00:00
12 05, 2017

2017 Annual Campaign – April Update

2017-05-12T14:16:44+00:00

We are now at 45.8% of our goal for the year! The past two years, we've seen donations shifted from the MLFC to the Smyth County RAM clinic during March and April. With an increase in patients at the RAM clinic and at the MLFC, both organizations need continued support. Please consider making a [...]

2017 Annual Campaign – April Update 2017-05-12T14:16:44+00:00
10 03, 2017

March 2017: Community Blood Drive and Envolve Vision Van

2017-03-10T12:02:26+00:00

"The Mel Leaman Free Clinic envisions a region of healthy people made possible through accessible and dignified health care services for all, regardless of circumstances." That is the new vision of the MLFC, adopted by the Board of Directors in October 2016. In addition for focusing on improving the services available to our patients [...]

March 2017: Community Blood Drive and Envolve Vision Van 2017-03-10T12:02:26+00:00
10 03, 2017

2017 Annual Campaign – February Update

2017-03-10T10:39:58+00:00

Contributions were low during February. We are now at 41.8% of our goal for the year - only a 0.3% increase during the month. Our first fundraiser of the year is beginning this month - a 50/50 raffle with a big prize! We have 100 $100 tickets for sale for a $5,000 prize. Tickets [...]

2017 Annual Campaign – February Update 2017-03-10T10:39:58+00:00
8 02, 2017

February 2017: Dental & Mobile Medical Updates

2017-02-08T11:12:49+00:00

We are working on several new programs this year, and two we are very excited about are our dental services and our mobile medical unit. We started offering dental hygiene services through a partnership with the Wytheville Community College Dental Hygiene Program in fall 2016. In addition, we continue to work with Dr. Jim [...]

February 2017: Dental & Mobile Medical Updates 2017-02-08T11:12:49+00:00
6 02, 2017

2017 Annual Campaign – January Update

2017-02-06T15:16:46+00:00

During the month of January, we saw a small increase in our 2017 Annual Campaign contributions. We are now at 41.5% of our goal for the year, which is a tremendous start! Please consider making a contribution to the Mel Leaman Free Clinic to help us provide high-quality, compassionate, free health care to the [...]

2017 Annual Campaign – January Update 2017-02-06T15:16:46+00:00
29 12, 2016

2017 Annual Campaign

2016-12-29T15:02:11+00:00

Mel Leaman Free Clinic operates on grant funding and contributions from people like you. The continued support of our community is critical to ensure high-quality, accessible health care for low-income, uninsured residents of Smyth, Grayson, and Washington counties, Virginia. Please consider donating to help us reach our 2017 Annual Campaign. The 2017 Annual Campaign supports [...]

2017 Annual Campaign 2016-12-29T15:02:11+00:00