PediPlace welcomed the newest member of their team, VISTA Tori Wheelis. Her role in the organization will be to help increase capacity by building a solid presence on social media as well as increasing patient and volunteer/donor engagement through social media and expanded volunteer opportunities. Tori jumped in head first, creating an online social media … Continue reading Tori Wheelis Increased Social Media Traffic and Raises Funds for PediPlace
June was a crazy month at PediPlace, a non-profit children’s health clinic in Lewisville. From celebrating the twenty year anniversary of the Director of Clinical Operations with PediPlace, to making the final steps to moving and preparing for a clinic remodel, to being celebrated as the Community Spotlight for CoServ, AmeriCorps VISTA, Kendra Reams ensured … Continue reading VISTA Kendra Reams Keeps PediPlace Connected with the Community
In May, Kendra Reams, the AmeriCorps VISTA at PediPlace, took on a role outside of her usual marketing and graphic design work by managing volunteers. She recruited and facilitated communication with a small youth group and other charitable organizations. Kendra's first group of volunteers spent 20 hours gathering supplies for and putting together around $120 … Continue reading Kendra Reams Takes on Volunteer Management at PediPlace
PediPlace Resource Development VISTA As a VISTA Member at PediPlace, you will help end poverty by increasing donation and volunteer opportunities to make healthcare a reality for every kid. Major functions include developing new fundraising activities to be used in PediPlace's service areas, increasing awareness and marketing volunteer opportunities by growing current and establishing new … Continue reading Service Opportunity!
AmeriCorps VISTA member Kendra Reams continues to build the online presence of PediPlace, a non-profit children’s health clinic in Lewisville, TX. Within the last month, PediPlace's message reached over 2,500 people via Facebook alone. For the month of February, activity on PediPlace's Twitter account also increased exponentially. With over 9,000 impressions made, PediPlace's Twitter account … Continue reading VISTA Kendra Reams Expands PediPlace’s Online Presence
December 2015 was a great conclusion for PediPlace, a non-profit children’s health clinic. Thanks to the work of AmeriCorps VISTA, Kendra Reams, the toy drives, volunteer organization and distribution of toys and warm clothes for PediPlace's patients went smoothly and successfully. PediPlace adopted 4 families with a total of 21 children to which the toys … Continue reading VISTA Kendra Reams and PediPlace Spread Holiday Joy
PediPlace is a non-profit pediatric clinic in Lewisville, TX which provides services to the underinsured and uninsured children of North Texas. The mission of PediPlace is to make healthcare a reality for every kid. After months and months of planning, PediPlace's first PediPlace Poker Party was a hit! AmeriCorps VISTA member, Kendra Reams, helped advertise … Continue reading VISTA Member “Ups the Ante” for PediPlace Fundraiser
VISTA member Kendra Reams, made important connections for PediPlace, the nonprofit pediatric clinic in Lewisville, TX. Kendra made it possible for PediPlace to get in the doors of Richardson ISD, a school district where PediPlace was previously not allowed to share the information about their services. Connections to school districts, like Richardson ISD, are very … Continue reading VISTA Member Expands the Reach of PediPlace’s Services to Richardson Independent School District
PediPlace is a non-profit pediatric clinic in Lewisville, TX which provides services to the underinsured and uninsured children of North Texas. The mission of PediPlace is to make healthcare a reality for every kid. An important component of VISTA member Kendra Reams’ service is to expand and engage the supporter base through social media. Kendra … Continue reading VISTA Member Kendra Reams Increases PediPlace’s Social Media Presence
We are very proud to announce that our VISTAs Katherine Sawyer and Nate Dears will be completing their full year of national service at the end of July 2015. Katherine has spent the last year serving as the Marketing and Communications Specialist for PediPlace located in Lewisville, TX. She will be leaving our project to … Continue reading Congratulations and Goodbye to Our New Alumni!