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Ugandan's long medical journey finally brings him back to Billings

Ugandan's long medical journey finally brings him back to Billings

Rogers Ssembatya’s story is complicated.

October 19, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Help make fresh water an instrument for peace

World Water Day is held annually on March 22 as a means of focusing attention on the importance of fresh water and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.

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Red tape keeps Ugandan youth from medical care he needs

Red tape keeps Ugandan youth from medical care he needs

There is a picture of Rogers Ssembatya in late 2011, a scant two months after he had undergone a complicated surgery to realign and fuse his spine.

March 11, 2014 5:00 am Photos

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Faith-based nonprofit helps Ugandans help themselves

Faith-based nonprofit helps Ugandans help themselves

Dr. Doug Parker took the trip of a lifetime earlier this year, and his enthusiasm about it is infectious.

October 28, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Walk for water set Saturday

The annual World Water Day 2013 Walk for Water will take place Saturday on the Rocky Mountain College campus in Billings.

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Come out for city's Walk for Water

Come out for city's Walk for Water

The U.N. designated March 22, 1993, as the first World Water Day. The U.N. has prioritized water access because the lack of it contributes to such widespread suffering, including increased poverty, high child mortality rates, depressed education levels and political instability. Nearly 20 pe…

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World Water Day

World Water Day

Billings residents met on the MSUB campus to hold the annual Walk for Water, which hopes to raise awareness of the need for potable water in many needy countries.

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Walk for Water raises money, awareness

Walk for Water raises money, awareness

During the Walk for Water on Saturday, 17-year-old Carl Bottrell got a taste of what it’s like to have to fetch your own water.

March 31, 2012 4:10 pm Photos

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Nadine Hart of Hope 2 One Life

Nadine Hart of Hope 2 One Life

Nadine Hart of Hope 2 One Life speaks at the World Water Day in 2012.

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Our water needs are huge and growing

The United Nations General Assembly designated March 22, 1993, as the first World Water Day. The U.N. has prioritized water access because it contributes to such widespread suffering, including increased poverty, high child mortality rates, depressed education levels and political instabilit…

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Nadine Hart

Nadine Hart

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African youth enjoying life after spine surgery

African youth enjoying life after spine surgery

Roger Ssembatya already has the best Christmas present he could have asked for.

December 25, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Ugandan teenager smiling days after complex spine surgery

Ugandan teenager smiling days after complex spine surgery

Roger Ssembatya has suffered more trials in 15 years than most people experience in a lifetime.

October 26, 2011 9:45 pm Photos

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Nadine Hart, Roger Ssembatya and Terry Fettig

Nadine Hart, Roger Ssembatya and Terry Fettig

Roger Ssembatya listens to his guardian, Terry Fettig, right, talk with the media on Wednesday at St. Vincent Healthcare. Nadine Hart, a physician assistant, at left, met Roger in Uganda in 2006, when the boy was suffering from major medical problems, and, with Fettig, helped to bring Roger …

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Hope 2 One Life show, sale on Saturday

A craft show and raffle garage sale will be held on Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Frontier Cancer Center at 32nd Street West and Grand Avenue. The event will include a BBQ lunch donated by Fuddruckers from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and featured speakers at 1 p.m.

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Billings makes a difference for world water

Thank you, Billings, for your amazing support at the fourth annual World Water Day, Walk for Water awareness event held on March 19, an international day of observance designed to educate, inspire and motivate people to respond to the global water and sanitation crisis.

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Medical donations

Medical donations

A box of medical supplies in St. Vincent Healthcare's distribution center is waiting to be shipped to Uganda where they will be used at the new $30,000 Emmanuel Clinic, which is set to open in January.

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Medical aid sought

Medical aid sought

Residents of Uganda wait outside a makeshift clinic to receive medical care from St. Vincent Healthcare workers who have donated their time and talents.

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Nadine Hart and Leigh Taggart

Nadine Hart and Leigh Taggart

Nadine Hart, left, and Leigh Taggart check boxes of medical supplies being collected at St. Vincent Healthcare. They will be shipped to Uganda where a new $30,000 clinic is scheduled to open in January. A group of St. Vincent Healthcare employees and other community leaders from Billings hav…

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Medical supplies

Medical supplies

A rack of medical supplies in St. Vincent Healthcare's distribution center will be shipped to Uganda to help stock the shelves of the new Emmanuel Clinic that is schedule to open in January.

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