UCI Students Lend More Than Just a Hand
Flying Sams, short for The Flying Samaritans, is a nonprofit organization of physicians, nurses, dentists, pilots and other volunteers that provides free health care to people in Mexico. The organization boasts 1,600 members nationwide, with over 450 members in the UC Irvine chapter.
The Flying Samaritans have various clinics located throughout Mexico. The clinic for the UCI chapter, which is open once a month, is located in El Testerazo. The UCI chapter has the advantage over others of being close enough to drive