Everybody has days when life seems really hard, but if you ever need some perspective, you might want to see the REAL. LIFE. Exhibit -- an amazing collection of real artifacts that put you in the shoes of families living in extreme poverty or recovering from natural disasters. It was assembled by Medical Teams International, based on scenes that staff and volunteers have witnessed in hard-hit areas around the world.
The main exhibit is housed at MTI's headquarters in Portland, but a new one is opening in Redmond this weekend. Janey Pinneo from Medical Teams International joined Margaret to talk about the exhibit, the tremendous work MTI volunteers do around the world, and pay tribute to a volunteer who passed away while working in Haiti.
The REAL. LIFE. Exhibit opens Saturday, September 10th The event
The Mike and Kathy Holmgren Center
Medical Teams International
9680 153rd Ave. NE, Redmond, WA 98052
The day begins at 9am with a Fun Run in memory of Matthew Bouthillier. Runners can register at 8am. The exhibit Open House will run from 9:30am - 3:00pm.
For more information, click here.