October 11, 2017

 We recently returned from our trip dental trip to Ecuador.  We worked for four days and traveled to Ballenita, Cerro Alto and El Azucar. We did extractions, fillings cleanings and taught our beautiful patients how to brush and floss.   Our 17 volunteers were incredibl...

December 1, 2016

From November 3-17th, 2016 volunteers for The LOVE Project returned to Ecuador and were able to donate almost 2000 items to boys and girls from 8 different towns and cities.  2500 pounds of clothes, shoes, hygiene kits, toys and backpacks along with 50 bags of essentia...

April 29, 2016

We had a successful dental trip this year! We were able to treat over 750 patients with extractions, cleanings, fillings and oral hygiene instruction.  We served in Santa Elena, Libertad, Salinas and Cerro Alto.  It was such a rewarding experience and we can’t wait unt...

April 18, 2016

Saturday night (April 16th, 2016) a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck near Quito, Ecuador! At least 413 people have been killed and more than 2,500 more have been found injured.  The hardest-hit areas were the Manabi Province where 200 people died.  The damage has been w...

February 27, 2016

Our second annual dental mission trip to Guayaquil, Ecuador is coming up! April 2nd-12th 2016. We have 2 general dentists Dr. Khealynn Harris who practices in Olympia, Washington and Dr. Martiza Villamar who practices in Manhatten, New York volunteering with 8 senior d...

July 25, 2015

Last weekend we were able to collect donations and have a garage sale to raise money for the LOVE Project.  We made close to $400 to be able to use towards the purchase of food, clothing, toys and other essentials for the children of Ecuador. Thank you to those who don...

May 19, 2015

The LOVE Project Interview  Check out students Khealynn Harris and Dane Nelson sharing their experience of The Love Projects first dental trip on Good4Utah!

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April 8, 2015

Our first-ever LOVE Project outreach trip was a huge success.  Our group of volunteer dentists and student dentists provided extractions, fillings, restorations, and oral hygiene instruction for children and adults in need in the cities of Guayaquil, Punta Blanca and C...

December 8, 2014

We are working hard and getting ready to get organized for our first-ever dental humanitarian trip this coming February! We have 8 dental students along with a general dentist from New York, Dr. Maritza Villamar and we are so thrilled to have Oral and Maxillofacial Sur...

October 26, 2014

Our trip is just around the corner! We are all packed up and ready to leave this Friday!  We have received so many generous donations for this years project and are so excited to get things going!  During the year the Villamar sisters have been traveling to Ecuador dro...

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