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Scripps Humanitarian Group Raising Funds for Missions to Mexico

Volunteers discuss charitable work and June 1 fundraiser on KUSI

Dr. Kent Diveley and RN Susana Verdugo-Ramos discuss Mercy Outreach Surgical Team's humanitarian work on KUSI.

Susana Verdugo Ramos, RN, and Kent Diveley, MD, on KUSI

Volunteers discuss charitable work and June 1 fundraiser on KUSI

Kent Diveley, MD, and Susana Verdugo-Ramos, both longtime members of the Scripps Mercy Outreach Surgical Team (MOST), recently discussed the volunteer group's humanitarian work in Mexico with KUSI. MOST has provided free, corrective surgeries for more than 30 years to poor children with cleft palates, cleft lips and other disfiguring conditions.

MOST is hosting the Eight Annual Mariachi Festival on June 1 at Humphreys Concerts By The Bay to help raise funds for its annual missions in Mexico's interior. Visit the Scripps Health Foundation website for more information about the event and to purchase tickets.

Watch the segment on KUSI:

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Keith Darce