Hayden and Children

Haiti 2014: Hayden Hubbard’s Experience

Maison Fortuné Orphanage was established in 2002 by Jean-Louis Lefort who named the orphanage after his father, Maison Fortuné. Jean-Louis was born into a poor peasant family in the Artibonite department of Haiti. He attended Virginia Tech where he received his degree in agricultural technology. After graduating he returned home to Haiti where he worked […]

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Dominican Republic 2014: Dr. Katrina McGillivray’s Experience

During the first week of May, Univera Associates and Corporate Staff accompanied Serve First’s partner, Vitamin Angels, on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Though Univera has assisted Serve First on several of these trips, the DR was a first for Univera. While there, the Associates witnessed the mission of Serve First played out […]

Shelly Sorg and Baby

Dominican Republic 2014: Shelly Sorg’s Experience

During the first week of May, Univera Associates and Corporate Staff accompanied Serve First’s partner, Vitamin Angels, on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Though Univera has assisted Serve First on several of these trips, the DR was a first for Univera. While there, the Associates witnessed the mission of Serve First played out […]

Angelyn Toth

Dominican Republic 2014: Angelyn Toth’s Experience

During the first week of May, Univera Associates and Corporate Staff accompanied Serve First’s partner, Vitamin Angels, on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Though Univera has assisted Serve First on several of these trips, the DR was a first for Univera. While there, the Associates witnessed the mission of Serve First played out […]

Univera’s Serve First™ Team Completes Charitable Work in Dominican Republic

As part of its commitment to revitalizing communities, Univera’s Serve First™ team recently returned from the Dominican Republic, where they assisted Vitamin Angels’ in-country partners in distributing multivitamins and albendazole, a deworming treatment, to the country’s at-risk children and mothers. Univera, through its philanthropic arm, Serve First, has partnered with Vitamin Angels on a variety […]

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Dominican Republic 2014: Jenna Wolff Tovar

During the first week of May, Univera Associates and Corporate Staff accompanied Serve First’s partner, Vitamin Angels, on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Below, learn more about the trip through the eyes of a Vitamin Angels employee. My name is Jenna Wolff Tovar.  I am the Foreign Travel Coordinator and Executive Assistant to […]

Dr Katrina

Dominican Republic 2014: Dr. Katrina McGillivray

During the first week of May, Univera Associates and Corporate Staff accompanied Serve First’s partner, Vitamin Angels, on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Though Univera has assisted Serve First on several of these trips, the DR was a first for Univera. While there, the Associates witnessed the mission of Serve First played out […]

Photography © Matt Dayka/Vitamin Angels

Dominican Republic 2014: Ralph Bietz

During the first week of May, Univera Associates and Corporate Staff accompanied Serve First’s partner, Vitamin Angels, on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Though Univera has assisted Serve First on several of these trips, the DR was a first for Univera. While there, the Associates witnessed the mission of Serve First played out […]